The National Bleeding Disorders Foundation (NBDF) is thrilled to announce the upcoming launch of the revamped Steps for Living website, your ultimate educational resource for living with inheritable blood and bleeding disorders. Whether you're a patient, parent, caregiver, or healthcare provider, this updated site is designed to guide you through every stage of life, helping you and your loved ones live healthier, happier lives.

Steps for Living is an educational program created in part through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Cooperative Agreement with continued support from Pfizer Hemophilia.

We can't wait to unveil the new Steps for Living website at the end of July. Get ready to explore new and improved content and resources that are more accessible and user-friendly than ever before. Stay tuned!

Steps for Living Website Coming Soon



What's New and Improved?

  1. Updated Content We've refreshed our content, especially in the Treatments section, focusing on how the different types of treatments work in the body and easy FAQs about each treatment type. Whether it's factor or non-factor treatments, you'll find the most current and comprehensive information here.


  2. Dual Navigation Options Navigate the website your way! Choose by topic—such as Basics of Bleeding Disorders, Treatment, Staying Healthy, Through the Years, and Everyday Life—or by age group (0-8 years, 9-15 years, 16-25 years, 26+ years). This tailored approach ensures you find the information most relevant to you.


  3. Readable for All Ages Our content is crafted to be accessible to both adults and kids (9+), making it easy for everyone to understand and benefit from.


  4. Engaging Interactive Content The new Steps for Living website features downloadable resources designed to engage users of all ages. You can now easily share these resources and tools with your healthcare providers, loved ones, and others in your support network.


  5. Bilingual Accessibility All content is available in both English and Spanish, broadening our reach and ensuring more people can access the information they need.


  6. Intuitive, Mobile-Friendly Design Our redesigned site offers a more intuitive user experience and is optimized for mobile devices, so you can easily access it on the go.


  7. Aligned with NBDF's Inclusive Brand The new website reflects NBDF's commitment to inclusivity, ensuring everyone in the bleeding disorders community feels welcomed and supported.


Stay tuned and get ready to explore the new and improved Steps for Living website. It's more than just a resource; it's a lifeline for living well with bleeding disorders. Visit us soon and step into a healthier, more informed future with NBDF!


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We extend our deepest gratitude to Pfizer, our launch sponsor, for their unwavering and continued support of our Steps for Living website. From its inception to its recent revamp, Pfizer's commitment has enabled us to provide essential resources to individuals navigating the challenges of bleeding disorders. Learn more about how Pfizer connects patients and caregivers affected by rare conditions with valuable programs and information


Steps for Living is supported by charitable grants from NBDF’s Community Education sponsors. Steps for Living was originally created in part through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Cooperative Agreement with continued support from Pfizer Hemophilia. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC. Together, we are dedicated to empowering individuals and families within the bleeding disorders community, ensuring they have the tools and support needed to thrive at every stage of life.