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On November 1 organizations around the world mark Acromegaly Day

Patients, advocacy, and healthcare organizations are promoting awareness of the condition around the world. The World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations WAPO Board decided to re-use the...

A note on the importance of awareness

Tell us what is like to live with acromegaly From J D Faccinetti – co-founder and chief editor:  In the awareness business, coming up with new,...

Pituitary World News announces the launch of its Spanish edition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PITUITARY WORLD NEWS ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ITS SPANISH EDITION  -  SAN FRANCISCO: August 26, 2020. Co-founders Lewis S. Blevins, Jr. M.D.,...

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...

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