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Endocrine Nurse Award Winner for 2019 announced

Congratulations to the winner of the Endocrine Nurse Award for 2019, Alison Milne, Endocrine Nurse Specialist at NHS Grampian’s JJR Macleod Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology in Aberdeen.

Research Study - Participants Needed: Growth Hormone Deficiency

The Research House is an independent Market Research agency and we have received information from them requesting help with a research study for Growth Hormone Deficiency patients.

Medical update: Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC)

SMC has accepted hydrocortisone granules for restricted use for the replacement therapy of adrenal insufficiency.

Flu Vaccinations

Vaccination against pneumonia and influenza is commonly given to groups, such as the elderly or very young, or those who are most at risk. Read more here.

A look back at our Campaigns work

Over the past five years, and beyond, The Pituitary Foundation has organised many proactive campaigns covering a number of key issues for patients.  Themes have included: supporting earlier diagnosis, health care professionals’ education, emergency care and issues around quality of life. 

Acromegaly Focus Group: Film & Report

On the 23rd May 2018 The Pituitary Foundation organised a focus group of Acromegaly patients, around the holistic management of Acromegaly. Find out more here.

Mick's patient story - Acromegaly

Mick tells us his experiences of being diagnosed with acromegaly.

Update on supplies of Hydrocortisone Sodium Phosphate (ex Efcortesol)

August 2018 - Concordia International have given their latest update on the supplies of Hydrocortisone Sodium Phosphate (ex Efcortesol).

Diabetes Insipidus – time to change the name?

Diabetes Insipidus – time to change the name?

Heatwave advice for diabetes insipidus patients

Advice for how diabetes insipidus patients should manage their symptoms in the hot summer weather.