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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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International Ataxia Awareness Day - article by Doctors 2.0 - Paris

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International Ataxia Awareness Day

International Ataxia Awareness Day - 25 September 2014

Talking to children about genetic conditions

Researchers are seeking volunteers to take part in a workshop in London in September

The value of new medicines

Take part in a study that aims to find out how people affected by a rare genetic condition define the 'value' of a new medicine.

International Ataxia Research Conference call for abstracts

Registration and abstract submission are now open for next spring's conference for scientists and clinicians.

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Ataxia UK Ipswich and Colchester Support Group


Ataxia UK East Branch

Ataxia East's next meeting is on Saturday 18th October at the Stanground Community Centre, Stanground, Petereborough. PE2 8QS. Meeting at 2:00pm. Wheelchair Freindly, Everyone welcome.

Ataxia UK Newcastle Branch

The Newcastle Branch is a division of Ataxia UK which supports anyone with ataxia and their carers, partners, families and friends. All are welcome to join us.

Ataxia UK Milton Keynes Support Group

The Milton Keynes support group invites anyone in the Buckinghamshire area who is connected with ataxia, whether a sufferer, carer, family member or friend to contact us and meet others with this rare condition. Our group continues to attract new members and is becoming a central meeting place in Milton Keynes for people affected by ataxia.

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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.

Annual Conference 2014

Book your place for the 2014 Annual Conference at Heathrow this October!