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Share your reason for action on rare diseases! Rett syndrome is one of around 6000 rare diseases but is one the more common ones affecting 1;10,000 females and 1;40,000 males. We do not know how many people there are living in Europe with Rett syndrome but there are 30 million people living with a rare […]

Meet Ann Charlotte…

Ann-Charlotte is 73 years old and lives in Sweden. Many thanks to Ann-Charlotte, her family and Helena Wandin at The National Rett Centre in Sweden for permission to share this story in the first of our new Family Focus features. ‘Ann-Charlotte “Lottan” Holmström is most probably the oldest person with Rett Syndrome in Sweden and […]

RSE Membership Survey results and next steps

Many thanks to everyone who completed our Membership Survey. It is really helpful in allowing us to plan better to meet your needs and interests as members. Please take a look at a brief report of the results and our plans of action as a response to your expectations. The aims and activities of RSE […]

A busy May for RSE!

Feels like a rush hour! In just a few weeks we´ve participated in 3 different events: May 12-14 – EURORDIS Membership meeting During this 3 days online event different countries and representatives of various rare diseases shared their thoughts, struggles and experiences of this extraordinary pandemic year. Despite all the challenges of COVID we all […]

Rett UK Online Conference for Families

We are Happy to share yet another wonderful event organized by our member Rett UK. A six-day free online conference will cover a wide variety of topics and presenters. All the talks will be recorded and available for reviewing later as well. All information and registration: Rett UK Online Family Roadshow 2021 by Rett UK […]

Call for RSE membership update

Dear Friends, As you are aware, RSE recently appointed a new board. We have been busy over the last couple of months reviewing things and thinking about future work etc. We are very keen to hear from our members; what is important to you, how can RSE help you and your families, what sort of […]

Rare Disease Day 2021

28th of February is Rare Disease Day! Today we take the opportunity to join a global community raising awareness of rare diseases. 1:17 people will be affected by a rare disease in their lifetime. View the official Rare Disease Day video: Rett Syndrome is one of Rare diseases. It affects 1:10,000 females and 1:40,000 males. […]

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