The ART of travelling with haemophilia

When you have haemophilia, getting out and about in your day-to-day life can be tough, let alone travelling. So what happens when you’ve got a holiday planned?

We’ve prepared a handy list of things you might want to think about when travelling with haemophilia to ensure a turbulence-free (get it?!) experience.

Before

Travelling

You may need different types of letters for different stages of your journey. The World Federation of Hemophilia has developed a number of sample letter formats that you can use for:

While

Travelling

Want to have another look at these tips closer to your travels?

For more tips and advice on managing your haemophilia while travelling, and to hear stories from people who have travelled with haemophilia, watch the video below:

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Before You Leave - ReDefine Haemophilia (Travel)

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Smooth Trip - ReDefine Haemophilia (Travel)

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Bleeding Abroad - ReDefine Haemophilia (Travel)

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Quickfire Questions - ReDefine Haemophilia (Travel)

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References

  1. The Haemophilia Society. Travel Insurance. Available from https://haemophilia.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/traveldoc.pdf. Last accessed August 2019.