von Willebrand Disease (VWD) is the most common hereditary bleeding disorder. A family history of a bleeding disorder is the primary risk factor. Because many people with VWD have very mild signs, the condition can go undetected for years.
Are you one of the 2% of Americans affected by VWD? Take a closer look at VWD. Ask your doctor if you and your family should be tested for this common, treatable bleeding disorder.