A Longing Investigation

Written by Paige Wanner

The Verdict

Emily Jones has had many different symptoms the past few months. She has had trouble breathing and chest/joint pains. With the help of many brilliant doctors we have found a disease. She has Sickle Cell Anemia which causes these symptoms. It is caused by clogged blood vessels. This is a big problem for the circulatory system and also the respiratory and nervous systems. With the help of different articles we feel the she should get a bone marrow transplant or special drugs. With this operation/drugs she should be feeling better soon.

More about Sickle Cell Anemia

Symptoms include pain in joints and chest. The pain can last from a few minutes to a few days. The red blood cells turn into a sickle shape. This disease is inherited from your parents/family. This can be found through blood tests. To stay well you should healthy and eat healthy foods and plenty of sleep. If you start feeling the symptoms of this disease tell an adult immediately