Answers and support for persons living with sickle cell anemia.

The best doctor for sickle cell patients in Houston? Find answers to these questions and more from a community of people just like you.

From symptom flare-ups to trouble navigating the health care system, living with sickle cell can be challenging and unpredictable. Group Gene is a place to find non-medical advice, suggestions, and reviews from a caring community of people who live your experience every day.


Ask questions about insurance, products, best doctors, dealing with pain and more.


Living with SCA can be an emotional rollercoaster. Talk to people who live your experience.


Learn about the latest research in SCA or participate in studies remotely from your phone.

It's always great to find people who understand your struggle and genuinely care about you. I have made a lot of great friends on Group Gene and found valuable advice on a range of issues. I love it!

~ Sandra Johnson
Jackson, Mississippi