Blood Disorders- Coping and Choosing a Hematologist: There are a handful of blood disorders that impact your blood’s ability to carry out its basic functions. Common blood disorders include aplastic anemia, bloods clots, and blood cancers such as lymphoma (follicular lymphoma) and leukemia.
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Did you know that globally Anemia affects 1.62 billion people, which accounts for an estimated of 24.8 % of the world's population? Many people suffer from a form of Anemia and ignore the symptoms and signs. What do you know about Anemia?
Brain Awareness week is a global campaign to increase awareness on the progress and the benefits of brain research. Did you know that nearly 700,000 people in the United States are living with a primary brain and central nervous system tumor?
Common Brain Diseases
Did you know that men and women have an equal chance of acquiring von Willebrand disease? However, women are most likely to experience complications as a result of heavy bleeding during menstrual periods and excessive bleeding after childbirth. Bleeding disorder awareness month is simply to educate others of the various bleeding disorders and to be aware of the symptoms.
What is a Bleeding Disorder?
The American Cancer Society’s estimates for prostate cancer in the United States for the year 2015, that there would be about 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer. Did you know that about 1 in 7 men would be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime?
What is Prostate Cancer?
Did you know that every 3 minutes someone in the US is diagnosed with blood cancer? The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is leading the way in funding research to advance breakthrough therapies and ensure access to treatments for blood cancers and improve the quality of life for patients and their families.
What is Blood cancer?
Right now, only 66% of African American patients fighting blood cancers like leukemia and sickle cell disease can find a donor match to give them a second chance at life.