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The bond between siblings is extra-special, even more so if one has a #bleedingdisorder. In this week's mom's blog, Lovee shares how summer camp helped her children grow closer together, and better understand how #hemophilia affects them all differently.
March 9th Fact: Nearly 30% of people with #Hemophilia A, and 2-3% of people with Hemophilia B, form an inhibitor to clotting factor. Inhibitors are antibodies that the immune system develops to destroy the factor. Developing an inhibitor is a serious & costly complication of hemophilia. Many inhibitor patients describe their life as similar to before effective treatment was available, & face quality of life issues. Treatment of bleeding episodes and inhibitor eradication can be long…