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Events for April 11, 2017

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----- The MAGIC Foundation’s Annual Adult Convention
By MaryO

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Lots of Cushies go to this meeting.  Dr. Theodore Friedman (Dr.F) will be one of the speakers. More information at http://cushings.invisionzone.com/index.php?/topic/54062-the-magic-foundation%E2%80%99s-annual-adult-convention/


----- Bravelets! 25% off the Amelia Bracelet through 7/24. Code: AMELIA25.
By MaryO

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$10 from every item sold on this page will be donated to help raise awareness for Cushing’s Disease through the work of the Cushings Helpfamily of websites. For over 16 years we have provided information, support, RSS feeds, news, and education for people with Cushing's or other endocrine problems, their friends and families. Cushing's syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure of the body's tissues to high levels of cortisol. Read more at https://www.bravelets.com/bravepage/cushing-s-help-and-support


----- Invisible Illness Awareness Week
By MaryO

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This week (September 26 – October 2) is Invisible Illness Awareness Week. Invisible illness is all around us. More than likely, you knowsomeone who is battling a battle every day. Help raise awareness for invisible illnesses by starting conversations. The more you talk about it, the more awareness can take place. The more awareness that takes place, thebetter our chances of finding a cure and coming to a better understandingof the needs of patients who feel alone in their battles.


----- Bravelets Sale through 10/3
By MaryO

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$10 from every item sold on this page will be donated to help raise awareness for Cushing’s Disease through the work of the Cushings Helpfamily of websites. For nearly 16 years we have provided information, support, RSS feeds, news, and education for people with Cushing's or other endocrine problems, their friends and families. Cushing's syndrome is ahormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure of the body's tissues to high levels of cortisol. View all the items here: https://www.bravelets.com/bravepage/cushing-s-help-and-support


----- A New Cushie added to the Cushing's World Map
By MaryO

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  Add your location and diagnosis to our Cushing's World Map. Helpful Doctor locations are being added to this map, as well See the Map at http://www.zeemaps.com/pub?group=342449&legend=1&locate=1&add=1


----- Cushing's World Map
By MaryO

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  Add your location and diagnosis to our Cushing's World Map. Helpful Doctor locations are being added to this map, as well See the Map at http://www.zeemaps.com/pub?group=342449&legend=1&locate=1&add=1


----- Day 11, Cushing’s Awareness Challenge 2016
By MaryO

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So, where did all this blue and yellow come from, anyway? Theanswer is so easy and without any thought that it will amaze you! In Julyof 2000, I was talking with my dear friend Alice, who ran a wonderful menopause site, Power Surge. We wondering why there weren’t many support groups online (OR off!) for Cushing’s and I wondered if I could start one myself and we decided that maybe I could. Read more at https://cushieblog.com/2016/04/11/day-11-cushings-awareness-challenge-2016/


----- Testimonials
By MaryO

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Mary, without your efforts, many of us would be dead! I have 0 doubt of that. We have lost several along the way, but even so, because of you, they were able to connect with others and find support! It makes all the difference in the world. Read more at https://cushieblogger.com/testimonial/


----- Cushie MemberMap
By MaryO

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Add your own info (or your doctor's) to the Cushie MemberMap at http://www.zeemaps.com/pub?group=342449&legend=1&locate=1&add=1


----- Recruitment for Cushing's Syndrome Clinical Study
By MaryO

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This trial is testing the safety and effectiveness of a new investigational drug for the treatment of Cushing's Syndrome. Under the supervision of qualified physicians, cortisol levels and symptoms of Cushing’sSyndrome will be closely followed along with any signs of side effects. Learn more at http://curec.lk/1X0J6kT  


----- The Cables1 Gene in Glucocorticoid Regulation of Pituitary Corticotrope Growth and Cushing Disease
By MaryO

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Cushing disease (CD) is due to pituitary corticotrope adenomas that produce unrestrained ACTH secretion and have lost the negative feedback exerted by glucocorticoids (GCs). Read more at https://cushieblog.com/2017/03/14/the-cables1-gene-in-glucocorticoid-regulation-of-pituitary-corticotrope-growth-and-cushing-disease/


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