Supporting people affected by Adrenal Insufficiency
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Addison's SOS - Sanctuary of Support for people with Adrenal Insufficiency Here when you feel lost, concerned, puzzled or poorly.


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Our charity has developed a range of clinical guidance publications in collaboration with our Clinical Advisory Panel (CAP) to inform and advise healthcare professionals.


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Our bi-annual members' magazine is packed with news and information to live well with Addison's Disease.


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Latest news

  • Getting a flu vaccination this winter

    It’s that time of year again – don’t forget to have your seasonal flu immunisation. There is no need to miss out, as it is free to people who are steroid-dependent (everyone with Addison's disease and adrenal insufficiency). Getting flu is a thoroughly miserable experience, however if you are steroid-dependent the consequences can be very serious. Dr Anna Mitchell explains more. Read more

  • Joint letter to the Prime Minister regarding the lifting of virtually all infection control measures

    ADSHG join National Voices and 56 healthcare charities in a joint letter to the Prime Minister, regarding the next phase of the COVID response, and the need to urgently address the needs of people who remain at high risk from the virus. Read more

  • Research Opportunity: Looking at Adrenal Crisis - The VIStAA Study

    Do you have primary adrenal insufficiency - such as Addison’s disease or CAH? Please consider taking part in this research study looking at management of adrenal crisis, led by Lisa Shepherd, Endocrinology Advanced Nurse Practitioner/HEE/NIHR Clinical Doctoral Research Fellow at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and ADSHG Medical Trustee. Read more

Latest events

  • ADSHG 2021 Online [email protected] inc Presentations and Medical Q&As - On demand

    Once again, we took our Annual General Meeting (AGM) online whilst we allowed members to adjust to the changing pandemic roadmaps and implications. This members-only on-demand collection includes Q&As with our medic trustees and gives you a chance to hear updates from the ADSHG team on the last year and aims for the next. Read more