Haemochromatosis 'bigger threat than we thought'
Genetic disorder Haemochromatosis can cause liver failure, diabetes and severe arthritis if untreated. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Haemochromatosis: 'Most common' genetic disorder test call
Jenny Lees, whose son had haemochromatosis and died, wants to see routine testing for the disorder. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Commonest genetic mutation causes much morbidity
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Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 17, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Hundreds of thousands could be suffering with 'stealth disease' caused by common genetic disorder
Ruth Jones, (pictured) a mother-of-two from Stamford, Lincolnshire, was diagnosed after suffering aches and pains. Haemochromatosis was previously thought to be a minor condition. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'I was in excruciating pain from excess iron'
Too much iron in the blood, or haemochromatosis, is a little-known, debilitating condition, often undiagnosed. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DR MARTIN SCURR explains the Celtic condition
Haemochromatosis is an inherited disorder where the intestine absorbs excessive amounts of iron from the food that you eat. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Screening for haemochromatosis cost effective in Australia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - December 31, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Model of haemochromatosis screening developed
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - November 30, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Doctor's Diary: Imagined pain that is real
Having long been told that chronic pelvic pain was psychosomatic, finally a cause of the symptoms that many women suffer with has been found and even better a treatment (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - August 31, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: chronic pelvic pain senile pruritus haemochromatosis itchy skin aspirin public health Doctor's Diary Metformin diabetes endometriosis James Le Fanu Source Type: news