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Addison's disease Owner's Manual

By:  Sarah J. Baker & Katherine White  15 May 2003, 12:48:00

The 24-page Addison's disease owners manual provides a guide for Addisonians about the practicalities of managing their health day-to-day.   It has been co-written by members of the ADSHG and endocrinologist Professor John Wass.

 

Read the complete

manual:

Addison's disease Owner's Manual pdf of manual

 

(224 kbytes)

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or read the individual section of the manual:

  Contents of the Manual

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0.   Introduction

[PDF]

(44 kbytes)

1.   How 'normal' can life be with Addison's disease

[PDF]

(38 kbytes)

2.   The causes of Addison's disease and related autoimmune disease

[PDF] (83 kbytes)

3.   Medication

[PDF] (85 kbytes)

4.   Some Common Concerns

[PDF] (59 kbytes)

5.   Diet

[PDF]

(36 kbytes)

6.   Exercise

[PDF]

(51 kbytes)

7.   Pregnancy

[PDF]

(37 kbytes)

8.   Being the parent of a child with Addison's

[PDF]

(37 kbytes)

9.   Travelling away from home

[PDF]

(38 kbytes)

10. Crisis management

[PDF]

(65 kbytes)

11. Self help

[PDF]

(36 kbytes)

12. Glossary of terms and references

13. Acknowledgements

[PDF]

(55 kbytes)

14. Quick summary page

[PDF]

(47 kbytes)
     
The ADSHG has chosen to make the Addison's disease Owner's Manual available free of charge, but would appreciate a contribution in recognition of the considerable research and effort that has gone into it and to enable us to produce a new, revised edition in 2012.

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