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Events for May 17, 2017

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----- John Desmond Bernal was born in 1901
By MaryO

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(1901) One of the UK’s most well-known and controversial scientists, John Desmond Bernal, was born. He worked and published extensivelyon many science topics, including vitamin D, vitamin B, cholesterol, and the origin of life.


----- 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


----- Comment added to hadeer (gogo), Undiagnosed Bio
By MaryO

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...My wife is struggling with Cushing’s as well, and it’s difficult to find people with the same experiences here as I’m sure you know.... Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2015/09/26/ghadeer-gogo-undiagnosed-bio/


----- Comment added to In Memory of Malia Kenney ~ January 4, 2017
By MaryO

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I met Malia just a few months ago. She was such a joy to visit with. I had the opportunity to meet her parents as well...  Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2017/01/04/in-memory-of-malia-kenney-january-4-2017/


----- Comment added to In Memory of Malia Kenney ~ January 4, 2017
By MaryO

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I met Malia just a few months ago. She was such a joy to visit with. I had the opportunity to meet her parents as well...  Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2017/01/04/in-memory-of-malia-kenney-january-4-2017/


----- Comment added to “Kathleen (ForegoneLegacy), Pituitary Bio”
By MaryO

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From Kathleen: I feel SO much better, I was 166lbs two days before my surgery on November 9th and today I am 125lbs almost back down to my normal weight! I still get a little tired... Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2017/02/06/kathleen-foregonelegacy-pituitary-bio/


----- Interview with Monica’s Husband Kevin, about Caretakers
By MaryO

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Talking about Cushing’s from the spouse/caretaker point of viewHe is also Monica’s producer/ manager.  For the two years during Monica’sdiagnosis and surgeries he worked from home as a computer programmer so that he could take care of Monica. Monica and Kevin were married two years ago, just before Monica’s pituitary surgery... Read more at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cushingshelp/2008/04/24/interview-with-monicas-husband-kevin-about-caretakers


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