Tag: adrenal insufficiency

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Balancing Acts: Lauren’s Body at War with Water

March 22nd, 2016

“She drinks an excessive amount of water because her body doesn’t have enough to function” Lauren’s health issues began when she was only six months old. All of a sudden, she had frequent unexplained fevers and major respiratory problems. At age three, Lauren underwent testing for her symptoms. Doctors found that she suffered from stage […]

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Frozen Fun for Brooklyn

June 26th, 2015

“Her favorite was when she met the ‘Frozen’ sisters” Adrenal Insufficiency or Addisons disease is a rare hormone disorder that affects about one in 100,000 people, and 12-year-old Brooklyn is one of them. The lack of cortisol in Brooklyn’s body requires her to take medication for her thyroid and for hormone growth. Having exactly the […]

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