The Haemochromatosis Society

The Haemochromatosis Society

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The Haemochromatosis Society

Haemochromatosis is one of the most common genetic disorders. It affects up to 1 in 400 in the UK; about 1 in 10 people are carriers. If you have it your body absorbs more iron than it needs. The iron stays in your organs and can cause irreparable damage. Early detection and treatment saves lives Supporting those affected, promoting awareness and aiding research.