Information on blood disorders, plus links to trusted resources.
Blood coagulation disorders
Trusted information about blood coagulation disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to haemophilia.
Blood platelet disorders
Trusted information about blood platelet disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS)
Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is a blood disorder that increases the risk of developing blood clots or having problems during pregnancy. Learn more here.
What is a haematologist?
A haematologist is a specialist doctor who treats conditions that affect the blood – such as leukaemia and haemophilia – and the organs that make the blood.
Trusted information about bleeding disorders from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on women with bleeding disorders.
Thalassaemia is an inherited blood disorder that prevents a person from producing enough healthy haemoglobin to carry oxygen around the body. Learn more about its symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and where to find support.
Diagnosis of eating disorders
To diagnose an eating disorder, a doctor will need to assess your condition before referring you to the services you will need for recovery.
Full blood count
A full blood count is a common blood test for general health, which can also provide information about a range of conditions. Find out more about full blood tests by reading our trusted partner pages.
Stroke prevention through medicines and surgery
Trusted information on medical treatment to prevent stroke, include surgery on the carotid arteries and medication to reduce blood pressure or prevent blood clotting.