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Jade’s personal story

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Jade has Type 1 von Willebrand disease (VWD). As a young woman, she understands the issues many other young women are going through as they begi...... read more

A Story from the other side

Mon 16 Jul 2012

Let me start off by introducing myself – I’m Molly, I live in the western suburbs of Sydney, I have mild haemophilia A with levels b...... read more

Be kind to yourself

Thu 21 Jun 2012

I was diagnosed with VWD when I was 16 years old. I went to get checked out after having almost two years of violently heavy, erratic and u...... read more


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Playing competition wheelchair football

Fri 4 Oct 2019

Joe Chivers tells his story of playing elite competition wheelchair football with VWD.

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Triathlons to Ironman

Mon 13 May 2019

Pat Kitschke, a 21-year-old with mild haemophilia from South Australia, has set himself the challenge of competing in the Cairns 70.3 Ironman this year. 

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Rock climbing challenge

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Australian brothers Andrew and Scott are taking on the Yosemite climb in California

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