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What is ataxia

'Ataxia' means ‘lack of order’. People with ataxia have problems with movement, balance, and speech. Over 10,000 people in the UK have a form of ataxia. There is currently no cure but we are working to find one every day. Learn more

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Deferiprone in Friedreich ataxia: a 6-month randomized controlled trial.

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Patient Experience Survey

EFNA is launching a European survey on the impact of living with a brain disorder.

Please help us by circulating this survey and we would encourage yourself, colleagues, family and friends to participate!

The 2015 Nude Calendar Catches the eye of the Press

The Exeter Express and Echo, Oswestry and Border Counties Advertizer and The Salford Star have featured two of the 2015 Calendar stars!

The 2015 'laid bare' Calendar

The perfect gift for Christmas!

Childlife Christmas Cards Now Available!

Childlife is a special collaboration between four charities helping children, of which Ataxia UK is a part of.

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Ataxia UK East Branch

Ataxia East's next meeting is our Christmas Meal at the Fitzwilliam Arms, Marholm on Saturday 6th December. Hope you have booked in?

Ataxia UK London North-West Branch

While we are called The N.W. London Branch, you don’t have to have an NW postcode to join us!

Ataxia UK Leeds Support Group

Next meeting on Thursday 20th November. 1pm.

Ataxia UK Wirral Support Group

Next meeting will be at 12:30pm on Saturday 22 November 2014 at the Twelfth Man pub, Greasby Road, Wirral. CH49 2PP.

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Virgin Money London Marathon

Enter London Marathon 2014 by joining are team today! More info

2015 Brighton Marathon

Join Ataxia UK team for this beautiful coastal marathon taking place in Brighton in April 2015.

DIFC Santa Run 2014

Take part in the run series by joining thousands of other participants in our fantastic Santa run! Join us in London's Victoria Park for an amazing event in aid of a charity close to your heart.

London 2 Brighton Challenge