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B12 injections stopped in parts of UK due to  Covid-19 virus : Accessing B12 injections

Methylmalonic acid (MMA)

Methylmalonic acid (MMA) What is MMA? Methylmalonic acid is an organic acid of which the blood levels are usually raised in case of a B12 deficiency. Adenosylcobalamin – one of the two active forms of B12 – is a cofactor of the enzyme L-methylmalonyl-CoA- mutase,...
B12 injections stopped in parts of UK due to  Covid-19 virus : Accessing B12 injections

Testing B12 during treatment

Testing B12 during treatment We often hear of individual doctors, and some nurses, who believe that the patient with Pernicious Anaemia should have his or her B12 levels monitored when they are being treated with replacement therapy injections of B12. The main reason...
Cobalamin News Spring 2020

Cobalamin News Spring 2020

In this Newsletter Campaign for the guideline on Pernicious Anaemia → British Isles B12 Group → New Treatment Development → Support Group coordinators Training Day → New: conference interviews → Upcoming Events → New Management Structure → Documentary: Living with PA...
Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference 2013

Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference 2013

Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference October 2013 Martyn Hooper’s Welcome Talk “Recent Developments” followed by part 1 of Dr. Willemina Rietsema’s talk “Treating B12 Deficiency – could we do better?” Part two of Dr....
Living with the fog

Living with the fog

Living with the fog Documentary film directed and produced by Kimberley Epton. Written by Martyn Hooper MBE, executive chair of the Pernicious Anaemia Society. Part One Part Two Part Three More...
Cobalamin News Winter 19-20

Cobalamin News Winter 19-20

Winter 2019 – Volume 2 Issue 21 CHAIRMAN’S REPORT ON 2019 I’ve been told off, scolded, reprimanded and made to promise that next year I won’t be so frugal with my posts. If I have a failing it’s that I don’t keep everyone informed of what I have been doing on...
Cobalamin News Spring 2020

Cobalamin News October 2019

In this Newsletter PAS Conference 2019 → NICE Explained → No-Deal Brexit → Hidden diseases & Blue badge scheme → Research news → Volunteer wanted → Upcoming Events → Run, cycle or shop for the PAS → Documentary → Autumn 2019 – Volume 2 Issue 20 Over 70% of...

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