Waiting child highlight: congenital adrenal hyperplasia

June 12, 2015 by nohandsbutours Children Who Wait, congenital adrenal hyperplasia 2 Comments

2008, July 25th, Beckett Collage

The specialĀ children we are highlighting today have allĀ been diagnosed with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). Their adrenal glands lack an enzyme needed to make certain hormones. This is treated with daily oral medication (typically 3-4 times a day) for life. There are some wonderful resources available for families affected by this condition. A file review by …Read More

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