Two brothers are in a crisis. They have been hospitalized because of the severe pain of there Sickle Cell Disease.
14-year-old Kevin Francis and 10-year-old Jayven are brothers born with Sickle Cell Disease.
Their hope for long-term relief is riding on successful Stem Cell Transplants from another brother.
It’s a fight that effects every aspect of this family’s life.
Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a serious, inherited condition affecting the blood and various organs in the body. It affects the red blood cells, causing episodes of sickling, which produce episodes of pain and other symptoms.
Check out their video story to see how this family is keeping hope alive although the odds are against them.
Also a Go Fund account has been set up to assist the family: