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MaryO

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    My family, computers, music, reading, ice cream, handbells, the Internet, Chinese Food, chocolate, watching ice skating competitions, napping, piano duets, Kindle, iPad...in no particular order.

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  1. The latest The Cushings Daily! https://t.co/dkXer2mAtU Thanks to @MaceyLHenderson #hcsm #mhealth

  2. Bruising easily and gaining weight? Don't mistake high blood pressure for this syndrome
     
    Cushing's Syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused by prolonged exposure to the hormone cortisol - which can be caused by taking steroids. Cortisol regulates metabolism and immune response in the body.
     
  3. The latest The Cushings Daily! https://t.co/GvwBoEL1vZ Thanks to @LuvLibertyPeace #hcsm #mhealth

  4. In the UK? A study to investigate the prevalence of pituitary gland dysfunction and it’s risk factors following… https://t.co/mpp7bedodS

  5. My Daughter Lisa Marie Bates Died Needlessly Of Addison's Disease
     
    The problem with Addison's disease is that only 1 out of 100,000 people get this. Lisa's symptoms were classic, vitilago which are white spots, darkened pigment, and flu like symptoms. Even in this day and age doctors can miss a case of Addison's.
     
  6. Comment added to Leah (Lele), Undiagnosed Bio

    Ask for an MRI to check if there’s a small tumor in the pituitary.

    Please look up Dr. Daniel Kelly in Santa Monica California. USA

    https://cushingsbios.com/2013/08/22/leah-lele-undiagnosed-bio/

  7. The latest The Cushings Daily! https://t.co/IYUHsVugGy Thanks to @LuvLibertyPeace @MDCollegian @4KRISTineSake #hcsm #endcancer

  8. Is Cushings worth looking into?

    That shouldn't be a problem at all. Different labs have different procedures. Some refrigerate and some use acid.
  9. We Remember 9/11 https://t.co/c2OtolhxtD https://t.co/eUwAzbVHHN

  10. The latest The Cushings Daily! https://t.co/dph3KYMsjj #hcsm #irma

  11. In Memory: Kandace Bankston ‘Kandy’ Kline

    Kandy Klein long-time member of the message boards passed away September 9, 2007.

    Read more at https://cushingsbios.com/2015/09/09/in-memory-kandace-bankston-kandy-kline-september-9-2007/

  12. Hurricanes https://t.co/CWpiE6bt1r https://t.co/NLauzB8maF

  13. Crinetics Pharmaceuticals Awarded Two SBIR Grants to Develop New Therapeutics for Congenital Hyperinsulinism and… https://t.co/AyxBzyIVqa

  14. "Pituitary adenomas are rarely cancerous, but they can cause other serious problems for patients by pushing up against parts of their brain, which can lead to Cushing's disease, gigantism, blindness and death," Lee explained. "The study shows that this novel, targeted, near infrared fluorescent dye technique is safe, and we believe this technique will improve surgery."

    https://cushieblog.com/2017/09/07/glowing-cancer-tool-illuminates-benign-but-dangerous-brain-tumors-during-pituitary-surgery/

  15. Casey Dailey, age 38, was fighting Cushing's disease, a pituitary gland disorder often caused by a tumor creating excess cortisol. She had surgery Aug. 23 and went home the next day. Over the following weekend, she began feeling sick. She vomited, sometimes with blood. Then, she couldn't stand or talk, relatives said. A high fever started Sunday, after floodwaters surrounded her home, and she became unresponsive. More info at https://cushingsbios.com/2017/09/06/in-memory-cassandra-dills-dailey-august-29-2017/
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