TASCS Australia

June 12, 2017

Month on, no end to thalassaemics’ agony

  By Aparna Banerji 10th June – Tribune News Service – Jalandha, India A month after as many as 35 patients of thalassaemia at the local […]
May 26, 2017

Time for a national policy on thalassaemia

Afshan Yasmeen 7th May 2017 – The Hindu As the number of thalassaemics grows in India, a prevention and control programme is nowhere in sight Unlike […]
May 15, 2017

Haemoglobinopathies and the Rheumatologist

Abstract The haemoglobinopathies are a relatively common, heterogeneous group of inherited conditions that are the result of either a quantitative abnormality (e.g. thalassaemia) or structural [e.g. […]
May 15, 2017

Greetings from the Coordinator of Thalassaemia Society of NSW

“Dia Dhuit” from Cyril, Dia Dhuit is Gaelic for “hello”. Gaelic is one of the national languages of Ireland, and is my place of origin, but […]
May 10, 2017

Living with Thalassemia: Robert’s Story

Did you know that beta thalassemia major, the most severe form of thalassemia, affects at least 1,000 people in the United States? By staying committed to […]
May 8, 2017

8th May 2017 – International Thalassaemia Day Message

TASCS Australia would like to announce on this important day for all thalassaemia patients, that our Society still seeks to endeavour to continue advocating for the […]
March 31, 2017

TASCS AUSTRALIA VISITS JULIA BANKS

On Wednesday 22nd February 2017, TASCS Australia’s Community Liaison, Mr Vasilios Manavas had the opportunity to visit the office of Julia Banks. Mrs Banks is the […]
March 17, 2017

NOTIFICATION: ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING for 2015-2016

TASCS Australia cordially invites all Society members, prospective members and interested parties to attend its Annual General Meeting for the period of 2015-2016. As members may […]
March 8, 2017

Explainer: what are blood groups and why do they matter?

The Conversation – 7th March 2017 By Erica Wood and Lucy Fox If you’ve ever needed a blood transfusion, or donated blood, you probably would have […]