Living with Cushing’s disease

People living with Cushing’s disease often have to cope with many physical and emotional issues caused by their condition. Even after your course of action, the effects of Cushing’s disease may linger for a while.

It is important to know how Cushing’s disease affects your life

Cushing’s disease may affect you on so many different levels that it seems to change many aspects of your life. That is why it is so important to understand how you can keep this condition from taking over. This section of describes how Cushing’s disease may affect your life.

Your life may be affected in the following ways

  • Your symptoms can keep you from wanting to spend time with other people
  • Your personal relationships may suffer because people don’t understand what you are going through
  • You may feel alone

Fortunately, there are things you can do to help make living with Cushing’s disease a little easier.

Here's what you'll find in this section: