The Iron Disorders Institute Guide to Hemochromatosis
Publish Date: 2009-11-01
Author: Cheryl Garrison
More than one million Americans suffer from Hemochromatosis, and most have to suffer through misdiagnoses and multiple doctor visits before finding the right treatment. If left untreated, Hemochromatosis can lead to heart attack, diabetes, cirrhosis, or cancer.
Written by top medical researchers and experts, this comprehensive and reliable guide dispels the myths, explains the basic science behind the disease, and provides clues for diagnosis. It also includes inspiring case studies, treatment options, common questions, advocacy resources, and more.
The number-one bestselling and most comprehensive guide, now updated with the latest scientific research
The popular first edition has net sales of more than 11,000 copies; second edition is updated with the latest research
More than one million Americans suffer from classic Hemochromatosis
The CDC estimates people with Hemochromatosis are misdiagnosed 67% of the time and see an average of three doctors before a successful diagnosis