Addison's Disease Self Help Group newsletter, issue 130, December 2017
Welcome to the winter 2017 edition of the ADSHG newsletter. This issue is bursting at the seams with news - essential drug updates, work on ambulance awareness and conference reports from members, as well as members' personal stories, fundraising updates and meeting dates.
We wish all our members a very Happy Christmas and a healthy New Year!
Page 1: Happy New Year 2018, everyone!
2018 subscription rise
Online adrenal questionnaire now live
Page 2: From the President
About the money
Page 3-4: Recent news
New ambulance guidelines on adrenal crisis
Julie's ambo update: moving the goalposts?
Page 5-6: Drug news
New shortage of liquid injectable hydrocortisone
Chronocort update: cortisol replacement
Page 7-9: Awareness update
Exeter workshop on hormone dynamics
CMA decision on unfair drug pricing
ADSHG at the medical conferences
ADSHG nursing prize awarded to ADSHG trustee!
Page 10: Around the group
ADSHG submission to Health Committee on Brexit - medicines
Wibbly wobbly webby
Page 10-12: Personal stories
Living with a cortisol alert dog
66 years with Addison's
Romance is not just for the young
Page 13: Fundraising update
Cookery book launch
Runners' personal bests!
Page 14-15: Social update
Gill's goodbye column
2018 social and medical meetings
2018 fundraising events
Page 16: The back page
2018 subscription rates
ADSHG trustees and officers