Tags » Pituitary

I Have A What?

Pituitary Adenoma. Basically a “common benign tumour in the pituitary gland”. These are the results of the MRI scan I had a few weeks ago. The diagnosis sounds a lot scarier than it is.

390 more words

In Memory: Deloreese Daniels Owens

March 16, 2002

Deloreese Daniels Owens, daughter of “Touched by an Angel” star Della Reese, was found dead at her Los Angeles-area home Wednesday. She was 41. 419 more words


Webinar: Psychosocial Aspects of Pituitary Disease

Jessica Diller Martino
Professor – History of Psychology
City University of New York

Register Now!

After registering you will receive a confirmation email with details about joining the webinar. 154 more words


Ohio Pituitary Patient Symposium at OSU and Gentle Giant Awards Dinner

Please join the Pituitary Network Association and The Ohio State University for a Pituitary Patient Symposium featuring a series of pituitary and hormonal patient education seminars presented by some of the top physicians of pituitary and hormonal medicine. 340 more words


What Causes Cushing’s Disease?

A condition in which the body produces too much cortisol, Cushing’s disease occurs when a tumor on the pituitary gland makes the gland create too much ACTH, the hormone that stimulates the production and release of cortisol (also known as “the stress hormone”). 490 more words


In Memory: Erica Michelle "GaGa" Meno

Erica was a fellow Cushing’s Disease survivor. She had been through pituitary surgery, radiation, and a BLA in an effort to receive her cure.

I didn’t know her myself, and I don’t know if she was a member of the… 721 more words


Cushing's Awareness Challenge 2015

Not a bio but folks who write bios might like to participate!

The Cushing’s Awareness Challenge is almost upon us again!

Do you blog? Want to get started? 592 more words