Pregnancy and birth are often times of great joy, but they can also be times of anticipation and anxiety, especially among women with bleeding disorders.
While living longer is something to celebrate, it also means facing aging-associated health conditions, such as cancer and kidney disease.
Once a lifetime limit is “used up,” an insurance plan is almost always terminated. No one wants that.
The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) is pleased to announce its research and fellowship award winners, who were honored at NHF’s 61st Annual Meeting in October 2009.
A new recommendation by NHF’s Medical and Scientific Advisory Council addresses concerns of blood contamination from transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, also known as prion diseases.
In his speech at the 2009 Annual Meeting Opening Session, NHF CEO Val D. Bias reiterated NHF’s commitment to its chapters and the community through various programs and campaigns.
San Diego chapter develops tutoring program.
World Hemophilia Day 2010, which is celebrated on April 17, aims to improve awareness of hemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders.
Elvis swiveled them. Jeans hug them. People with hemophilia have pain in them. Hips. Without them, we couldn’t walk or stand. But when hips hurt, life can slow to a crawl.
When prenatal testing revealed that her first child would be a son with hemophilia, Amy was worried.
Six-pack abs and ripped biceps may look sexy, but in the real world, they are not very realistic.
Your mom’s tummy is getting bigger and bigger as a baby grows inside it. Maybe you’ve even felt the baby kick or push. Soon, you’re going to be a new big brother or big sister!
While men and women are equally affected by von Willebrand disease, in women, heavy menstrual bleeding is often the major symptom.
The Forbes family met President Obama and gave him a copy of their book, which describes stories of people with hemophilia.