Addison's Disease

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Addison's Disease

Information leaflet from Patient UK.

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Addison's Disease Self Help Group (ADSHG)

UK support group for men, women and children diagnosed with Addison's Disease (or adrenal insufficency). Includes monthly updated news topics and a wealth of information about Addison's Disease.

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Addison's Disease Network

Their aim is to offer information on Addison's Disease, and non-clinical advice via a discussion group to all who suffer from this rare disease.

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Addison's Disease Forum

Global Health Network's support community for people affected by Addison's Disease.

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Medicine Guide for Addison's Disease

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Medicine Guide for Adrenal function (testing of)

Provides detailed information about the drugs available to treat this condition. Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines, conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Endobible

A site primarily aimed at health professionals but is also widely used by patients who want to understand more about the management of their conditions. Detailed information about many endocrine (hormone) conditions including Addison's disease.

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Addison's Disease

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Swine flu information sheet for patients taking hydrocortisone

Information from Society for Endocrinology.

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Addison's disease

Information from BUPA.


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More detailed medical information

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