Addison's is life-threatening in the event of illness, trauma, or injury, because if medicine isn't given within 30 minutes, a person in crisis could die. And ambulances typically don't have the emergency injection of Solu-Cortef on board that is required to save a person's life. The bottom line: the trip to the ER might not be fast enough. Adrenal Insufficiency United's goal is to have Solu-Cortef on board ALL ambulances by 2015.
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(Contest winner will be announced by April 30, 2013.)