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Cushing's syndrome is a relatively rare endocrine (hormonal) disorder resulting from excessive exposure to the hormone cortisol.

Cushings is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Cushings books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Cushing's Syndrome
Cushing's Syndrome. National Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Information Service. U.
Nutrition for Patients with Cushing Syndrome - NIH Clinical Center
Nutrition for Patients with Cushing Syndrome.
Morbidity and Mortality of Cushing's Syndrome: Rationale for Diagnosis and Treatment . .
Management of Equine Cushing's Disease and Equine Metabolic
What is Pseudo-Cushing's? By Theodore Friedman, MD, PhD
Cushing's syndrome is a rare disorder which can severely affect the patient.

Suggested News Resources

Oregon woman loses fight to keep sons from home of child killer
The Cushing Conundrum
This puts a lot of responsibility in the hands of DeMeco Ryans, Xavier Adibi, Darryl Sharpton and Brian Cushing. There are question marks surrounding all of these guys: can Ryans return to his pre-injury form?
Alumnus/emeritus professor's ceramic art featured in West Virginia
Ceramic artist Val Cushing, AU classes of 1952, 1956 and professor emeritus of ceramic art, will be the Walter Gropius Master Artist for the month of September at the Huntington Museum of Art (HMA), Huntington, W. Va.
Custody dispute involves woman who killed her kids
Conlon has said she learned only this year that Kristine and John Cushing were once again together at Cushing's home on Vashon Island, south of Seattle — a fact her attorney, Todd DeVallance, argued should warrant changes to the boys' parenting plan.
Ray Cushing stands with his mother Vera outside her Yarmouth County home and
By Tina Comeau When Ray Cushing called from his Ontario home to wish his mom Vera a happy birthday in early August, he explained to her that his gift would be a little late because it was too big to send in the mail.

Suggested Web Resources

Cushing's syndrome - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cushing's syndrome is a hormone disorder caused by high levels of cortisol in the blood.
Pet Owner's Crash Course in Canine Cushing's Disease
Cushing's syndrome -
Cushing's syndrome — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this disorder caused by excess cortisol.
Cushing's Syndrome
Questions and answers about this disease. Covers symptoms, treatment, diagnosis, and research. From NIDDK.
Cushing's Syndrome
Apr 5, 2011 Overview of Cushing's syndrome, a group of signs and symptoms caused by abnormally high levels of cortisol.

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