Your Questions

Real questions from women in the community, answers by medical professionals.  If you would like to submit a question, please click here.  Please note that NHF under no circumstances recommends particular treatment for specific individuals and in all cases recommends that you consult your physician or local treatment center before pursuing any course of treatment.

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March 09, 2018

It is possible that in the first few days of a woman's cycle the VWF levels are lowest, but this...

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March 08, 2018

So the nomenclature is important before recommending treatment. There are hemophilia A carriers...

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March 02, 2018

There is no contraindication related to placement if there has been a recent delivery of a child...

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February 09, 2018

Sexual activities other than penetrative sex may be...

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February 02, 2018

It is not recommended to start with IUDs for management of heavy menstrual bleeding unless there...

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January 26, 2018

There has been success in small studies demonstrating significant reduction in heavy periods...

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January 19, 2018

Making a diagnosis of VWD is difficult and the difference between severe type 1 and type 3 can...

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January 12, 2018

The rate of bleeding in pregnancy is quite wide with up to 27% of women experiencing this and...

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January 05, 2018

It all depends on your body and specific bleeding disorder. You might feel some pain, as well as...

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