HHT in the News

WMAR Baltimore: Musician with rare disease overcomes health scare

May 20, 2022

March 9, 2022 | WMAR Baltimore | By Abby Isaacs. Musician with rare disease overcomes health scare – “A rare disease turned a Maryland man’s life upside down and it all started with one symptom. Now that he has a treatment plan that works, he’s sharing his story, hoping it helps others to get diagnosed early.”…

Business Insider: 39-year-old mother of three in the UK, suffered from daily nosebleeds

March 22, 2022

March 9, 2022 | Business Insider | By Lauren Crosby.  After a lifetime of constant nosebleeds, a woman found out she had a rare genetic disease – “Kate James, a 39-year-old mother of three in the UK, suffered from daily nosebleeds throughout most of her life until she was given a diagnosis she never expected.…

HHT on the TODAY Show: “Mommy I love you. My head hurts.”

November 9, 2021

Alexis was diagnosed with HHT at the age of 2 1/2 and underwent routine screenings at her local HHT Center of Excellence. Her life changed in an instant when she was rushed to the emergency room. The last thing she said to her mother before her life completely changed was, “Mommy I love you. My…

WFMZ-TV 69 News reports on HHT-HTC Openings

August 11, 2021

There’s nothing we relish more than seeing news coverage about HHT. We were so excited to have WFMZ-TV Channel 69 report on our two newest HHT-HTC Treatment Centers that opened in Indiana and Michigan! Not only did the reporting share the good news about access to care but gave an overview of HHT and its…

Meta: Accelerating Research on Rare Diseases

April 6, 2021

March 19, 2021 | Meta | By Jennifer L. Minnick “At a recent workshop about Meta, Executive Director of Cure HHT Marianne Clancy noticed a new scientific paper about the rare disease she’s focused on curing — in the form of a case report from Sudan. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, or HHT, is a genetic disorder that causes…

Women in Science Day 2021 – International

February 12, 2021

“HHT Ireland reminds us that women and girls play a critical role in science and technology communities and that their participation should be strengthened.” HHT Ireland talks to Petronella McLoughlin, an HHT patient who is a Senior Finite Scheduler with MSD Biotech, Dublin. McLoughlin notes: “It is exciting to be among those who influence therapeutical…

HHT Billboard

HHT Awareness in a BIG Way!

July 6, 2020

This June Awareness Month, Cure HHT was able to spread awareness in a huge way with a 24-foot-wide billboard! Our “More Than Just a Nosebleed” billboard was perched on Route 50 in Maryland, the most traveled highway to all the Maryland beaches where approximately 30,000 cars passed this sign every single day. Can you imagine…

New HHT Center Gives Hope to Father and Son with Rare Genetic Disease

June 21, 2020

May 19, 2020 | Michigan Health | by Rene Wisely: “Nose bleeds are a less frequent tradition in the Gutowski family now as a team of doctors work together to treat their abnormal blood vessels caused by hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia…”

Pournaras - Peterbourough Examiner

Canada Girl’s Rare Disease Inspires Her to Co-Author Book

June 1, 2020

May 31, 2020 | The Peterbourough Examiner | By Omar Mosleh:   “Most kids in the hospital spend their time thinking about going home, but Eleni Zoe Pournaras spent her time in the Hospital for Sick Children putting the finishing touches on a book she co-authored and illustrated…”