Pain Management

Pain Management

Pain can be a persistent and troubling side effect of living with an inheritable blood or bleeding disorder. Learn how to manage pain effectively and healthily.

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Just the word “stroke” is ominous, and for good reason. Strokes are the No. 5 cause of death and a...
4 Reasons to Establish Care at a Hemophilia Treatment Center
If you or someone you love has been diagnosed with hemophilia, von Willebrand disease or another type of bleeding disorder...
What You Should Know About Hematomas
People with bleeding disorders are familiar with bruises, but similar situations that cause bruising can also cause hematomas. While similar...
Decoding Dizziness
Everyone’s experienced a bout of dizziness at least once in their life—usually it’s as a child after running around in...
How to Treat Bruises That Come With Bleeding Disorders
Easy bruising is one of the most common and frequent symptoms of hemophilia. After all, a bruise occurs when an...
How to Make Your Home Office More Ergonomic
With a full year of working from home under our belts, it’s painfully clear as we hunch over our laptops...
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Kolbie Clarke, 17, has mild hemophilia A and low von Willebrand factor, and when she started having joint issues playing...
4 Ways to Relieve Arthritis in Winter
Cold-weather months are always a challenge for people with arthritis, but this year might be even more difficult. With the...
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Max Feinstein has moderate hemophilia A and severe arthritis in his right elbow, his target joint. At 21, he tried...
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Use these simple exercises—such as body scans and deep breathing—to alleviate your pain, stress and anxiety.
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What are the risks and benefits for people with bleeding disorders?
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