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Lydia M, Pituitary Bio

I started showing symptoms of sinus pressure three years ago,

I have asthma now from the drainage, I have moon face, buffalo hump, rosacea, and a 50 lb weight gain. 73 more words

Pituitary

The news I was waiting for...

At 6pm tonight I had a phone call from my GP – I thought it was strange he was calling as I had been dealing with my specialist …. 397 more words

Interview with a Doctor on Trans-Sphenoidal surgery

Dr. Julius July: Neurosurgeon at the Neuroscience Center of Siloam Hospitals Lippo Village Karawaci 

A SIMPLE AND QUICK WAY TO REMOVE TUMORS VIA SURGERY THROUGH THE NOSTRIL… 938 more words

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How Aromatherapy Works

Essential oils are composed of molecules of aromatic compounds. One essential oil might contain hundreds of these aromatic compounds, which contribute to the oil’s unique aroma and physiological actions. 151 more words

Aromatherapy

Numbing news

I had found a lump on my left breast 3 -4 months earlier and it was incredibly painful so I had gone to the doctor….who sent me for blood tests  which didn’t show anything other then a raised CRP level ( which is usually the indicator for inflammation in the body). 314 more words

Pituitary Gland: Normal Function and Assessment

Abstract

This computer-based, interactive module introduces preclinical medical students to normal pituitary function and outlines its assessment. Solid understanding of these topics is requisite to learning clinical disorders of the pituitary. 356 more words

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GH therapy increases fracture risk in patients previously treated for acromegaly

van Varsseveld NC, et al. Pituitary. 2016;doi:10.1007/s11102-016-0716-3.

Adult patients with severe growth hormone deficiency previously treated for acromegaly saw an increased fracture risk after 6 years of growth hormone replacement therapy, whereas those previously treated for Cushing’s disease did not experience the same risk, according to a recent observational study. 383 more words

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