Month: July 2017

Inhibitor Update

People with haemophilia receive recombinant factor concentrates to help their blood to clot. However, in some people, the immune system may produce antibodies which block the effects of the treatment. These antibodies are known as ‘inhibitors’.   Each year we have several smaller educational meetings in Dublin and around the country to address members with …

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Hospital & Home Visits

The Society offers support to persons with haemophilia, von Willebrand’s disease, related bleeding disorders and to their families on any issue which relates to their haemophilia or their ability to deal with their medical condition. This support includes regular hospital and home visits. Meeting members in their homes allows us to integrate our understanding of …

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Summer Magazine 2017

The summer edition of our quarterly magazine is ready to view online. The magazine includes a report and update from the CEO, dates for your diary, articles from members, reports from events, and information on Educational Grants and Barretstown. Click here to have a read!