Mild Hemophilia: Things To Know

Mild Hemophilia: Things To Know

Not every form of hemophilia is the same. Many people with hemophilia experience milder symptoms, sometimes resulting in a delayed diagnosis. Mild hemophilia patients usually require less prophylactic care but face their own unique challenges. There are things to...
Open Enrollment For Bleeding Disorders

Open Enrollment For Bleeding Disorders

  Around November each year, open enrollment for health insurance begins. Access to affordable, quality health insurance is important for everyone, especially those with chronic illnesses such as bleeding or auto-immune disorders. If you or someone you love is...
Mindfulness For Chronic Illness

Mindfulness For Chronic Illness

How helpful is mindfulness for chronic illness? Getting through the day can seem daunting and almost impossible if you have a chronic illness. Maybe you feel like you can’t take the pain for just one more moment – let alone a day. However, a combination of...
What Is A Hemophilia Pharmacist?

What Is A Hemophilia Pharmacist?

You have ongoing medical treatments if you have a bleeding disorder, such as hemophilia. Part of that treatment plan includes working with a pharmacist to ensure proper education on necessary medications. In addition, some pharmacists provide services specifically for...
Who Is Ted Slavin?

Who Is Ted Slavin?

Ted Slavin was an incredible man who helped save millions of lives with his blood. Back in the 50’s, Ted had received a blood transfusion for his hemophilia that contained blood infected with hepatitis B. Slavin’s doctor found that while Slavin’s...