Links

The following are links to other sites around the world that are of interest to people with Addison's disease and related conditions.We do not guarantee the accuracy of any medical information presented, and you should always seek professional medical advice before commencing or changing any medical treatment.

 

Facebook South Australian Addison's Facebook page
Created by the SA State Rep to help keep in touch and support people with Addison's disease.

Facebook Addison's Almighty Facebook page
To quote the page creator "This is an opportunity for anyone who suffers with Addison's disease, to share their own experience with others. With so little information on this crippling illness, I have begun a crusade to spread the awareness across Facebook!"

YoutubeYouTube Video Clip

A moving video clip tribute from a son to his father who passed away from Addison’s disease. It is wonderfully done and with great love and emotion. Certainly a reminder that this disease can still kill if undiagnosed.

Wikipedia definition of Addison's disease
Describes signs & symptoms, diagnosis, causes, treatment as well as interesting famous people with Addisons.

Swedish Addison's Website
A Swedish website for Addisons by Martin Norrman. This site helps give information and links to Addisonians and Diabetics in Sweden with a positive insight into living with Addisons.

Addison's Disease - Diabetes Forum
An opportunity to connect with others and discuss issues relating to Addison's Disease and Diabetes.

Addison's Disease Self Help Group (UK)
UK support group for men, women and children diagnosed with Addison's Disease

Dutch Addison and Cushing Society
Supporting patients with Addison's disease and Cushing syndrome, also patients (and their parents) with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

National Adrenal Diseases Foundation (NADF)
The National Adrenal Diseases Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing support, information and education to individuals having Addison's disease as well as other diseases of the adrenal glands.

National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD)
NORD is a unique federation of voluntary health organizations dedicated to helping people with rare "orphan" diseases.

The Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation
The SSF provides patients practical information and coping strategies that minimize the effects of Sjögren's syndrome.

MyDr medicines list
You can browse or search for medicines available in Australia and view the consumer information for them

AARDA
American Autoimmune Related Diseases Assoc.

Teleplexus network-Addisons Disease Support and Info Forum
Developed to offer those who have and are affected by Addison's Disease with information about the disease including treatment and international support.

The Australasian Neuroscience Nurses' Association.
A specialist nurse's association which offers professional support to nurses with specialist qualifications, or an interest in, caring for people with brain and spinal cord injuries or diseases.

The Better Health Channel
Our organization has an entry on the Addison's Disease page of this site.
"Your introduction to quality-assured, regularly reviewed, health and wellbeing information and services. This site is sponsored by the State Government of Victoria, Australia." It has a good range of information on many conditions and drugs.

The Endocrine Society of Australia
The Endocrine Society of Australia (ESA) is a national non-profit organisation of scientists and clinicians who conduct research and practice in the field of Endocrinology.

Government Health site
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as more than 50 website links to leading Australian health organisations. Medical information assessed by a medical editorial board, headed by Prof. S. Leeder, dean of medicine at Sydney University, NSW.

KidsHealth
KidsHealth is one of the largest sites on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence. Created by The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media.

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia is the peak national professional pharmacy
organisation. It represents Australia´s 23,000 pharmacists working in all sectors and locations.

Association of Genetic Support of Australasia (AGSA)
This umbrella organisation represents 129 genetic support groups.