The American Society of Hematology, the #1 source of up-to-the-minute information for hematologists, now has a fantastic section just for patients. If you want to learn all the components of your blood or you're looking for specific information on even rare blood disorders, this site has it all!
Venous thromboembolism (VTE), also known as blood clots, is an underdiagnosed and serious, but preventable medical condition. It is important to know about VTE because it can happen to anybody at any age and cause serious illness, disability, and in some cases, death. The good news is that VTE can be prevented and treated if discovered early.
Ok, so this is shameless self-promotion, but along with this website, we've created a FB page to enlighten, entertain and inform.
Serving Region 1 of Upstate S.C., this organization has done amazing work for the many residents of our community and their families suffering from this disease. They rely on local financial and volunteer support and are worthy of your contribution of time or money. They are truly a blessing to our local sickle cell community.
The Blood Connection makes it easy for your loved ones to direct their blood donations in your name if you are in need of this precious resource as a result of your treatment or disease.
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancers--leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and Hodgkin's disease.
Dedicated entirely to the fight against multiple myeloma, the International Myeloma Foundation is a great resource for patients and those interested in learning more about this blood cancer.
Medical professionals love to turn to UpToDate as medical management is constantly evolving. Now they have great resources for patients--and always up-to-date!