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The 2017 Ask Me About HPP Campaign

On October 30, The MAGIC Foundation will be participating in International HPP Awareness Day and we want you to join us!  As with all rare diseases and disorders which affect growth, we know that every time we can open the lines of communication and raise awareness, we are one step closer to ensuring all those […]

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Why We Need Your Help

Since The MAGIC Foundation was founded, our team has worked tirelessly to answer questions, connect families and individuals, and ensure that we are constantly learning and educating others on endocrine disorders.  As a team of 7 full time staff members, there are times we feel we don’t have enough hours in the day to get […]

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The History Of The MAGIC Foundation

Most great ideas stem from a need that is not currently being met.  For the founders of The MAGIC Foundation, the need was a network of families and individuals going through the process of finding a diagnosis for the growth disorders that were affecting their children.   In 1989, The MAGIC Foundation was legally incorporated […]

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How To Accurately Measure Your Child At Home

As we approach Growth Awareness Week and continue our mission to create awareness of endocrine disorders, we feel that it is important for us to educate you on how to accurately measure a child’s height at home.  Because we know that height can be the first identifying factor in an underlying medical issue, it is […]

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Dear MAGIC Families

Dear MAGIC Families, As you are hopefully aware, MAGIC received a Congressional Resolution in July, 2014 for “Children’s Growth Awareness Week” (GAW), the third week of September each year.  This year we are initiating a world wide campaign, creating the importance of growth in children.  Over the past few years we have helped identify many […]

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Why The MAGIC Foundation Is Different

Searching the Internet today has made it easy for anyone to find an answer to any one of our problems or questions.  Unfortunately, with accessibility, finding valuable and real information can leave us weaving in and out of fake news sites and articles.  What makes the MAGIC Foundation different from other sites and organizations, is […]

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The Power of Human Connection

We’ve all had those days when it feels as though the universe is working against us.  We’re stressed, over-worked, and may not know how to shake the funk that seems to have taken over.  You may get home from work and watch a favorite show, have a glass of wine, or just need someone to […]

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The MAGIC Foundation Needs Your Support

MAGIC is headquartered in Warrenville, Illinois and employs a full time staff of a mere 7 people. Glued together by dedicated volunteers and a network of family division consultants, this hard working group annually responds to an excess of 11,700 phone calls, 20,000 materials requests, organizes our national educational programs and other support services the […]

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Talking To Your Child About Their Changing Body

For many MAGIC kids, the typical progression of growing up and their developing body’s is something that is anything but typical.  For some of the disorders, children may start to develop earlier than their peers.  Talking to your child about their changing body, no matter what age they may be, does not have to be […]

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