Mackay Support Group

Saturday September 3, 2022 1:00 PM AEST
 

Come along to our Support Group Meetings at

Harrup Park Country Club, Juliet Street Mackay

Group Leader – Vicki Brown

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Mackay Support Group

Saturday March 5, 2022 1:00 PM AEST
 

Come along to our Support Group Meetings at

Harrup Park Country Club, Juliet Street Mackay

Group Leader – Vicki Brown

 

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Webinar – Ben Jonker Presents “How to Choose the Right Surgery”

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association Australia is delighted to announce our first Telehealth Webinar – a presentation by Dr Ben Jonker – How to Choose the Right Surgery

Ben is also a Member of our Medical Advisory Board and works closely with the Association

We would also like to acknowledge the Cromwell Foundation who provided the Association with a grant to enable us to reach out using Digital Media

The webinar is limited to 500 attendees, so be sure to add this event to your calendar.  You will not be required to register in advance just click on the link below the flyer to join the meeting

Click on the link below to join the webinar on March 16th – see local times on the flyer

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83198950395

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Canadian Case Study – Can Chiropatric Treatments Reduce Trigeminal Neuralgia Pain

The management of pain as a Trigeminal Neuralgia sufferer is constantly being considered

Treatments other than medication can include meditation, relaxation tecniques and manipulation performed by a chiropractioner

It can be bewildering working out which approach to take, especially when pain levels are high

The attached study has been produced by The Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association

The study is a long read but provides a good assessment of whether chiropractic interventiins can reduce pain

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2921783/

 

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Trigeminal Neuralgia – Explanation

If you like your Trigeminal Neuralgia explanations about the cause, medication and treatments a little more medical,  spend 5 minutes watching this video, it is clear in its description, explanation and information

You may think you know everything there is to know about Trigeminal Neuralgia, but watching presentations from different sources may provide you better insight or something you hadn’t considered before

 

 

 

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Tasmania – Support Group Update

Report from Tasmanian Support Group Leader –February 2022 On a 2020 statewide survey, only one Tasmanian sufferer or their friends or relatives, wanted a sit down get together meeting and only one other wanted a Zoom meeting. Instead the survey and subsequent correspondence indicated people wanted information and occasional personalised phone support. While Tasmania has […]
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Member’s Story – Helen Tyzack

In 2005, while having lunch with the man who was about to become my ex-husband, I took a quick violent intake of breath, my eyes widened, and I sat stunned and perplexed. I had just received the first searing ‘lightning’ strike in the area of my upper teeth. Moments later, when my wits returned, I […]
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Trigeminal Neuralgia Association Members Locations

Australia, one of the most beautiful and diverse countries in the world,  with a magnificent coastline, a wild and magical interior, but with a population of less than 28 million, our members suffer the tyranny of distance

We have made many contacts during our 20 year history and our current members are spread all around the country but we are connected through support groups whether they be formal or informal

See the map to get an idea where members are located- by City State and Postcode (no identifying data has been provided).

You can expand the map using your fingers and check out if any other members may be near your location

TNAA members (easymapmaker.com)