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Dan’s 2017

Dan tells us about his 2017 as Volunteer Ambassador for The Pituitary Foundation and as a patient representative at events. 

Troy's pituitary story

"I’m not sure where to begin, so I’ll cover the highlights leading up to the loss of my pituitary gland....."

Nick's pituitary journey

Nick's pituitary journey began in 1997 and here he describes how the diagnosis effected both his work and personal life, and how he has learnt to manage his condition.

Amy's Cushing's story - pituitary awareness

It's been incredible awareness for us to see Amy's Cushing's story featured in the Daily Mail. Read more here.

Sian's story - Cushing's

Cushing's patient, Sian, tells us her diagnosis story and also shares the link to her blog, which is documenting her second round of surgery. 

A mum's story of her 4 year old - pituitary awareness

It's been incredible awareness for us to see the story of Emily feature in the Mirror, the Sun and the Mail.

Why I wanted to write ‘Living with Hypopituitarism and other things that happened to come along’

Patient and author, Marilyn Harvey, tells us why she decided to write her book, 'Living with Hypopituitarism and other things that happened to come along’.

Jim’s story - diagnosed by my optician

Jim tells us how a routine eye examination identified a pituitary macro adenoma. He also encourages everyone to attend these examinations even if they think there is no need.

Working with opticians to improve diagnosis times for pituitary patients

The Pituitary Foundation is currently running a campaign with optometrists to raise awareness and try to decrease diagnosis times. Here we have a story from patient, Phil, who talks about being diagnosed immediately by his optician.

Christine's story - Acromegaly

Christine tells us about her long diagnosis, dealing with Acromegaly, and how the lack of knowledge about adrenal insufficiency in hospital nearly lost her her life.