REMINDER - Living with Ataxia Survey

If you have not already done so (and we have no way of knowing, as the Questionnaire is Confidential; we merely pass them on to the Ataxia Clinic), please return your completed Questionnaire as soon as possible to the office below or complete online through the following link:- https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FGP9D89 All members are encouraged to take part in this important research and we thank all those who have already responded.

Kind regards

Barbara Flynn - CEO

Ataxia Ireland Latest News

Jul
02

Ataxia Ireland Holiday 2016 - Donamon »

An excellent week was had by all in mixed weather which, however, didn’t interfere with any of the planned activities.  As well as the annual staples such as Fishing, Shopping (which was ...[read more]

Jun
16

Living with Ataxia National Survey »

We are launching this survey with the National Ataxia Clinic in Tallaght Hospital. The aim of the survey is to establish the impact of having ataxia on quality of life and also the costs of the condition...[read more]

Jun
11

Ataxia Ireland Social »

At last Saturday’s Social, a presentation was given by Clodagh Clerkin, Information Officer, on cutting edge research currently underway and Dr Petya Bogdanova, Registrar at the Ataxia Clinic,...[read more]

Jun
07

New Logo »

Ataxia Ireland has changed its logo. The new logo is a depiction of a DNA strand. This helps to illustrate the basis of ataxia but it also shows people with the condition are more than their disability....[read more]

Jun
06

Women’s Mini Marathon »

A big ‘thank you’ to all those of you took part on behalf of Ataxia Ireland. We hope you enjoyed the experience and were able to spread awareness about our charity. ...[read more]

May
24

The company Horizon Pharma has bought the right for Interferon Gamma in Europe »

Horizon Pharma is running a phase-III trial in USA using Interferon gamma and completed the recruitment of 90 patients with Friedreich's ataxia early this month. They have now announced the agreement...[read more]

May
20

ACCESSIBLE SPANISH HOLIDAY »

Details provided by Kiara Lynch Member and ‘blogger’ Kiara, has kindly sent us the following links to a holiday destination in Andalucia from which she has just returned and found, as...[read more]

Apr
13

Annual Ataxia Conference 2016 »

Research’s Elite Gather Over the course of 3 days, junior and senior scientists gave presentations on the progress of their research. They talked about the different genes that are important...[read more]

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'LIGHT' by Clodagh Clerkin - International Ataxia Research Conference »

The following poem was written and delivered by one of our members, Clodagh Clerkin, at the end of the International Ataxia Research Conference held in the UK - March 2015.   ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ The...[read more]

Kiara Lynch's Blog »

A Blog by one of our members, Kiara Lynch https://friedreichsataxiajourney.wordpress.com/ ...[read more]

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