Will we ever be able to use stem cells to regenerate the pituitary gland?

A commentary from Dr. Lewis S Blevins Jr. co-founder - I was recently asked if I felt that we would ever be able to use...

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...

Watch the presentations from the PWN-UCSF pituitary patient conference

For your convenience we have uploaded the conference presentations in their totality.  Below are the video presentations with a timestamp so you can more...

A fascinating chat between a patient and her doctor

Don't miss today's podcasts. Sometimes it is through these genuine, unscripted chats that we get insight into what it is like to deal with...

Cortisol Matters! Learn why.

Why is it important to know about the symptoms of hypercortisolism and its clinical consequences? And why is early detection so critical?  The answers...

Podcasts: The long-term ramifications of Cushing’s

In this informative podcast, Dr. Lewis Blevins explores the long-term issues affecting people with Cushing's disease and syndrome.  For more information on Cushing's download...

Growth Hormone Deficiency: Thoughts on medical decision making

In this podcasts, Dr. Blevins discusses growth hormone replacement, growth hormone deficiency tests, and some of the implications that affect medical decision making.     Music by Patrick...

Podcast: Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery

Today's podcast brings together Dr. Phillip Thedosopoulos, Professor and Vice Chairman of Neurological Surgery at the University of California San Francisco and Director of...

More on Opioids and Pain

In a recent podcast on acromegaly and arthritis, we discussed the opioid use crisis currently gripping the United States. The podcast focused primarily on arthropathy, articular,...

Arthritis and acromegaly

Arthropathy is one of the most insidious conditions that can affect people with acromegaly often with challenging quality of life issues.   Bone and joint...

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