Haemochromatosis Awareness Week 2015

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Each year in August, Haemochromatosis Australia coordinates Haemochromatosis Awareness Week. The week is an opportunity to focus attention on haemochromatosis and the risk of inherited iron overload through the media, displays and other activities. This year the week will be observed from 10 – 16 August. In Melbourne, Haemochromatosis Australia will host a free public…

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Are You Ignoring Your Haemochromatosis?

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Haemochromatosis

Being diagnosed with any disease can be overwhelming, but ignoring it won’t make it go away and can even be life threatening. Now, I was no poster child when it came to accepting my diagnosis of haemochromatosis.  In fact, it took me five or six years to take my diagnosis seriously. It was only when…

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Living Your Best Life With Haemochromatosis

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Hi, I’m Joanne and this is my wellbeing blog on living life to the fullest whilst managing haemochromatosis, a genetic disease which causes the body to store too much iron.  My blog celebrates all that I love – cooking, nutrition and wellbeing. Did you know haemochromatosis is one of the most common genetic disorders, with one…

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