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EXPRESS IT OUT! by Nitya Gupta

Hi guys, hope you all are doing well. This week I had a painful prick while giving sample, on asking “is it paining really hard” I simply replied nah all okay. Later I find myself wondering when was the last time I truly shared the real extent of my pain? ...

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THALASSAEMIA IN OUR EYES by Anton Skafi

Few days ago there was a about thalassaemia on this chat about thalassaemia whether it is a blessing or not, and the dark side of thalassaemia. At that moment I was with a friend, Loizos Pericleous, who is a thalassaemic as well. he said that he has written an article ...

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LIVING WITH THALASSAEMIA by Nitya Gupta

It’s international thalassemia week and what could be a better topic than sharing experiences. So, I am sharing tad bit of my way of living with thalassemia. Living with thalassemia is no less than a roller coaster ride. Just when you think your counts are doing good, ferritin is in ...

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ACCEPTING YOURSELF by Nitya Gupta

I don’t want to sound preachy at all, the reason why am writing this article is recently I overheard I apologize for it, two mothers of Thalassemia patients talking “I never share his Thalassaemia status with anybody ,look at him,her son, he looks so normal”, though I never gonna know ...

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GIVING BIRTH by Rita and Andrew Rodricks

We are proud to announce the birth of our twins, Dylan and Ellie, born on the 19th June 2013 at North Middlesex Hospital. I am 44 years old, with thalassemia major; and we had been trying for 7 years to have a baby. It was hard continuing with IVF (both ...

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