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Ruth's story - Have your feet got bigger?

The question came in July 2004 from the consultant who had been trying to treat my high blood glucose levels and sudden very high blood pressure. I didn't know that adult feet do not continue to grow...

Desmopressin intranasal solution availability

Ferring, who manufacture Desmopressin intranasal solution say that they should have stock of this by the 1st November.

Acromegaly autobiography - Me, Myself and Eye

Pituitary patient Dan Jeffries has recently published an autobiography "Me, Myself and Eye" which includes references about living with Acromegaly.

Should I get a vaccine? Our nurse's guide

Pneumococcal vaccine, flu vaccine, shingles vaccine... should you get a vaccine? A guide to vaccines and where to get them by our endocrine nurse.

Heatwave advice

Dealing with high termperatures with pituitary conditions

NHS patient safety alerting system for diabetes insipidus

The NHS has implemented a safety alerting system which should help to minimise the risks for DI patients being denied their desmopressin when in hospital.

Eddie's story - hypothyroidism and head injury

I had three head injuries between 1972 and 2003: an accident when I was driving a truck in 1972, a violent assault in 1985 when I had a basal skull fracture, and the third head injury in 2003.

Michael's story - pituitary tumour affected my sight

Late last year I became aware that I had developed blurred vision in my left eye....

Peter's story - My Addisonian crisis

Be warned, an addisonian crisis can creep up on you without you noticing!

Shirley's story - Cushing's

A story of delayed diagnosis of Cushing's and the effects of the illness. The story starts some eight years before Shirley was, at last, diagnosed with Cushing’s disease; that would be 1997.