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HAE Awareness in Rwanda

By |June 26th, 2019|HAE Africa Articles|

HAEi Regional Patient Advocate-Sub Sahara Africa, together with the new doctor contact in Rwanda, Dr. Edgar Kalimba from King Faisal Hospital organized the 2nd HAE Doctors Symposium at Kigali, Rwanda to raise more awareness amongst African doctors. It was hosted by King Faisal Hospital in collaboration with HAEi and was well attended by a [...]

HAE Awareness Day Celebrations!

By |May 16th, 2019|HAE Africa Articles|

Today May 16th is HAE Day celebrated all over the world to raise awareness on hereditary angioedema which is a rare and life threatening condition. Join us as we celebrate the lives of those patients who are living with this condition in their daily lives and also to celebrate the lives of those we [...]

What does hereditary angioedema look like?

By |January 10th, 2019|HAE Africa Articles|

Hereditary angioedema is characterized by huge massive swellings that spontaneously occur on the body lasting up to five days and causing serious disability and potentially life threatening if manifestations are in the laryngeal area. If you experience such symptoms please go and get your C1 esterase inhibitor levels as well as your C4 esterase [...]