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Events for June 23, 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


----- In Memory: Kate Myers
By MaryO

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Kate (Fairley on the Cushing’s Help message boards)  was only 46 when she died on June 23, 2014.  Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2015/06/23/1623/


----- Comment added to Kali, Undiagnosed Bio
By MaryO

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Have you tried a ND? Naturopathic doctor. Mine did some alternative tests and treated the syndrome as a whole instead of what my medical doctor did... Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2016/07/07/kali-undiagnosed-bio/


----- Interview with Heather S, Pituitary Cushing’s Survivor
By MaryO

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Heather, pituitary surgery on January 18, 2006 after years ofmedical problems, June 5, 7:30PM  Listen at http://www.blogtalkradio.com/cushingshelp/2008/06/05/interview-with-heather-s-pituitary-cushings-survivor


----- Health Care Expenditure Burden High in Adrenal Insufficiency
By MaryO

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Patients with adrenal insufficiency may accrue substantial health care costs and have more hospital stays and outpatient visits compared with healthy controls, according to findings published in the Journal of the Endocrine Society. Read more at https://cushieblog.com/2017/04/23/health-care-expenditure-burden-high-in-adrenal-insufficiency/


----- Sloan Kettering Clinical Trials & Research
By MaryO

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Clinical trials are research studies that test new treatments to see how well they work. Our Pituitary and Skull Base Tumor Center is leading clinical trials investigating new medical therapies for patients withCushing’s disease and acromegaly. They are also involved in quality-of-life studies aimed at improving long-term follow-up care for patients who need it.   Read more at http://www.cushie.info/index.php/clinical-trials/214-sloan-kettering-new-york-city-clinical-trials-research


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June 2017

Celebrating Today


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