The information for this post has been taken from: http://stepsforliving.hemophilia.org/basics-of-bleeding-disorders/identifying-types-of-bleeds Hemophilia may be diagnosed early after birth, or sometimes it may not be diagnosed until later in life when more obvious signs or symptoms appear. One of the earliest signs of hemophilia is more than normal bleeding following circumcision. Or, it may first be recognized during
Due to a low number of responses, this program has been cancelled.
Local families & friends hit the ground running to support a very important cause, our 2015 Run for their Lives 5k and our Hemophilia Walk on Saturday, September 12. The annual event, held at the North Park Harmar Grove Shelter, continues to be a resounding success with the help of so many individuals and business sponsors. This
We will be raffling off gift baskets after the walk on September 12th! Tickets for the chinese auction will be 3 for $5 or an arms length for $10. Don’t miss out on your chance to win one of these great baskets! Tastefully Simple Basket Spinach and Herb Dip Mix Classy Chocolate Pound Cake
About Team Pace: Team Pace is made up of a wonderful little 8 year old named Sebastian who has moderate hemophilia A, his terrific sister Isabella (age 6) and his proud mom (Brianna) and Dad (Matt). We recently moved into the Pittsburgh area and are very excited to take part in our first Hemophilia walk! Sebastian
Congratulations to Nikole Scappe for winning the Ryan White Youth Award! The Ryan White Youth Award is presented to a young person who has helped educate others both within the bleeding disorders community and among the general population by increasing awareness and understanding. Ryan White (1972-1990) had severe hemophilia and contracted AIDS in 1984 through
About Gino: Gino, a 17 year old Hampton High School Senior, loves to play golf, snowboard, and plays trumpet in the Hampton High School Marching Band, was born in Montana and diagnosed with hemophilia at birth. There was no Hemophilia Treatment Center or support group in place in Montana, nor was there even a physician
About Jaxson: Jaxson is 20 months old and was diagnosed with Severe Type A Hemophilia when he was about 6 months old. Jaxson loves being outside, playing with his big sister Analise and dog Bella. His favorite activity is swimming. Jaxson’s favorite cartoons are Mickey Mouse and Handy Manny and he absolutely loves playing with cars