Infusing Love: Prepare for the Unexpected

I love reading my horoscope.  A recent one read, “Come to grips today with financial issues that need your attention. Pay bills, go over accounts, and definitely make a budget.” For those of us living with bleeding disorders, that budget should include paying medical bills you hadn’t bargained for. It’s important to be prepared for […]

Dear Addy: Out-Of-Pocket Maximums

Dear Addy:I see that my out-of-pocket maximums have gone up this year to $6,600 for an individual and $13,200 for my family. How am I supposed to afford this? With one severe bleed, between hospital stay, medication, and follow-up visits, we could reach this limit within a single month.Sincerely,Sonya, Hemophilia A patient & Hemo Mom___________________________________Dear […]

CDC Webinar: Reproductive Issues in Women with Bleeding Disorders

On Thursday, January 22, 2015, the CDC hosted a webinar to help women with a bleeding disorder recognize the signs and symptoms of reproductive issues. The webinar was facilitated by Andra H. James, MD.Dr. James is Consulting Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University, where she also has an appointment in the Division of Hematology. Dr. James […]