We've put together an A-Z of the really useful information and resources available on our website. Have a browse!

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Addison's Disease

What is Addison’s Disease?

Managing your Addison’s (Leaflet)

Ambulance

Ambulance service (local) - registering with

 

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Books

Living With Addison’s Book

Brexit

Preparing for Brexit when you have Addison's or Adrenal Insufficiency

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Carers

Twitter chat for Families and Carers

Crisis (See Emergencies)

Circadian Rhythm (Timing of Doses to suit)

Of mice & men - the importance of Diurnal rhythm - Professor Simon Pearce (Members only magazine article)

 A patient's experience with circadian dosing by Trustee, Amanda Colman (Members only magazine article)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

EJE Guidance: Managing Adrenal Insufficiency in the time of COVID-19

 

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Dentist (see also Surgery > Surgical guidelines)

Advice for Dentists about Addison's Disease

Doctor (see GPs)

Dogs

Living with an alert dog: Rhea and Jan’s story

Diurnal rhythm (Ses Circadian Rhythm)

Drugs

Medication management and COVID-19

Drug Shortages

Drug Shortage Causes and Coping Strategies for people with Addison's Disease

 

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Emergencies (See also Injection)

What you need to know in an emergency

ADSHG Crisis Guidelines

Personal Emergency Plan (Leaflet)

How to avoid precipitating an acute adrenal crisis (Article by Professor Wass)

Emergency kit

Prepare your own Emergency Kit

Buy an ADSHG Emergency Kit

Using an Emergency Kit

Emergency Injection Instruction Leaflets

Employment (see Work)

Endocrinologists and Endocrine Nurses

You and Your Endocrinologist

Starting a continuous hydrocortisone infusion pump service in my clinic (Members only magazine article)

Information for Healthcare professionals

Exercise

How to keep on top of Exercise

Twitter chat: What about Sport and Exercise?

European Journal of Endocrinology

EJE Guidance: Managing Adrenal Insufficiency in the time of COVID-19

 

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Family

Information for families

So just how do you tell your family and friends?

Welcoming baby Raphael

Twitter chat for Families and Children

Fludrocortisone (See steroids)

Flu Jabs

Getting a Flu Vaccination

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Glossary - (See Medical terminology explained)

GPs

Diagnosing Addison’s: A Guide For GPs (Leaflet)

Caring for the UK Addison’s patient with Addison’s Disease for GPs (Leaflet)

Caring for the ROI Addison’s patient with Addison’s Disease for GPs (Leaflet)

Coping with...your GP Practice

Information for clinicians

Information for Healthcare professionals

Newly Diagnosed – work with your doctor

Medical Summary

 

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Hydrocortisone Infusion Pump

Starting a continuous hydrocortisone infusion pump service in my clinic (Members only magazine article)

Patient's experience with the Hydrocortisone pump (Members only magazine article)

Hydrocortisone (See Steroids)

Hospital (See also Surgery, Nursing, and GPs)

Member story – Emergency Hospital Admission

 

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Injection (See also Emergency Kit)

Emergency Injection (including videos)

Emergency Injection Instruction Leaflets

Influenza (see flu)

 

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Medical terminology explained

Medication

Medication management and COVID-19

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Nursing (See also Endocrinologists and Endocrine Nurses)

Nursing the Addison’s Patient (Leaflet)

Information for Healthcare professionals

Newly diagnosed

Newly diagnosed? We are here to help

 

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Pandemics (See Coronavirus)

Paramedics

Registering with your local ambulance service

Pump (See Hydrocortisone Infusion Pump)

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Registering with your local ambulance service

Research:

EJE Guidance: Managing Adrenal Insufficiency in the time of COVID-19

ADSHG Research Awards

Research related blog posts

Research related news stories

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Sickness

Sick Day Rules

School and Students

When A Student Has Addison’s (Leaflet)

Shortages (See Drug Shortages)

Sport (see Exercise)

Steroids

Medication management and COVID-19

Steroid card, NHS download

New Steroid Card Introduced

Stomach bug

Stomach bug causes adrenal crisis

Stress

Coping with...psychological stress

Reducing the stress of a long-term condition

Surgery

Surgical Guidelines (Leaflet)

 

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Travel

Adrenal crisis letters in a range of languages

Travel Tips

Member’s Travel Tips

Travelling

Making the most of holidays

Terminology, medical (See Medical terminology explained)

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Useful links to other organisations

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Vaccinations

See Flu Jabs

Virus (See Coronavirus)

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Words

Words for feeling better – or worse

Work

When an Employee Has Addison’s (Leaflet)

Information for Employers

 

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