Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

Most people, including many doctors, have never heard of HHT. In fact, most people who have HHT don’t know that they have it - Sara Palmer

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

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'I have the same rare disease that killed my brother'

I was like all of the other kids at school, just that my doctor was in Cork and not in Dublin, even though I lived in Swords.

He was both my doctor and my brother Paul's doctor. Before Dr Adrian Brady could become our doctor, we had to do some tests and, if we passed, he could be our doctor.

A lot a kids can suffer nosebleeds but ours were different. Growing up with nosebleeds was normal in my house. Firstly, it wasn't just me but it was my mam and my brother too. And my aunties and uncles, my granddad, my great grandmother. Alarm bells.

My mam had spent the majority of both her pregnancies in bed with heavy nosebleeds and had to get blood transfusions. When my…

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