Developing a new drug for acromegaly

As we reported earlier this year, the acromegaly new drug development world has seen very exciting activity. Several studies are in the pipeline for oral...

Podcast: Silent Pituitary Adenomas

Our podcast today is on silent pituitary adenomas.  This is a fascinating look into these tumors that are thought not to secrete hormones.  In...

Podcast: Pegvisomant, glucose metabolism, and acromegaly

In this podcasts, we discuss an important recent meta-analysis study from the University of Rome on the relationship between pegvisomant, a drug used for...

More info on a current acromegaly trial. Learn more here

Antisense drugs are small DNA - or RNA - drugs that are designed to target disease-associated proteins with the objective of slowing or stopping the progression...

Can oversharing information be the best medicine?

Jay Libove, a privacy and security expert, and pituitary patient discusses privacy and sharing information on social media In today’s new age of digital medicine...
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A picture is worth a thousand words. No translation needed!

From The French Acromegaly patient organization, Acromegales, pas seulement - This is an excellent awareness video from French acromegaly patient organization "Acromegales, pas Seulement" on the symptoms...
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An amazing diagnosis story

If you don't think it is essential to let someone know that you suspect they may have a pituitary condition, then please...

The voice of the patient in action.

Pituitary Word News co-founders Dr. Lewis Blevins and J D Faccinetti gave a talk on acromegaly at the recent American Association of...

Introducing a comprehensive, outstanding text book for endocrine nursing

This first-ever book published for endocrine nursing provides a comprehensive guide for nurses practicing in any area of endocrinology at any level of expertise....

Don’t miss the taped presentations from the Acromegaly Community Conference

Watch the taped presentations from the Acromegaly Community Conference!  We are thrilled to bring you the taped representations from our live coverage of the Acromegaly Community...

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