Chief Cushie ~MaryO~ Posted January 8, 2009 Chief Cushie Report Share Posted January 8, 2009 For the Voice Chat Guest Schedule, please click here. Future Guests: January 8, 2009 our guest will be Barbara (2maro). She had surgery at MD Anderson with Dr. McCutcheon who removed her pituitary tumor transphenoidally. Miraculously, over the next 9 months, she lost 100 pounds. She is no longer diabetic and did not have high blood pressure until 2008. The Call-In number is (646) 200-0162. January 15, 2009: Aileene B will discuss the years she went undiagnosed, how she found out, her surgery/recovery and of course, the present. January 29, 2009, 8:30-9:30PM Eastern: Dr. Ted F. Please note the changed date and later time! Dr Ted F. will be our guest in the weekly Interview/Podcast series. We will take written questions first. If there is time at the end, we will take callers. Short Bio: Theodore C. F., M.D., Ph.D. has opened a private practice, specializing in treating patients with adrenal, pituitary, thyroid and fatigue disorders. Dr. F. has privileges at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Martin Luther King Medical Center. His practice includes detecting and treating hormone imbalances, including hormone replacement therapy. Dr. F. is also an expert in diagnosing and treating pituitary disorders, including Cushings disease and syndrome. Dr. F.'s career reflects his ongoing quest to better understand and treat endocrine problems. With both medical and research doctoral degrees, he has conducted studies and cared for patients at some of the country's most prestigious institutions, including the University of Michigan, the National Institutes of Health, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and UCLA's Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science. He has a private practice in Los Angeles specializing in hard-to-diagnose and treat cases of adrenal, pituitary, and thyroid disorders. He is the father of three children. Dr. F. lives in California. He's the "Dr House" of endocrinology. He loves complicated cases and is an outstanding diagnostician. He also has a PhD in pharmacology. Kate (Fairley) and Dr. Ted F. on National Geographic TV, September 2007/ Read Dr. F.'s First Cushing's Help and Support Guest ChatNovember 11, 2003 ? Dr. F.'s Second Guest Transcript, March 2, 2004 ? The Everything Health Guide to Thyroid Disease: Professional Advice on Getting the Right Diagnosis, Managing Your Symptoms, And Feeling Great (Everything: Health and Fitness) (Paperback) by Theodore C., M.D., Ph.D. F. (Author), Winnie Yu (Author) If you have a thyroid condition, you are not alone. An estimated 13 million Americans suffer from thyroid disease. The Everything Health Guide to Thyroid Disease, cowritten by acclaimed thyroid specialist, Theodore C. F., is the authoritative handbook you need to help you live with this disease. You'll learn about:How the thyroid functions and dysfunctions Who is at risk for thyroid disease Well-known thyroid disorders-hyper, hypo, and Grave's disease Far-reaching effects (weight loss and gain, anxiety, depression) Treatments and living with the disease Complete with a glossary, additional resources, and even a section on thyroid disease in children, The Everything Health Guide to Thyroid Disease is the complete guide for everyday healthy living. Sample chapters (PDF format) Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 [*]Elisabeth (bethnaz), date to be determined [*]Kate (Katie O), date to be determined [*]Gina (gmcook), date to be determined [*]Cindy (CindyRPT), date to be determined [*]Jo and Corrie, date to be determined [*]Traci H, date to be determined [*]Nicole B (Copacabana), date to be determined [*]Lisa (Ikho), date to be determined. [*]Judy's Sister, date to be determined. [*]LynziMarie, date to be determined. [*] YOU??? Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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