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“ I have learnt that carriers live without getting any complications the way sicklers do and that you
cannot know that you are a carrier unless you test. Intensify sensitisation on social media”.
“I have learnt how sickle cell is acquired. Services should be extended to villages”.
“Please intensify screening in universities as you give information as well. Thank you for the work”.
“I have got good information about sickle cell. More sensitisation is needed. Thank you for the good
“People have wrong information about sickle cell. More sensitisation is needed and screening. I have
learnt how sickle cell disease is acquired”.
“Ive learnt it is vital to go for medical check ups. I applaud the team for the services and hospitality. I
have learnt how someone with sickle cell can be managed to stay healthy”.
“I have learnt that sickle cell is genetic and not contagious. Sensitisation must be intensified, testing
must be done before marriage and before getting children.
Thank you for the free service because some people cannot afford paying for them”.
“We need more information and support about sickle cell. Counselling was good. Parents need to give
enough information about their children’s health status to the teachers. Sickle cell testing has to be
“Thank you for the information and screening, this will help us know what decision to take in the future.
Sickle cell testing should be must to everyone”.
“I have learnt not to fear to go for health check ups and to like testing for various diseases. There is need
for more community sensitisation. Train more people so that they get to reach out to many others in
“Thanks to the presenter for giving clear sickle cell information. We have to be careful when choosing
marriage partners, we need to test first. Thank you for the screening”.
“It was an educative event.Introduce clubs in many schools dealing with issues pertaining sickle cell.
Avail information to schools in magazines and brochures about sickle cell”.
“The event was inspiring. You need to extend your services to villages because people there lack a lot”.
“I have liked the interaction with different students, this will help us put ideas together and see how
best we can help fellow students living with sickle cell disease keep well in school”.
“ I have known my sickle cell status. There is more need to pass on information about sickle cell to other parts of the country in order to reduce on…Ntale Bridget Naava, Kampala
“I have learnt alot which is going to help me make my sickler son lead a normal life Thank you USCRF”.Nelson Were, Bukoto
“Iam glad to know my sickle cell status, Thank you for the awareness and screening . Thanks for being a very welcoming team”.Nakalule Lillian, Kyambogo
“I got to know about you through the show you had on Delta TV. with your advise, i now know how to take care of my baby, how to feed…Karungi Clare, Makindye Luwafu
“I have acquired very relevant and good knowledge and education about sickle cell and how to live with it. Iam a carrier, my daughter is a carrier but i have…Turwomwe Emmanuel, Mukono
“This office (USCRF) is so encouraging/ strengthening and promising. I testify that iam living in a better state than before”.Mwebesa Joseph, FortPortal