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Events for June 13, 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
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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


----- Webinar: Make Sense of Your Dollars
By MaryO

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A rare disease diagnosis is something that no one can plan or prepare for and it can often lead to financial burdens, but with the rightguidance in financial planning, you can overcome these budgeting obstacles. Listen in to hear professionals in finance guide you through money management and budget preparation. More information at https://cushieblogger.com/2017/05/24/webinar-make-sense-of-your-dollars/


----- 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


----- Carl Schmidt was born, 1822
By MaryO

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Baltic German chemist Carl Schmidt is born. He studied chemicalchanges in the blood associated with cholera, diabetes and arsenic poisoning.


----- 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  


----- Low Cortisol or an Adrenal Crisis
By MaryO

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Some are very sick and believe it can be treated at home, others are low on cortisol and believe they urgently need Emergency Departmenttreatments.  It can be very hard to tell the difference at times. Read more at https://cushieblog.com/2017/01/02/low-cortisol-or-an-adrenal-crisis-learning-the-difference/


----- April (April), undiagnosed bio (PCOS)
By MaryO

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(Golden Oldie)  April (April) is from Jacksonville, Florida. She is not yet diagnosed with Cushing's but has a PCOS diagnosis. Read moreat https://cushingsbios.com/2017/03/13/april-april-undiagnosed-bio-pcos/


----- Interview with Monica and Crystal, Pituitary Buddies
By MaryO

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Monica was diagnosed with Cyclical Cushing’s. She had pituitarysurgery in November 2006. An 8mm encapsulated pituitary tumor was removed. Since there was no post-op crash, she also had a BLA in December 2006. Read more at https://cushieblogger.com/2017/04/13/interview-with-monica-and-crystal-pituitary-buddies/


----- Register Now for Johns Hopkins Pituitary Day!
By MaryO

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The 9th annual Pituitary Day will take place on October 14, 2017. Patients living with pituitary disorders can hear lectures from our pituitary specialists, see movies of pituitary surgeries and hear from other patients about their experience living with pituitary disease and undergoing surgery. Read more at https://cushieblogger.com/2017/05/23/register-now-for-johns-hopkins-pituitary-day/


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