Remembering the HIV Crisis

 Do you remember the first time you heard about HIV or AIDS? Now it’s common to hear of it and you probably know people that have HIV.It was the early ’80s when I first heard of HIV, there wasn’t even a name for it yet. I was sitting in my truck during a break at […]

Best of You, Journey to Healthier Joints: Meet Orlando

Meet Orlando Vives | Team Asociación Puertorriqueña de Hemofilia My name is Orlando Vives and I am a member of the Asociación Puertorriqueña de Hemofilia. When starting out the challenge I honestly thought I would need to step up how much exercise I did in a day, but I was rather surprised to find the amount […]

Best of You, Journey to Healthier Joints: Meet Eduardo

Meet Eduardo Rodriguez | Team Asociación Puertorriqueña de Hemofilia I’m the public relations coordinator for Asociación Puertorriqueña de Hemofilia and part of the APH team for HFA’s Journey to Healthier joints challenge.As a von Willebrand patient I have never had any serious issues besides one of my knees. For that reason and also my concern […]

Best of You, Journey to Healthier Joints: Meet John

Meet John Faria | Team Captain | Team Oklahoma Hemophilia Foundation My name is John Faria and I am a big fan and proponent of HFA and the Blood Brotherhood program! I’ve had the pleasure of being Oklahoma Hemophilia Foundation’s Men’s Committee Lead until this past November, where I am hanging up the reigns after […]

Sangamo and Pfizer Announce Updated Results in Gene Therapy Treatment

The following is an excerpt from a press release from Sangamo. Read the press release in its entirety here. Sangamo Therapeutics Inc., a genomic medicine company, and Pfizer Inc. announced updated follow-up results from the Phase 1/2 Alta study evaluating investigational SB-525 gene therapy in patients with severe hemophilia A. The data showed that SB-525 […]