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MAGIC Foundation for Children's Growth


Contact Information

6645 W. North Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302-1376

800-3MA-GIC3 (Voice - Toll-free),
708-383-0808 (Voice),
708-383-0899 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Abstract

Founded in 1989, the MAGIC Foundation is a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to help children whose physical growth is affected by a medical problem. The main objectives of MAGIC are to assist the families of afflicted children and to create public education in the area of of children's growth. Some medical problems addressed include, Precocious Puberty (CPP), Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH), McCune Albright Syndrome (MAS), Russell Silver Syndrome, Septo Optic Dysplasia, Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency, Panhypopituitarism, Genital/Reproductive Anomalies in Children, Growth Hormone Deficiency, Thyroid Disorders, Turner's Syndrome and other rare disorders. MAGIC also holds an annual national convention covering all of these topics. The foundation provides a variety of informational, educational, and support services to professionals and consumers.Inquiries may be made by phone, mail, and electronically.

Publications

Brochures, pamphlets and four quarterly newsletters (The MAGIC Touch and The MAGIC Star (for Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency), are available.

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Notes

Some named diseases not in topic list. 12.30.11: Inactivated org - does not meet criteria in Quality Guidelines regarding advertising policy (drug ads are not marked as "advertisements" and appear on home page and other docs) - RY

Audit

Date Entered: 10/1/1997
Date Edited: 11/6/2006
Date Revised: 10/22/2006 3:24:52 PM
Health Referral Number: HR2495
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