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Fantasy Football: How Does the Sickle Cell Trait Impact Players?


Originally published at: https://www.thefantasyfootballers.com/articles/fantasy-football-how-does-the-sickle-cell-trait-impact-players/

Sickle cell trait (SCT) is an inherited disorder from just one parent where hemoglobin’s ability to carry oxygen in your bloodstream is reduced. Hemoglobin is a protein found in red blood cells that carries oxygen to various tissues in the body, including muscles. Worth noting, SCT is different than sickle cell disease (SCD). SCD is…