Hosted by: Joslyn Olsen
Guest: Tina McMullen
In this episode of HemoStories, Josie interviews Factor Support Network’s Tina McMullen about her job as a client services representative and her experiences as a hemo-mom.
Tina, from Birdsboro, Pennsylvania, opens up about her son’s rocky road to a diagnosis, the way that she and her husband learned to incorporate the disorder into their daily life, and how she handled child abuse allegations in the hospital.Tina’s son, Dakota, has a spontaneous case of Hemophilia B. She shares their history, their feelings, and even offers advice to anyone going through the same thing.
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Special thanks to Mason Morris from SLC, UT for writing the theme song, “Just Smile,” which was written as an optimistic reminder that there is hope for a cure and a bright future in the hemophilia world.