CAH Support India / Disclaimer

CAH Support India is an organisation that was set up to spread the awareness of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia in all its forms, across India. The CAH Support India website is intended to provide general educational information and to help users more easily access information about CAH (Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia).

This website does not provide medical advice.

Information on the site is written by the owner of the CAH Support India website (Deepa Kannan) in consultation with Dr Shaila S Bhattacharyya - MD, DM (PGIMR, ENDO) MRCP, DCH (UK), and some content is accessible through external links.

The content of this website, such as graphics, images, video links, text and all other materials is provided for information, reference and educational purposes only and should not be used to make a diagnosis or to replace or overrule a qualified health care provider's judgment. Always consult with a qualified and licensed physician or other medical care provider, and follow their advice without delay regardless of anything read on this website.

Liability

CAH Support India shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use or misuse of the material contained in this website. We do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the information provided. You assume full responsibility for using the information on this website, and you understand and agree that CAH Support India is not responsible or liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from its use by you or any user.

CAH Support India cannot and does not warrant that access to the site will be error- or virus-free and does not guarantee against unauthorized users or hackers attempting to obtain access to this website. CAH Support India does not intentionally or knowingly collect personal information from children under age 18. If you are under the age of 18, please consult a parent or guardian for help in using this website.

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Although we try to keep the information on the site as accurate as possible, CAH Support India disclaims any warranty concerning its accuracy, timeliness and completeness of content, and any other warranty, express or implied. CAH Support India also reserves the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue this website, any page or any functionality at any time and without any notice.

CAH Support India assumes no duty to correct or update the website nor to resolve or clarify any inconsistent information that might be a part of the website.

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CAH Support India - Resources

CAH Support India: Emergency Awareness Handout Pack

We understand how challenging it can be for parents of CAH children, who need to manage so many things.

In the first of a series of handouts for parents, we have created an Emergency Awareness Handout Pack that includes a handout for Schools and a bonus handout for parents.

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Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: A Parents' Guide

by C. Y. Hsu and Scott A. Rivkees MD

CAH is an inherited disorder of the adrenal glands. Its effects can be wide-ranging and serious-from problems of ambiguous genitalia in baby girls; to problems with growth and physical development; to problems with infertility and hormone imbalance.

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Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: A Comprehensive Guide

by Peter C Hindmarsh and Kathy Geertsma

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: A Comprehensive Guide addresses how hydrocortisone works, what can go wrong, and how to correct it, also explaining why the timing of doses and measurement of cortisol from a dose is extremely important.

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Connect with us!

We have created a Facebook page called Omkar's Journey with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia to chronicle all possible events and scenarios in the life of a child with CAH, with a view to let new parents know what to expect.

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CAH Support India: Omkar's Journey with CAH

CAH Support India on Facebook

The Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Support India group on Facebook is a closed group and is for discussion and sharing of information relevant to Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia only. This is a safe place for parents whose children have CAH to exchange and seek information that might help them deal with the problem. Note that posts which are not relevant to CAH and which are advertisements for sales of products, services or groups will be deleted and the person posting the message will be removed from the group without notice. If you wish to join this group:

Step 1: Search for the group page on Facebook.
(https://www.facebook.com/groups/433557750183212/

Step 2: Please request to join.

Step 3: Send a message to the Admin or an email to cahindiasupprt@gmail.com and let us know why you are interested in joining this group.

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