In the concluding episode of Wana Udobang‘s enlightening series Warriors, Timi Edwin discusses growing up with sickle cell with a severe honesty that stuns as much as it educates.
While we are sad that the series has come to an end, we are nonetheless thankful that it came into our lives, showing us what it means to live with the disease. Watch episodes one, two, and three here, here, and here.
In this episode, Timi Edwin discusses her worst crises, the emotional and financial toll the disease takes on a life and the pain.
She also has advice for parents bringing up children with sickle cell, saying, “Raise this child like she’s a normal human being.”