WFH Lead Research Points to Higher Global Hemophilia Prevalence

The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) recently announced the publication of a new study on the global prevalence of hemophilia, the results of which suggest a number that is significantly higher than the previous estimates. Findings from this eye-opening study were...
Fall Advocacy: Get Ready, Busy Fall Ahead

Fall Advocacy: Get Ready, Busy Fall Ahead

Ann Kendall | Co-Chair VHF/HACA Advocacy Committee Fall 2019 will be a busy time in advocacy throughout Virginia from dinners to educational calls. This fall, we also launch our new Advocacy Ambassadors program – leading up to what we expect to be a busy...
UNITE FOR BLEEDING DISORDERS WALK – ONLY SIX WEEKS AWAY!

UNITE FOR BLEEDING DISORDERS WALK – ONLY SIX WEEKS AWAY!

When: Sunday, October 20th, 11:00 am Where: Robious Landing Park, Midlothian Register: www.uniteforbleedingdisorders.org/event/rva Our Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk is kicking into high gear and coming up in about 6 weeks on October 20th! We hope you will join us...
September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month is observed each September and is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). National Preparedness Month promotes family and community disaster and emergency planning now and throughout the year. The 2019 theme is...
VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH: DEBBIE BAUGHER

VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH: DEBBIE BAUGHER

Debbie Baugher is mother to 3 sons and proud grandmother to 3 grandsons and 1 granddaughter. The youngest grandchild Ray is how she became involved with the Virginia Hemophilia Foundation. “Before his birth in 2014, I had a limited knowledge of bleeding disorders....