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Autoimmune Diseases Common in Turner Syndrome

autoimmune diseases common in turner syndrome

In this post, we will discuss some of the autoimmune diseases commonly associated with Turner Syndrome (TS), including Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, diabetes, and celiac disease. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of these conditions below. Note: The information…

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Autoimmunity and Immune Dysregulation in Turner Syndrome Webinar: 5 Takeaways

5 facts about autoimmunity in Turner syndrome

This post presents five interesting facts about Turner Syndrome (TS) and autoimmunity from the recent “Autoimmunity and Immune Dysregulation in Turner Syndrome” webinar, presented by Dr. Roopa Kanakatti Shankar. Dr. Shankar is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The George…

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Financial Resources for Growth Hormone Therapy

Do you have a child or loved one who has Turner Syndrome (TS) and needs growth hormone therapy (GHT) but cannot afford it? Do you know another parent in this situation? Read below to learn about what financial resources for…

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Turner Syndrome Transition Study

All Turner Syndrome patients ages 12-25 are able to support research through this online survey! Check out this research opportunity from Nisha Patel, a two-year endocrinology fellow at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She is studying the transition from…

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Finding the Right Doctors for Your Daughter with Turner Syndrome

Amy and Chris are the parents of Avary, a wonderful, now four-year-old little girl who has Turner Syndrome. They have long been advocates for Turner Syndrome awareness, having navigated the stages of coping with diagnosis, finding care, and parenting a…

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Turner Syndrome Research: AJ’s Journey

Turner syndrome research

Written by Audrey (AJ) Jones, Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) intern and researcher. AJ is an anthropology PhD candidate at Emory University. She has been studying Turner Syndrome (TS) and working with the TSF since 2016. After completing her Princeton University…

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Understanding Experiences with Turner Syndrome- Research Project

Research Opportunity

Audrey (AJ) Jones is an anthropology PhD candidate at Emory University. She has been studying Turner Syndrome and working with the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) since 2016. After completing her Princeton University Bachelor’s thesis on Turner Syndrome communities, she is…

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Turner Syndrome Variations

Turner syndrome variations classic mosaic

Turner Syndrome manifests itself differently in each patient. This post will examine the different variations of Turner Syndrome and what that means for girls and women with the condition. Many people do not realize that there are two variations of…

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Self-Advocacy for Better Health

Christina is a woman who has Turner Syndrome, a wife, and a teacher. In this monthly blog series, she shares her experiences living with Turner Syndrome. This month I would like to shed some light on the open-heart surgery that…

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