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Dates are set for our PATIENT EDUCATION CONFERENCE and the 9TH ANNUAL EVERYONE CARES GALA. Please mark your calendars for these important events!

The Patient Education Conference will take place at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. This all-day event will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 and will include informational, general and break-out sessions on varied CAH topics led by medical professionals who are considered CAH experts.

Our 9th Annual Everyone CARES Gala will be held in New York city on Friday, April 28th. On this special evening, the CARES community will celebrate the accomplishments of our two honorees,  Maria Vogiatzi, MD and past CARES Board of Trustees President, Katherine Fowler. This is an event not to be missed!

THERE ARE TWO CAH AWARENESS WALK DATES SET –

CALIFORNIA – Sunday, October 1

SOUTH NEW JERSEY – Saturday, October 17

If you are interested in supporting these events, please email Dina@caresfoundation.org.

There is currently a clinical study for adults, “ATR-101 for the Treatment of Classic Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasis (CAH) seeking both male and female adults, aged 18-80. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND STUDY DETAILS.

Also, a study: “Health-Related Quality of Life of Female Children with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia” for females between the ages of 7-18 years old. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND STUDY DETAILS.

We thank you in advance for your participation!

Fall 2016 CARES CONNECTIONS Newsletter!

Get caught up on the latest CAH reseach, education, and advocacy news. Have a glimpse at what’s happening with CAH around the world. Share in the memories of CARES events from the past year.  Be informed about CARES support, programs and upcoming events. Read our latest newsletter by clicking on the link below. Give us your feedback, and let us know if you have any comments or questions. Enjoy!

CARES CONNECTIONS FALL 2016

 
CARES has partnered with Lauren’s Hope Medical I.D. Jewelry. Click the image on the left, to order today and CARES will receive 5% of your purchase!Medical ID Bracelet

THEIR HISTORY:

In 2001, Lauren’s Hope introduced the very first interchangeable medical ID bracelet, and overnight, people who had grudgingly worn, or even refused to wear, the standard, plain metal medical ID bracelets of the past suddenly had attractive, durable, stylish options they could enjoy wearing and change to suit their mood, outfit, or activity.

Today, more than 400,000 people wear Lauren’s Hope medical IDs every day. The ever-expanding line of medical ID bracelets, necklaces, anklets, charms, bag tags, and more is always on-trend, made to the highest quality, and guaranteed to meet your needs and expectations.

Who Is Lauren?
The original interchangeable medical ID bracelet was made for Lauren, a 13 year old with diabetes who refused to wear medical ID jewelry because, as she said, ‘It’s ugly and draws attention to my illness.’ So they set out to design a medical alert bracelet that Lauren, and the millions of people like her who avoided medical IDs when they really needed them, would actually enjoy wearing.

CARES Designated Centers for Excellence 

Comprehensive Care Centers for CAH offer comprehensive, expert and lifelong medical care for patients in four centers across the country. Visit our Care Centers page for more detailed information.

SHOP WITH AmazonSmile and Goodshop, and help to improve the lives of thousands of patients and families affected by CAH?

All you have to do is click on the logos below to register for each site and designate CARES Foundation as your charity of choice!

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Make sure to search for CARES on AmazonSmile as “Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Research Educ & Support Found, Inc aka CARES Foundation”

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