CAREST--Multilingual Regional Integration for Health Promotion and Research on Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemia.

Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a significant problem in the Caribbean, where many individuals have African and Asian forebears. However, reliable prevalence data and specific health care programs for SCD are often missing in this region. Closer collaboration between Caribbean territories initiated in 2006 to set up strategies to promote better equity in the… CONTINUE READING