Sport Purple for Platelets Day
September 25, 2017 is observed as a Sport Purple for Platelets Day. September has been designated as National ITP Awareness Month.
ITP is a disease characterized by low platelets that ranges in severity from mild to life threatening. Thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) in some patients will be asymptomatic, while others will have bleeding symptoms.
Sport Purple for Platelets Day Sponsor: Platelet Disorder Support Association
To learn more, visit http://www.pdsa.org