Resources



The Manitoba Chapter office provides resource material to any person seeking information on inherited bleeding disorders. Many booklets and pamphlets are available from the Chapter office and many more are available from the National office. The Chapter office also has a number of items that are distributed to members to help them with their bleeding disorder.

Living With It

All of these items are free for Chapter members with bleeding disorders. The variety changes from time to time. Please come by the office and see if any of these might help your family.

  • MedicAlert Registreation Pamphlets – See Member Services for help paying for bracelets and necklaces.
  • Cold/Hot packs – Various sizes and types
  • Elastic Tourniquets
  • Squeeze Balls – Improve veins in hands
  • Nosebudd – Cold pack for nose bleeds
  • Soft Helmets for Children – Some available in the office. If we don’t have the right size, we can order it for you!

 

Hemophilia Resources
  • All About Carriers
  • A Home treatment Guide & Notebook
  • All About Inhibitors
  • All About Hemophilia: A Guide for Families
  • Amicar and Cyklokapron, A Guide for Patients and Caregivers
  • Desmopressin, A Guide for Patients and Caregivers
  • The Emergency Room: PREPARE TO SUCCEED
  • Fibrinogen or Factor I Deficiency – An Inherited Bleeding Disorder
  • Go For It!
  • Hemophilia from diagnosis to homecare: Support for the journey.
  • Hemophilia: What School Personnel Should Know
  • Must You Always Be a Boy? (Children’s book)
  • Pain: The Fifth Vital Sign

 

 Von Willebrand Resources
  • All About  von Willebrand Disease
  • Amicar and Cyklokapron, A Guide for Patients and Caregivers
  • Desmopressin, A Guide for Patients and Caregivers
  • Diane Dino’s Dilemma: A Story of von Willebrand Disease – (Children’s book)
  • The Emergency Room: PREPARE TO SUCCEED
  • Go For It!
  • Pain: The Fifth Vital Sign
  • Von Willebrand Disease – The Most Common Bleeding Disorder: Your Questions Answered
  • Von Willebrand Disease: What School Personnel Should Know

 

 HIV/HCV Resources
  • Family Planning Options: A Guide for Serodiscordant Couples
  • Hepatitis C Resources
  • Hepatitis C: An Information Booklet for People Infected With the Hepatitis C Virus, and Their Families and Friends
  • Hepatitis C: Common Disabling Symptoms and Treatment Side Effects