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Petrea King – Supporting Masto on the Gold Coast  

Petrea King, Founding Director and CEO of the Quest for Life Foundation at Bundanoon on the south coast of New South Wales, was an inspiring speaker at our conference this year.  Petrea is a qualified naturopath, herbalist, homoeopath, yoga and

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Tick-induced Allergies Awareness Week launch

  TAMS Chair, David Mayne, with Janelle Williams, President of TiARA (Tick Induced Allergy Research and Awareness) at Parliament House Sydney today. TAMS was invited to attend the TiARA NSW Parliament House Morning Tea hosted by The Honourable Anthony Roberts MA

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Petrea King to speak at Conference

Fabulous news – Petrea King, Founding Director and CEO of the Quest for Life Foundation has been confirmed as our Sunday morning speaker at the 2016 TAMS Mini Conference. Your Life Matters with Petrea King, Founding Director and CEO of the Quest

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Tickets on sale for the 2016 TAMS Mini Conference

The TAMS 2016 Mini Conference draft program and online booking form are now available on the conference page on our website, along with information about our main speakers and program events. Date: Saturday, 17 September – Sunday, 18 September 2016 Location:

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Participants wanted

THE ROYAL MELBOURNE HOSPITAL IS CALLING FOR PARTICIPANTS Do you have Systemic or Cutaneous Mastocytosis and have Significant Symptoms? A new trial has started at The Royal Melbourne Hospital using Omalizumab, a medication used by people with asthma The study asks: Can

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Allergy researchers target nighttime ‘clock gene’ activation

Kyodo | October 28, 2013 KOFU, YAMANASHI PREF. – Researchers from Yamanashi University’s faculty of medicine have found that severe allergic symptoms at night and in the morning may be caused by high activation of genes in the mast cells during those

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Carers support group

After many requests, we are happy to announce we have launched the… Mastocytosis Australasia Carers (MAC) Facebook Support Group This carers-only support group is the place for you, the carer, to share, listen and vent your thoughts and experiences. As

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