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Welcome to the website of the Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Support Group of New Zealand, or the CAHNZ Trust.

The CAHNZ Trust is a registered charity devoted to offering education, support and resources to all individuals and families with congenital adrenal hyperplasia-affected children in New Zealand. (read more)

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is an inherited condition that affects the adrenal glands. People affected by CAH produce less of the important hormone cortisol and may also produce less aldosterone. Adrenal deficiency can cause problems with growth and development and my lead to a life-threatening 'adrenal crisis'. However, the condition is typically diagnosed early and effective treatment is readily available. (read more)

Contact Us

CAHNZ Trust Director
Phone: 09 421 1616

PO Box 66, Waihi, Hauraki 3641, New Zealand