We’ve been contacted by a journalist working for a National Newspaper in the UK who is looking for someone who had itchy skin as one of their symptoms of Pernicious Anaemia. Here’s what she says: “I am looking for a case study of a person with pernicious anaemia for...
You may remember that last September we told you about a PhD student who was looking at how long-term conditions like Pernicious Anaemia affects those who are in education, either full or part-time. Members were invited to contact the student to tell of how, and to...
We know that there are serious problems with the diagnosis of Vitamin B12 Deficiency in general and Pernicious Anaemia in particular. And the new Guidelines from the British Committee for Standards in Haematology acknowledge these shortcomings and point out that the...
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) The Benefits System in the UK underwent a major change in recent years with the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) replacing the Disability Living Allowance. Those who used to receive, or still receive the Disability Living...
Yesterday we met with the Laboratory Director of one of the Regional General Hospitals in Wales. The meeting was relating to one of the research programmes currently being conducted that the society is involved in. At the meeting, it was revealed that the hospital...
The Pernicious Anaemia Society
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CF31 1BZ U.K.
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Of patients waited 5 years or more for diagnosis
Of patients were initially misdiagnosed