Hi im ollie from uk

Hi, my name is ollie. I’m 40 from Swindon in the uk. I have SCA 11. I currently work as an assistant practitioner for the NHS.
would love o hear from others, especially in the uk.

I am from Virginia, USA. Sorry to hear about your diagnosis of SCA 11 It’s very rare. And I have SCA 6 Good to hear that you are still working in your 40’s. Let’s hope that CRISPR will have a breakthrough and TMR will stimulate the existing cerebellar atrophy.

Hi Ollie I’m Marcia I’m in uk in Yeovil, Somerset. I was diagnosed in September and do not know a cause or type as yet of my ataxia. I’m still waiting for some type of help and follow up. :blush:

hi, youre not too far from me.

Hi Ollie and Marcia- my husband has SCA type 13. We live in Keynshsm near Bristol after moving here from the US last year. Nice to meet you both.

:slightly_smiling_face:Hi Ollie, I live in Newcastle. Welcome to the group :slightly_smiling_face: There may be an Ataxia Support Group near you, log onto www.ataxia.org.uk to find links :slightly_smiling_face:

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