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Help improve acromegaly care around the world.

Acromegaly patients and healthcare providers worldwide can participate in this survey designed to provide information that may help improve quality of life during the...

Education by the Experts: If you missed the live meeting, here’s there presentation

On June 7th the patient support and advocacy group Acromegaly Community hosted another online presentation in its series, “Education by the Experts”.   Linda M. Rio,...

A word about comments

From the desk of J D Faccinetti Chairman, CEO and chief editor Pituitary World News.   We recently published two COVID-19 related articles that focused...

Tumors and adenomas: “to NET or not to NET.”

From the desk of Jorge D. Faccinetti Pituitary World News co-founder - There seems to be a debate going on in the scientific and clinical...

WAPO participates in Cushing’s Patient Journey Summit 2019

The World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations (WAPO) will participate in the upcoming Cushing's Support and Research Foundation (CSRF) conference slated for October 4 to...

An informal chat about today’s health insurance’s trials and tribulations

Frustrations with the health insurance industry seem to be steadily increasing for patients and physicians alike as politicians use patients as pawns in a sad,...

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...

From The Netherlands, AdrenalNET: a comprehensive website for Adrenal disorders

If you suffer from an adrenal disease or would like to learn more about it, AdrenalNET offers comprehensive, reliable, easy to access scientific and...

How Can I Find a Mental Health Professional Who Knows About Pituitary Disorders?

From Linda M. Rio, M.A. - I woke this morning to find an email to me from a parent pleading for my help. This...

Another year at the UC Berkeley-UCSF joint medical program.

There are many things about the work I do for Pituitary World News that are very rewarding and truly enjoyable. Meeting young, bright medical...

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