Category: Patient Resource


Turner Syndrome and Celiac Disease

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month. Those with Turner Syndrome (TS) are at increased risk for celiac disease. As with TS, Increased awareness is critically important, so that patients, their caregivers, and medical professionals are aware of the symptoms, diagnosis,…

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How Vision Problems Can Affect Your Life

Individuals with Turner syndrome (TS) are more susceptible to vision problems than the general population. Vision challenges can affect almost every part of a person’s life. Since May is Healthy Vision Month, let’s look at some common vision issues and…

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Social Skills and Relationships in Turner Syndrome: a Study

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One of the main goals of the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) is to educate medical professionals and institutions on important research that can help patients with Turner Syndrome  (TS). In this post, we summarize the research paper “Social Skills and…

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Safe & Effective Hormone Therapy for Turner Syndrome Patients

The Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) is a strong advocate for early diagnosis. Diagnosing Turner Syndrome (TS) early is critical, in part, because it allows for timely and effective growth hormone therapy (GHT) treatment for TS patients. Read below about one…

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Gene Analysis Helps Identify Causes of Turner Syndrome

As part of its mission to support the Turner Syndrome (TS) community, the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) spreads awareness of this chromosomal condition. With increased awareness, researchers will have the knowledge to develop new perspectives about TS. As a result,…

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Turner Syndrome Foundation 2021 Annual Report

As we pause to reflect on our 2021 Annual Report, the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) hopes for peace, safety, and joy in the new year. As part of our mission, we encourage others to ask for the help they need,…

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Austin Corbett’s TS Story

Intro This holiday season, many are celebrating the positive aspects of their year as well as spread the spirit of charity by helping their communities.  Recently, we found a story that has done both for our foundation. We are proud…

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How To Confidently Talk about Infertility: a Guide

Intro Are you struggling with talking to your family about infertility caused by Turner Syndrome (TS)? Are you a woman with TS who’s finding it difficult to talk to your partner or strangers about it? This article will discuss everything…

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Electronic Health Records Enhance Turner Syndrome Diagnosis

As part of its mission to support the Turner Syndrome (TS) community, the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) spreads awareness of earlier diagnosis. Early diagnosis means that TS patients and their caregivers can better prepare for any related medical issues and…

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Turner Syndrome and Heart Health

Heart health is especially important for those with Turner Syndrome (TS), as their risk of certain types of heart disease is higher. It is crucial that TS patients receive early cardiac care to avoid serious illness and possibly death. This…

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