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About 130 babies are born in California each year with sickle cell disease, according to Mary Brown, president of the Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California.
The Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California offers free hemoglobin- trait counseling.
Prop 71 has also drawn a broad and diverse coalition of grassroots supporters that also include Nobel Prize-winning scientists and medical experts, more than 100 state and local elected officials, faith-based organizations, families involved in patient advocacy and efforts to cure diseases, and organizations like the Alzheimer's Association California Council, California Medical Association, American Nurses Association of California, American Diabetes Association, Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California, ALS Therapy Development Foundation, Parkinson's Action Network, California Congress of Seniors, and the National Coalition for Cancer Research (NCCR).