For Parents: Your Pituitary Infant, Birth to 5 Years

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The aim of this booklet is to provide information for parents who have a baby or young child with a pituitary condition. 

You may find that not all of the information applies to you in particular, but we hope it helps you to understand your condition better and offers you a basis for discussion with your child's GP and their paediatric endocrinologist.

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  • The impact on parents

    - Taking care of yourself

  • The pituitary gland explained

    - The hypothalamus

    - Causes

  • Diagnosis

    - Treatment and ongoing care

    - Monitoring your child in clinic

    - Questions to ask their paediatric team

    - Your child's file

  • Sick day rules 
  • Practical advice
  • Support for parents

    - Useful links

  • A parent's story
  • Membership form