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2019 Iron Filings Fall Bulletin | Bulletin d’autumne

December 11th, 2019 by Administrator

Our latest Iron Filings newsletter is now available. Please click here to view (PDF).               […]

World Haemochromatosis Week: Do you know about haemochromatosis?

June 4th, 2019 by Administrator

The health implications of what is one of the most common genetic disorders are being brought to awareness during World […]

Sign up to be an Ambassador at a BC Blood Donor Centre this May!

April 2nd, 2019 by Administrator

We need your help! If you are able to volunteer as a Canadian Hemochromatosis Society ambassador for  a minimum of […]

Remembering Marie Warder on International Women’s Day

March 8th, 2019 by Administrator

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we remember the late great Marie Warder, founder of the Canadian Hemochromatosis Society. Marie […]

Hemochromatosis: “Stealth” condition may be the cause of more diseases than previously thought

January 29th, 2019 by Administrator

Two new studies using data from the UK Biobank show that hereditary hemochromatosis is linked to higher rates of diseases […]

Hereditary Hemochromatosis: Reflections on a diagnosis

December 21st, 2018 by Administrator

It is the time of year when we give and receive gifts and count blessings. My hereditary hemochromatosis diagnosis came […]

2018 Iron Filings Fall Bulletin | Bulletin d’autumne

December 1st, 2018 by Administrator

Our latest Iron Filings newsletter is now available. Please click here to view. Notre plus récent bulletin est disponsible. Veuillez cliquer […]

LifeLabs Genetics New Service | Un service de dépistage génétique

November 12th, 2018 by Administrator

Hemochromatosis Genetic Testing and Counselling Now Offered Through LifeLabs Genetics Our parents pass down many genetic traits, which make up […]

Therapeutic Recommendations | Recommandations thérapeutiques

November 12th, 2018 by Administrator

Theurapeutic Recommendations An internationally approved set of recommendations for the treatment of hemochromatosis in C282Y homozygotes has been published. These […]

Clinical Trials | Essais cliniques

October 12th, 2018 by Administrator

Clinical Trials for Iron Overload Drug Clinical trials are currently underway worldwide for a potential treatment of iron overload in […]