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What is genetic haemochromatosis?

Genetic haemochromatosis (GH) is a genetic disorder causing the body to absorb an excessive amount of iron from the diet.

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Our charity relies upon the selfless support of donors and fundraisers to provide much-needed help to people affected by genetic haemochromatosis. Can you help us fundraise?

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Information for healthcare professionals

We work closely with healthcare practitioners and clinicians to optimise the care delivered to people with genetic haemochromatosis. Check out our clinical resources.

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  • New members' Iron Brew Social - January

    Join us for our new members' Iron Brew social, via Zoom. Do you know anyone with GH? We didn't when first diagnosed.....come along! Read more

  • Training : Genetic Haemochromatosis & Primary Care

    We provide free professional development webinars, specifically tailored to GPs to identify and diagnose patients with genetic haemochromatosis. Register now. Read more

  • Northern Ireland Iron Brew Social - February

    This social is a "Norn Iron" special, co-hosted with Neil Irwin and Hilary Dickson from the Northern Ireland HUK members' team. Join us for informal social, via Zoom. Read more