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I am 47, but in my mid 20's I developed a lump at the base of my neck, gained about 70lbs in my trunk mostly, lost muscle mass in my arms and legs, and developed bright red/ purple stretch marks ...

mary.oconnor commented on Anonymous' post Can Cushings be diagnosed by one blood draw done in the morning?

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Pat had a Pituitary Tumor (Cushing's Disease), Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS), Fibromyalgia, and Environmental Illness/Multiple Chemical Sensitivities. Pat updated her ...

Live Interview with a Counselor who had Cushing's - Tonight!

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Around 1983 I first started to realize I was really sick. At first I noticed I'd stopped having my periods and, of course, I thought I was pregnant. I went to my Gynecologist who had no ...

mary.oconnor commented on mary.oconnor's post Cushing's Disease / Kidney cancer

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Around 1983 I first started to realize I was really sick. At first I noticed I'd stopped having my periods and, of course, I thought I was pregnant. I went to my Gynecologist who had no ...

Cushing's Disease / Kidney cancer

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When I was being diagnosed with Cushing's in 1987, it was before the internet, and I never thought I would meet - let alone talk to - another Cushing's patient. That has changed now, thanks to ...

Cushing's can be such a lonely disease.

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My name is Kim an I am 32yrs. old, I am currently being tested for Cushings Syndrome. I am experiencing all symptoms from weight-gain, buffalo hump, thinning limbs,moon-face, you name it. I am ...

mary.oconnor commented on Ksanchez's post Cushings Syndrome

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My name is Kim an I am 32yrs. old, I am currently being tested for Cushings Syndrome. I am experiencing all symptoms from weight-gain, buffalo hump, thinning limbs,moon-face, you name it. I am ...

mary.oconnor commented on Ksanchez's post Cushings Syndrome

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My name is Kim an I am 32yrs. old, I am currently being tested for Cushings Syndrome. I am experiencing all symptoms from weight-gain, buffalo hump, thinning limbs,moon-face, you name it. I am ...

mary.oconnor commented on Ksanchez's post Cushings Syndrome

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My name is Kim an I am 32yrs. old, I am currently being tested for Cushings Syndrome. I am experiencing all symptoms from weight-gain, buffalo hump, thinning limbs,moon-face, you name it. I am ...

mary.oconnor commented on Ksanchez's post Cushings Syndrome