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Hemophilia Survey for $

Beacon Healthcare Communications, a healthcare communications company, is working on behalf of a pharmaceutical manufacturer in the hemophilia market.  We are in the process of recruiting patients (18 years old and older) and caregivers of children (12 to 17 years old) with either hemophilia A or B to participate in a very brief market research […]

How Half-Life of Factor Really Works

by Andy Matthews with Dr. Mike Wang Bleeds were very common, in the 1970’s when I grew up.  The reason for that was that most people did not have access to factor, and many did not have the capability to use factor or Cryoprecipitate at home.  However, even today, there are many reasons why adult […]

WRESTLING TO GET A KNEE REPLACEMENT

If you ask Charles what his favorite things in life are, he will reply without hesitation that his wife Amber, and two sons Jamey (three) and Max (four) are the lights of his life. Although Charles shares a similar passion for family with many other fathers and husbands, Charles is unique because he suffers from […]

Make Needle Sticks A Treat!

At my speaking engagements, I always mention that if you can deal with hemophilia, then you can deal with anything life throws at you. Kids need to be proud of their hemophilia and learn to tell their friends about it in a positive way. I also believe  that by being brave enough to infuse themselves […]