- SB13-1777 SB13-1777 Jul 31, 2013


Definition:

A sex-linked disorder, hemophiliac's blood lacks the chemical components that cause blood to clot. HGD Chapter 3, p.56

Examples:

  • When a person bleeds, bleeding doesn't stop naturally.
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Analogies:

Hemophiliac is like a busted water pipe while out of the house. Hemophiliac is like a flowing river that everyone wants to build a dam on.

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In the News:

Ebru Today - Patrick James Lynch - Hemophilia in the Media
Summary:
"Stop the Bleeding" is a comedic web series centered around a proactive hemophiliac determined to raise awareness about the disorder. Patrick James Lynch tells us more.

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