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A patient with two rare diseases - Dan's story

Dan tells us about his experiences of living with two rare diseases.

Lawrie's story - journey of pituitary tumour diagnosis

Lawrie's journey before and after his pituitary tumour diagnosis.

Prolactinoma - from the view of a positive pituitary family!

An extremely positive story from a family who have experienced pituitary conditions for years. 

Prolactinoma: a carer's story - review 11 years on

Looking back over the last 12 years, since Tony had his diagnosis, (pituitary Apoplexy from a macro prolactinoma,) we have at times, had quite a roller coaster of a ride!

Kieley's story - symptoms during pregnancy

A story of how Kieley coped with her early symptoms during the pregnancy of her first child.

Laura's story - Acromegaly and Pan-hypopituitarism

Ten years ago I was diagnosed with a tumour on my pituitary gland that was causing a disease called acromegaly.

Michael's story - Acromegaly

A normal life disrupted by acromegaly, but managed effectively. Michael’s story.

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...

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.

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.