HoG Handbook

Feelings and Reactions


baby with dadHaving a bleeding disorder is not easy.  This chapter of The Handbook describes feelings people have living with a bleeding disorder. It gives ways to help you handle the painful feelings.  It suggests ways to cope with some of the more common social problems. 

The first section, "About Feelings", is for everyone.  After that, there are sections for:

  • parents of children with bleeding disorders
  • teenagers with bleeding disorders
  • adults with bleeding disorders
  • brothers and sisters of children with bleeding disorders
  • spouses and partners of people with bleeding disorders.