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Welcome to the website of Addison's Disease Self Help Group (ADSHG). The ADSHG is the UK support group for men, women and children diagnosed with Addison's Disease (or adrenal insufficiency).

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ADSHG June 2014 Newsletter

The ADSHG June 2014 newsletter is being sent out to all postal members and is available on-line in the member-only website area for all postal and e-members.

 

Vanishpoint syringe on sale now

The ADSHG’s online web Shop is now selling Vanishpoint safety syringes, an integrated needle and syringe, in a sturdy plastic injection kit, along with Amp snaps and a set of photo instructions.

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Outpatient information pack

The outpatient information pack provides a bulk set of all our medical and emergency leaflets along with two posters for use in endocrine clinics and is available in our shop.

 

Employers leaflet: When an employee has Addison's

The employers leaflet, When an employee has Addison's was written to help those newly diagnosed – or changing jobs – to explain their condition to an employer.

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Hospital Stickers    

The ADSHG hospital sticker

s are intended for people with Addison's to take with them for day case and inpatient surgical procedures, to alert nursing and medical staff to their steroid-dependence and their acutely time-critical need for steroid medication when unwell.

  The Shop - Addison’s awareness merchandise

The ADSHG’s range of Addison’s awareness merchandise is now available to purchase on-line including Christmas card & notelets, Christmas goods and medical information materials.

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PUBLICATIONS

Addison's Owner's manual

Emergency letters

Surgical Guidelines

Managing Addison's disease

Caring for the Addison's patient

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 ADDISON'S INFORMATION  
  What is Addison's disease?
  Spotting the signs and diagnosis
  Addison's disease Owner's Manual
  Real life emergency experiences
  Personal experiences & life stories
  Recent medical research
  Links to medical information sites

  What to do in an emergency

 COMMUNICATION
  About the ADSHG and how to join
  Make a payment or donation
  How to join the e-group forum
  Forthcoming meetings and reports
  Publications and news releases
  Media and Commentary
  Worldwide links Addison's groups
  Addison's Ireland
  The Shop - Awareness merchandise
  Contact us: feedback on this site
 

 LIVING WELL FORUM

Visit the Addison's Living Well e-Forum

Our member-only forum enables us to share information and obtain answers to questions relating to Addison’s disease.

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 ADDISON'S IRELAND

Addison's Ireland is a sub-group of the ADSHG, it organises regular Dublin meetings and works to  raise awareness of Addison's in Ireland. Click here... 

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Disclaimer: The material on this web site has the intention of offering information as unbiased "information only" and is not intended to be complete. The authors of this web site do not practice medicine; they are members of a support group. The intention is only to give information to patients and others about these disorders and the support that is available. We urge you to contact your doctor(s) before making any changes to your treatment!