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Robert's Story...

Desert Storm veteran. Had observable Cushing's symptoms starting in 1994. Had a 24 hr urine collection done in 12/1996, results showed hypercortisolism.

Currently being treated for Diabetes, Osteoporosis. Continue to show symptoms of easy bruising, muscle weakness and severe fatigue.

Currently undergoing evaluation with the Veterans Affairs for compensation for this disease. Currently rated at 90% disabled by the VA. After current review is completed, new rating possibly may reach 100%.

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