Iron Overload and Hemochromatosis: For More Information
Downloadable Patient Resources
Resources developed by the CDC and its partners:
Additional Hemochromatosis Information
Patient Group Information
Iron Disorders Institute* (IDI)
A national voluntary health agency that provides patient services, books,
and literature about hemochromatosis and other disorders of iron such as
non-HFE related iron overload, iron loading anemia, anemia of chronic
disease, and iron deficiency anemia.
Family Health History
Health Care Professional Online Training Site
In addition to this Web site, the CDC and its partners have developed a
training site for health care professionals,
Hemochromatosis: What Every Clinician and
Health Care Professional Needs to Know, an online training course for
primary care providers describing the pathophysiology, epidemiology,
diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with adult onset
The course also provides FREE Continuing Education Credits for physicians,
nurses, and other professionals; please visit the site for more detail.
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