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Gigantism - BBC Radio 4 feature on the Irish giants

BBC Radio 4 will be exploring the link between an 18th century skeleton in the Hunterian Museum and Brendan Holland in County Tyrone. Brendan reached a height of 6’10” was diagnosed with gigantism.

Open Q&A Webinar with Professor John Newell-Price

Join us for the open Q&A on the 22nd August at 3pm with Professor John Newell-Price, Endocrinologist at the University of Sheffield, who will be answering as many questions as possible during the webinar. 

Survey of Anosmia in Endocrine patients

We would be extremely grateful if you could spare a few moments to complete this short survey based on the loss of taste and smell (anosmia) in endocrine patients after surgery.

The visual impact of pituitary tumours

One of the key effects of a pituitary tumour which can lead to diagnosis is where it is interfering with eyesight. Dr Denize Atan discusses the visual impact of pituitary tumours. 

Lauren - Why I'm campaigning for The Pituitary Foundation

Acromegaly patient Lauren tells us why she's inspired to raise awareness for The Pituitary Foundation.

"What if I'm not cured?"

Dr Niki Karavitaki and Dr John Ayuk discuss the options for further treatment if pituitary removal through surgery is not successful.

Scottish review of Pegvisomant - patient responses needed

The Pituitary Foundation is participating in The Scottish Medicines Consortium review of Pegvisomant, representing the patient/carer perspective and we would very much appreciate your important input. 

What to expect when you have pituitary surgery

Mr Shaz Ahmed tells us what to expect with pituitary surgery.

Summer campaign launch - Think Adrenal Insufficiency

Think Adrenal Insufficiency 

Nurse Appeal: Why is this helpline so important?

Psychologist, Dr Sue Jackson, tells us why our nurse helpline is such a valuable service for pituitary patients.