Addison's Disease Community
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Addison’s disease, also known as Adrenal Insufficiency or Hypocortisolism, is an endocrine disease that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the hormone cortisol and sometimes, aldosterone. Discuss topics including symptoms and treatments for Addison’s disease.

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twilliams716Jun 10, 2012
DavidPt78Feb 10, 2012
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By Sherri55 Blank
What exactly is Addison Disease? I noticed this listed on my dad's death certifcate. It was not cause of death. Is ...
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By Kelbel88 Blank
My grandmother has had addisons since I could remember.. Im really just trying to have a better understanding and is ...
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By debbiego48 Blank
My husband has had a mystery disease for over 14 years. He has high potassium, high blood pressure, very painful sto...
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By JFriskie Blank
Hi I am 29 year old female with PCOS I have been on Metformin for a little over a year. Initially the metformin cause...
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By healthyliving67 Blank
My first cortisol test came back at 2.1 was then referred for a stim test, results below The stim test- baseli...
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By Becs8 Blank
Hi I am 29 and have had type 1 diabetes for 26years. Since the birth of my daughter 11months ago I have been feeling ...
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rumpledBlankMar 21, 2012
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By Sunshine_67 Blank
I had an ACTH stim test today (started at 11:00). My endo says I have no adrenal issues, but I thought it was suppose...
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Becs8Mar 12, 2012
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By rumpledBlank Blank
This is a new forum. Topics and questions for this forum include :Addison's Disease, Adrenal Insufficiency; Hypocorti...
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rumpledBlankFeb 13, 2012
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By Ijustwannabebetter93 Blank
I have Addison's Disease does anyone else of 18 have it? I like in a small town and I have yet to find anyone who has...
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By imadarling Blank
In July of this year my lower back really started to hurt and i was feeling pretty low in general. I went to my regu...
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By Pickums1283 Blank
How likely is it to have consistantly normal blood pressure, but still have [undiagnosed and untreated] Addison's? ...
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By brandycolwell Blank
Hi, I'm newly 30..so here's my story- i have terrible bouts of low blood sugar, even after i have had an appropriate ...
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By jenniferk86 Blank
I have been experiencing extreme fatigue and nausea to the point that I cannot eat and have lost 15.lbs in 2 Weeks. I...
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By someqs17 Blank
Hi Everyone, For the past couple of weeks, I've been feeling dizzy, fatigued, and generally stinky, and I'm not sure...
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By DanteTila Blank
Hi everyone, let me say thanks in advance. To keep things short, I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease in 2009 and A...
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By tr1102 Blank
I am a 58 yr old female. I have had two pituitary surgeries for an atch producing tumor (one in 2006 and one in 2009)...
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By babyg888 Blank
I am a 39 year old woman with diabetes for 10 years. 4 months ago I got sick Feeling like I was going to pass out (w...
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Hi, Please join me in welcoming Rumpled as your new Community Leader! Rumpled has much experience and knowledge a...
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By momtofourboys Blank
my mom was told she had this disease, addisons, from what I have read there is no cure for it, but is there athing li...
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