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أرشيف الكاتب: Catherine Skari

NOW I AM THE VOICE by Maria Hadjidemetriou

At 2 ½ years old, I was diagnosed with Thalassaemia, a rare genetic blood disorder that primarily affected those of Mediterranean descent. My parents are both Greek Cypriot and at that time, one in 200 infants born were diagnosed with Beta‐Thalassaemia on our beautiful, ancient island of Cyprus. My mother ...

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JUST LANDED: A new TIF Publication on Blood & COVID-19

Is the new coronavirus transfusion transmittable? What is the guidance that internationally acclaimed bodies, such as the World Health Organisation (WHO), the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and others provide with regard to adequacy and safety of blood and its products? This brand new informational guide about ...

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: TIF reschedules the International Thalassaemia Day 2020 Celebrations for the 8th of September due to coronavirus

  Given the unprecedented global public health crisis brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, TIF announces that the celebrations of the International Thalassaemia Day 2020 on the 8th of May, including all the Federation’s activities that were initially programmed, are rescheduled for Monday, 8 September 2020. TIF strongly urges its members ...

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TIF publishes new material on the COVID-10 Pandemic

TIF continues the efforts to address the questions and concerns of its global patients’ and healthcare professionals’ community about the COVID-19 Pandemic and, in doing so, it has issued 2 brand new informational documents. The TIF-proposed Haemoglobinopathy Patient Pathway for Day Care Centres, Units and Clinics treating patients with thalassaemia ...

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