The TSC Alliance in the USA and its medical advisory committee has recently provided an updated COVID-19 Vaccine position Statement. You can click here to read it in full. Whilst the situation in Australia regarding vaccine approvals and availability is … Read More
As you will have heard the Government has recently recommended that people under 50 years of age are given the Pfizer vaccine rather than AstraZeneca. We know that this may have resulted in the postponement of vaccinations for some of our community. It is a confusing time with information and expectations changing rapidly. Unfortunately, at this stage, there is no specific advice for people with TSC, and it seems unlikely that there will be in the short term. We can certainly understand and sympathise with why members of our community may be feeling frustrated by the lack of certainty.
Researchers at Melbourne University and the Australian Genomics Health Alliance would like your feedback. They are working on a project for which they are searching for participants to give feedback on the effect of the COVID-19 crisis on the quality … Read More
Talking to children about this virus isn’t always easy. The NSW Department of Health has released a great booklet to help parents talk to their young children about COVID-19. We thought you might find this a helpful resource for your … Read More
We would like to invite our TSC Community to join in a very time-sensitive, international research project aimed at finding out how individuals with special needs are coping with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and all its repercussions. Dr Ru Ying … Read More
On 8 April 2020, Rare Voices Australia (RVA), in conjunction with its Scientific and Medical Advisory Committee, issued this statement calling for the development of critical care guidelines for Australians living with a rare disease to inform Australian hospitals and … Read More