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Living Independently with Turner Syndrome

Turner Syndrome (TS) is a genetic condition that affects 1 in every 2,000 live female births. Individuals with TS usually have short stature, may be infertile, and may experience a variety of medical, cognitive, and psychological challenges. Given these challenges,…

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TSF’s Professional Membership for Healthcare Professionals

Ongoing, specialized medical care is essential for those with Turner Syndrome (TS). The Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) offers a Professional Membership Program for healthcare professionals to network, share resources, and register themselves as TS providers in our registry. Communication is…

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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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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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Legislative & Public Health Advocacy for Turner Syndrome

Rally for Medical Research

During Turner Syndrome (TS) Awareness Month, we hope you are discovering the many different tools communities can utilize to advocate for positive change. The TS community needs new leaders to help bring about this change. Will you be the one…

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The Healthy Impact of Being Helpful

young woman helping senior man with payment on internet using laptop

As children, we often learn to treat people the way we would want to be treated, or how being helpful is important because it benefits the world around us. But what if helping our community not only benefits the world and…

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Deep Learning Could Lead to Earlier Turner Syndrome Diagnosis

As part of its mission to support the Turner Syndrome (TS) community, the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) is committed to making earlier diagnosis a reality. Early diagnosis means that TS patients and their caregivers can better prepare for any related…

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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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Finding Your Inner Confidence

As part of its mission to support the Turner Syndrome (TS) community, the Turner Syndrome Foundation (TSF) gives individuals with TS free resources to overcome their physical, mental, and social challenges. This helps them reach their full potential and teaches…

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