It takes some real courage for kids to go to Camp Courage - courage in dealing with a disease that doesn't go away.

Camp Courage is for kids with sickle-cell disease, a painful, chronic disease that is passed through families, and for which there is no cure. But the camp is helping kids learn to take control of the disease, rather than letting the disease control them.

FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean is Working for You with the report.