“I try to foster healthy self-esteem by trying new things with the confidence of a survivor and the wisdom of a mature bleeder. Chronic illness is a blessing when its management is just part of life.”
This book, the fifth book in the B2B series, Hemophilia B: Your Point of View, has been developed to provide tips from your peers who have hemophilia B. It can help you deal with some of the challenges you may encounter during your adolescent or teenage years. It offers suggestions from medical professionals about building self-esteem, taking charge of your own medical care, and planning for your future. You may find it helpful to share this book with your parents and other members of your family, as it may offer a way for them to understand hemophilia B from your point of view.