Study Finds Repeated Transsphenoidal Surgery Effective in Treating Cushing’s Disease
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Study Finds Repeated Transsphenoidal Surgery Effective in Treating Cushing’s Disease

According to a story from Cushing's Disease News, a recent study has confirmed that repeated transsphenoidal surgery can be effective in treating Cushing's disease in patients that have experienced remission…

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Study Finds That Surgery May be Best for Cushing’s Disease Patients With Unclear MRI Findings
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Study Finds That Surgery May be Best for Cushing’s Disease Patients With Unclear MRI Findings

According to a story from the CushieBlog, a recent study has found that a certain surgical procedure may be the best course of treatment for patients with Cushing's disease whose…

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The FDA has Awarded Over $18 Million for Rare Disease Research
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The FDA has Awarded Over $18 Million for Rare Disease Research

The United States Food and Drug Administration has awarded twelve research grants worth a total of over $18 million for research into rare diseases. For more information about this news,…

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High Blood Pressure and High Cortisol levels in Pregnancy May Be Cushing’s Disease
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High Blood Pressure and High Cortisol levels in Pregnancy May Be Cushing’s Disease

According to a new study, pregnant women with high levels of cortisol and high blood pressure may have Cushing's disease. Although Cushing's is rare during a woman's pregnancy, the conclusion…

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Learn a Little and Teach a Little: Cushing Awareness Day
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Learn a Little and Teach a Little: Cushing Awareness Day

Sunday, April 8th is Cushing Awareness Day! Cushing syndrome (also known as hypercortisolism, not be confused with its sub-form Cushing disease) is an endocrine disorder characterized by excessive cortisol levels…

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The Combination of Drugs that May Cause Cushing Syndrome
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The Combination of Drugs that May Cause Cushing Syndrome

A recently published scientific letter in the Spanish medical journal, Endocrinología, Diabetes y Nutrición draws a link between the combined use of inhaled steroids and liver enzyme blockers and the development…

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How Glucose May Lead to Better Outcomes for Cushing’s Disease Surgery
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How Glucose May Lead to Better Outcomes for Cushing’s Disease Surgery

If you or someone you love has Cushing Disease (often confused with the umbrella term, Cushing Syndrome), you've probably heard about microadenas. Microadenas are the tiny, benign tumors that develop…

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Cushing’s Disease is Tough to Diagnose, but Help is Available
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Cushing’s Disease is Tough to Diagnose, but Help is Available

The pituitary gland is a pea-sized gland that acts as the body’s “master control” and governs the functioning of almost all of the other endocrine organs in the body. These are…

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This April, You Can Learn the Latest in Endocrine Science!
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This April, You Can Learn the Latest in Endocrine Science!

The Endocrine Society's Endo 2017 is the world's largest endocrine science presentation. Attendees will be able to network, learn about the newest product and technology updates, listen to thought-leaders, and…

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PHAT with Cushing’s Disease – This Woman Knows How to Rock It!
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PHAT with Cushing’s Disease – This Woman Knows How to Rock It!

I’ve been fat before, but when I was back in 2007, I never felt PHAT—as in “pretty hot and tempting.” So when I read the post about a fabulous, young…

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