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Sickle cell disease might be an afterthought, but it affects more people than you think. Kier Spates a.k.a Junior, from “The Steve Harvey Morning Show,” was diagnosed with sickle cell. He joined the show to drop some knowledge on us about the disease. Listen to the audio player to hear him discuss shocking statistics, how it affects our communities, and how he’s trying to bring awareness.

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