Haemochromatosis Awareness Week

10 August 2015 12:00am  -   16 August 2015 12:00am

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Haemochromatosis Awareness Week is an opportunity to focus attention on haemochromatosis and the risk of inherited iron overload.

Haemochromatosis is a common inherited iron overload disorder. Iron overload may lead to serious medical problems, the good news is that it is easily treated if detected early and is no barrier to a normal, healthy life.

If you know someone in your family has haemochromatosis, or you have been feeling tired and aching for an extended period, talk to your GP about haemochromatosis.