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Our New Awareness Poster

July is National Hemochromatosis Awareness Month and in an effort to raise awareness we are unveiling our new poster for use in doctor’s offices, clinics, and hospitals.

July 4, 2016  /  Comments Off on Our New Awareness Poster

July is Hemochromatosis Awareness Month

PRLog (Press Release) – July 2, 2016 – Gaithersburg, Maryland – July is National Hemochromatosis Awareness Month and the nonprofit Hemochromatosis Information Society (HIS) is continuing its efforts to bring awareness of the disease to rural areas of the United States.

July 2, 2016  /  Comments Off on July is Hemochromatosis Awareness Month

Learning About Hereditary Hemochromatosis

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) began as the National Center for Human Genome Research (NCHGR), which was established in 1989 to carry out the role of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the International Human Genome Project (HGP). In 1996, the Center for Inherited Disease Research (CIDR) was also established (co-funded by […]

June 24, 2016  /  Comments Off on Learning About Hereditary Hemochromatosis