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On The Pulse at the WFH 2018 World Congress in Glasgow

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The countdown to the biggest global gathering of the bleeding disorders community is firmly on!  From May 20-24, we will be amongst thousands of attendees descending on the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow, Scotland for the 33rd biennial World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2018 World Congress. WFH 2018 is one of the most hotly […]

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Factor This! Series: An Interview with Chris Bombardier (Part 2 of 2)

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Chris Bombardier’s extraordinary endeavours have become the stuff of haemophilia folklore. His quest was to scale the Seven Summits, and in doing so, he literally reached the top of the world – the “Goddess Mother of Mountains” we know as Mount Everest! The curveball that makes it all the more jaw-droppingly incredible is that he has severe haemophilia! In […]

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Factor This! Series: An Interview with Chris Bombardier (Part 1 of 2)

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In May 2017, Chris Bombardier defied multiple odds by becoming the first person living with haemophilia to summit the highest mountain on Earth – Mount Everest! At the turn of the year, Chris followed up this incredible feat by scaling Mount Vinson in Antarctica, which was the last climb in his extraordinary dream of completing the Seven Summits. […]