News and Events

November 5, 2016

TASCS Australia’s 40th Anniversary Gala: Presidential Address

Dear Guests, Patients, Family and Friends, On behalf of the Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Society of Australia it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to […]
May 1, 2016

Living With Thalassaemias

Survival and quality of life have improved for people who have moderate or severe thalassaemias. This is because: More people are able to get blood transfusions […]
April 11, 2016

Double Eagle Golf Club Donates Proceeds from Fundraiser to TASCS Australia

On the 7th April, the Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Society of Australia received at its office centre during its committee meeting, a visit from delegates of […]
April 6, 2016

Population boom means a shortage of compatible blood donors at Royal Children’s Hospital

THE Royal Children’s Hospital is being forced to search ­nationwide for compatible ­donors for its sickest and most regular blood recipients. Herald Sun, 18th June 2015 […]
March 28, 2016

Little Nicholas’ joy that mum Nancy Lucich is alive

By Kate Sikora, Health Reporter The Daily Telegraph – 7th May 2008 NICHOLAS Lucich can barely utter a word – but if he could talk the […]
March 10, 2016

Donors urged to save a life

By Cathy O’Leary The West Australian – 19th December 2014 No one would guess looking at Zewie Kanangu that she has a life-threatening condition that requires […]