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    Addisons. Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome Type 1

    I have polyglandular autoimmune syndrome type 1, my condition is very rare, so i do most ofthe researching by myself, i was diagnosed in yr 6 and am almost in year 11, it has had me thinking for the past few weeks and i really just need an insight from someone who has this. My...
    sheakyshea sheakyshea 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2013

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    My Daily Struggles...

    I was diagnosed with Addison's disease 13 yrs ago. At first it was difficult and I was sick a lot until the drs found the right mix of mede. I take hydrocortisone and florinef. I have been told I need to reduce my hydrocortisone (25 mg daily) as it will cause me issues in the...
    hopingforabetterlife hopingforabetterlife 41-45 2 Responses Jul 10, 2012

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    Battling To Get Diagnosis For Possible Addison's

    Hi there I live in a third world country in Africa and am really battling. My questions are: 1) If your normal ACTH and Cortisol blood tests are normal, does that mean that a ACTH stimulation test will turn up negative for Addison's as well? 2) I am on cortisone treatment for...
    Simone1974 Simone1974 36-40, F Oct 18, 2012

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    Addison Disease

    i was diagnosed with Addison disease when i was fourteen years old i began not feeling well developed a very dark tan and started to loose my appetite. at first my family and i thought nothing of it and doctors would tell me i don't have anything wrong with me. then it started to...
    draven1000 draven1000 22-25 3 Responses Sep 6, 2012

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    Had Enough Of This Disease

    Been diagnosed with addisons 2 yr ago since Christmas been struggling with skin irritation sensitivity anyone else have this
    Tinagriffiths Tinagriffiths 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2013

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    The Path Of Addison's Disease

    I was 27 years old, it was August, 1978, and I had just gone through a complete body cramp that was so painful it cut off my breathing. I was so weak from not being able to eat and was looking out the window. "I'm going to die". It was a simple statement of fact. I was not scared...
    ssfrisky ssfrisky 61-65 1 Response Sep 10, 2012

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    21 yrs of screaming the place down with pain,

    unbelievable fatigue, no diagnosis for 10 yrs, there was no internet back then. When I finally got diagnosed with fms I was put on drugs but am chemically sensitive so ended up unable to move for a week each time. I didn't believe the diagnosis because none of the remedies...
    tubbypurple tubbypurple 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 26, 2014

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    Mostly because I love to imagine the lives of the people that are buried there. I find that so many couples die within a few months of each other when they have been married a very...
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    I am 16 years old, I was diagnosed with Kienbock's disease 2 years ago in Stage 2. I started getting pains in my dominant, right hand, so I went to the doctor, then a hand...
    AnAwkwardTroll AnAwkwardTroll 16-17 5 hrs ago

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    I was diagnosed with the most painful disease yesterday. I don't know how I got it but imagine it was from an ex that wasn't faithful I'm only 17 and I'm terrified I have the best...
    nadiakp98 nadiakp98 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    Okay I Met my boyfriend in January of 2013. We've been together for three years and sadly we are probably going to be ending things soon. If you read my other stories you'd know we...
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    Searching for something in a hollowed out space is like looking for a rabbit in the middle of the ocean. You don't find one, you are left with a disappointment, but a legitimate...
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    About a year ago I was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disease called relapsing polychondritis. There's no way to cure it and most doctors have no idea how to deal with it. The...
    mary909 mary909 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

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    I've been sick now for almost a year. I'm so so so tired of being sick. I think this past year has aged me ten or more. Without any kind of warning or any trigger that I know of...
    thatonewoman thatonewoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION A DYNAMO OF LIFE FOR YOUR BODY Romans 8:11 (NLT) The Spirit of God, who raised Jesus from the dead, lives in you. And just as God raised...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION THE MIGHTY PHYSICIAN AND HIS MEDICINE Proverbs 4:20-22 (MSG) ...listen well to my words; tune your ears to my voice. Keep my message in...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    My son is 4 yrs old and was diagnosed with HD at 17 days old. He had his first surgery at 21 days old and gotten a colostomy bag. He had a reversal at four months, didn't work so...
    Rymae87 Rymae87 26-30, F a week ago

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    I've had crohns since I was 15. It slowly became a bigger issue in my lay 20's. I ended up with 3 weeks in the hospital, an iliostomy and they removed a significant amount of small...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 4

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION REIGN OVER SICKNESS!!! Romans 5:17 ... much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F Feb 3

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    Assume, presume exclude the truth. Teeter totter bicker bother. Life is so wondrous and full of fodder. As the garden grown the plants unfold into trees and bushes bushels of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION GOD'S WORD vs. EXPERIENCES Psalm 119:89 (AMP) Forever, O Lord, Your word is settled in heaven [stands firm as the heavens]. Experience...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F Feb 2

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    Hi, I stumbled upon this site while searching ( as iv done thousands of times, for yeeears now) in hopes that I can find some magical supplement to cure the living hell that my...
    Hopelesslyfallen Hopelesslyfallen 31-35, F Feb 1

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    OPEN HEAVENS FELLOWSHIP DAILY DEVOTION GOD WANTS YOU TO WALK IN TOTAL HEALTH 3 John 1:2 Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy...
    ganyoji ganyoji 22-25, F Feb 1

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    Having Trouble With Dental Care? Check Out These Tips! Does the thought of going to a dentist make you nervous? Do you ignore your toothaches in the side that doesn't hurt you...
    dentalcareu dentalcareu 22-25, M Jan 28

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    and I want to keep this disease. If you have this disease it's not harmful in any way just remember this disease can leave randomly but it can come back and then leave and you get...
    aby2015 aby2015 13-15, F Jan 27

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    Today she showed up at my house at 6 am. She had walked from her house where she lives with my dad (about a mile away). It was about 20 F. She was wearing a coat and asked if her...
    nonolover nonolover 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    there once was a time in the days, no years, that away have slipped when I could expertly rhyme but I fear that skill from has been ripped this dreadful diseased mind searching...
    goodwitchofthenorth goodwitchofthenorth 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 27

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    What are the 7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment of Dr. Howard Marans MD? Dr. Howard Marans specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic surgery in Fountain Valley, California...
    waldud3k waldud3k 46-50, F Jan 26

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    Anyone negative with blood test but diagnosed with Lyme ?I show false positive but keep coming up negative.
    kellner27 kellner27 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Just got out of the hospital due to crohns and now I'm in a really bad situation and need some help. If anyone can check out my gofundme page I would be very very thankful. https...
    atheGAYlouise atheGAYlouise 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    I had my first Parkinson's related fall the other day. The only thing that saved me from hitting the ground was the kitchen counter, had that not been there I would have gone all...
    LifeinWoodinville LifeinWoodinville 41-45, M 6 Responses Jan 25

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    Oscar...For Love About three years ago I was working with a woman who had alzheimers and a broken hip. She lived in a lovely beach home, and she had found a cat who had been...
    Rolle2323 Rolle2323 61-65, F Jan 24

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    Sometimes I just don't know what I'm gonna do. The pain just gets so bad at times and no one gets it because it's an "invisible" disease. I have other diseases along with Fibro but...
    KimWiz20 KimWiz20 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    Hay you guys my name is Kayla and I have cystic fibrosis hers what it means What is Cystic Fibrosis? Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes...
    khem0356 khem0356 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    Went in for yearly pap.... 2 weeks later, I received a letter from my obgyn stating that my test results came back abnormal....there is also a brochure with this letter about hpv...
    sunnyb3382 sunnyb3382 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I was diagnosed with an infertility disorder when I was young called PCOS. It's apparently irreversible, they manage your symptoms with hormones and drugs. After 15-17yrs (dx in 20...
    Nix820 Nix820 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    This should say "I no longer have PCOS". After 15-17yrs (dx in 2000-2001) of dealing with symptoms that changed my looks, my spirit, and left me unable to have children. All my...
    Nix820 Nix820 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    Was diagnosed two years ago still trying to get the medication balanced out where it needs to be. Hate the up and down periods just want life to go back to the way it was before.
    Katelynn7 Katelynn7 18-21, F Jan 21

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    There's a pretty high chance I have this. This sucks 😕
    MzSlimshady MzSlimshady 13-15, F Jan 19

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