MAGIC Foundation publishes brochures on a number of endocrine disorders. These brochures are written by globally recognized thought leaders and researchers on each topic. As new information evolves on a specific disorder our brochures are updated and published here. Please keep in mind that while these brochures contain a multitude of information on specific disorders, that endocrine disorders can be very complex. You should seek the help of a medical professional at all times. These brochures are for your information and education and in no way should be construed as medical advice.
One Free Complimentary Set of Brochures (Limit: one set each to non-member physicians by U.S. Mail as available.)
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Brochures currently available to print from your computer:
Applying for Disability Benefits with an endocrine related disorder - PEDIATRIC patients
Applying for Disability Benefits with an endocrine related disorder - ADULT patients
Click here to learn more about MedAngel ONE. It is a Bluetooth-enabled temperature monitor, which safeguards medications. It consists of a smart Bluetooth temperature sensor that is kept with the medications and an app to connect with it, available for free on iOs and Android.
Do you receive medication shipments in styrofoam containers and wonder where you can recycle foam? Click here to find a location!
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Click here for TSA guidelines on flying with medical conditions. It covers injectable medications, traveling with medical devices such as wheelchair, crutches, etc., and service dog rules.
Click here for TSA passenger support
Southwest Airlines Medical Transportation Grant Program (MTGP) provides complimentary, roundtrip tickets to nonprofit hospitals and medical transportation organizations. The program was created to provide much-needed assistance to medical patients and their family members who are traveling for specialized or life-changing medical care. Thereby, giving patients (and their families) peace of mind about how they get to the care they need.
Click here to find out more about the program and to see if your local nonprofit hospital or medical transportation organization can help!
Special Needs Resources
Financial Planning for Special Needs
Legal Resources for Special Needs
Disability Resources from the Department of Labor
GINA is a federal law that protects individuals from genetic discrimination in health insurance and employment. Genetic discrimination is the misuse of genetic information. This resource provides an introduction to GINA and its protections in health insurance and employment. It includes answers to common questions and examples to help you learn.
This online resource was created by Genetic Alliance, the Genetics and Public Policy Center at Johns Hopkins University, and the National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics through funding by The Pew Charitable Trusts. May 2010.