BBNaija: Laycon Reveals He Has Sickle Cell

BBNaija: Laycon Reveals He Has Sickle Cell - Vantage News Nigeria

Big Brother Naija housemate, Laycon, has revealed that his blood group is hemoglobin (hb) SC.

The hemoglobin SC disease is the second most common type of sickle cell disease which occurs when a child inherit the Hb C gene from one parent and the Hb S gene from the other.

Although less severe, persons with Hb SC have similar symptoms to individuals with Hb SS.

Laycon, who made the revelation during a conversation with fellow housemates on blood group, said he does not like revealing it because it makes people think he is sick.

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