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Acromegaly is a rare endocrine condition. Discovered early, it can be kept under control. Raising awareness about its existence could help diagnose more people who are suffering in silence out there!
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The Sad, Strange, True Story Of Sandy Allen, The Tallest Woman In The World

The Sad, Strange, True Story Of Sandy Allen, The Tallest Woman In The World | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
A mundane coincidence turns into a mild obsession with the uniquely tragic life of a 7'7" Indiana woman who died a folk hero.
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'My jaw won't stop growing'

'My jaw won't stop growing' | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Richard Moore, from Wigan, has acromegaly - meaning some of his bones continue to increase in size after the skeleton and other organs have finished growing.
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Novartis drug Signifor® LAR shows superior efficacy in acromegaly patients not... -- EAST HANOVER, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

EAST HANOVER, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis drug Signifor® LAR shows superior efficacy in acromegaly patients not controlled on first generation somatostatin analogues. Acromegaly, an endocrine disorder resulting from elevated growth hormone (GH) and insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1)
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Help! I'm turning into a Giant!

I do not own this footage. This show is Copyright to TLC (The Learning Channel). All rights belong to TLC
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Tweet from @MicroPicx

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Pituitary gland blood vessels http://t.co/J5UvfTOFQo
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Dr diagnoses nun’s rare medical condition by watching her on TV

Dr diagnoses nun’s rare medical condition by watching her on TV | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
A NUN was diagnosed with a rare brain tumour after a doctor spotted symptoms of the condition – by seeing her on a television programme.
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Pituitary adenoma growth rate influenced by multiple factors - Healio

Pituitary adenoma growth rate influenced by multiple factors - Healio | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Pituitary adenoma growth rate influenced by multiple factors Healio The etiology of pituitary adenoma growth rate is multifactorial and may be influenced by patient age and gender, as well as adenoma subtype, hormonal activity, immunohistological...
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Kundalini Yoga for the Pituitary and Heart with Dawn Rabey | DoYogaWithMe.com

Kundalini Yoga for the Pituitary and Heart with Dawn Rabey | DoYogaWithMe.com | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Online yoga videos from DoYogaWithMe.com. We offer 100% free, high-definition, streaming yoga videos, including classes, yoga poses, breathing exercises, yoga anatomy videos, and audio meditations.
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EXPLAINING OF PITUITARY GLAND TUMOURS | best for all medical and surgical blog

EXPLAINING OF PITUITARY GLAND TUMOURS | best for all medical and surgical blog | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
In order to understanding the pituitary gland tumours it should be first known the important anatomy of the pitiuitary The pituitary gland or hypophysis cerebri is the master gland in the body It is an endocrine gland which secreted many hormones ...
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Patient perspectives on the impact of acromegaly: results from individ

Patient perspectives on the impact of acromegaly: results from individ | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Peer reviewed article authored by (Gurel MH, Bruening PR, Rhodes C, Lomax KG). Read article or submit your manuscript for publishing.
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Acromegaly: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment | Diseasefile.com

Acromegaly: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment | Diseasefile.com | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Acromegaly: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment This book examines the pathophysiology and physical manifestations of acromegaly and discusses the multiple - Diseasefile.com (Acromegaly: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment
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Acromegaly Community Ribbon Survey

Color Suggestions-- Please choose your favorite three colors to be chosen as a acromegaly awareness ribbon.
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Drugs often fail to bring acromegaly under control in routine clinical practice

Drugs often fail to bring acromegaly under control in routine clinical practice | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Over a quarter of UK patients treated for growth hormone-producing tumours do not achieve 'safe' growth hormone levels, according to a 30 year UK multi-centre study of clinical management of the rare disease acromegaly.
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Pituitary Tumor Roundtable - Part One: A Focus on Diagnosis - YouTube

Novartis is committed to supporting the pituitary community and continues to address the evolving needs of patients and caregivers. In this video, a multidis...
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Acromegaly Information | About Acromegaly

Acromegaly Information | About Acromegaly | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Welcome to About Acromegaly. Learn more about acromegaly to help you take a more active role in managing your disease.
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120 Minutes

What would you do if you were diagnosed with an incredibly rare, and potentially fatal disease? Jason Duffy was faced with this dilemma in 2010, and in 120 Minutes…
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PLOS ONE: Acromegaly

PLOS ONE: Acromegaly | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Quigley's Cabinet: Ancient acromegaly

Quigley's Cabinet: Ancient acromegaly | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
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Notes from Dr. RW: Acromegaly

Acromegaly. A key point in this review is that acromegaly may not present the way we were taught: Patients with longstanding disease commonly present at advanced stages with striking physical characteristics (eg, enlarged ...
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Richard Greetham is fundraising on JustGiving for The Pituitary Foundation

Richard  Greetham is fundraising on JustGiving for The Pituitary Foundation | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Help Richard raise money for this great cause. (@richardgreetham is cycling over 400 as part of the @bradleysgroup #tourdebradleys - Hope the training's going well?
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Become a member | The Pituitary Foundation

Become a member | The Pituitary Foundation | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
In 2013 91% of our #Pituitary members renewed! With Pit Life due out next month has there been a better time to join? http://t.co/KYtSbbevsp
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Twitter / IMmemorandum: Causes of acromegaly ...

Twitter / IMmemorandum: Causes of acromegaly ... | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
acromegaly http://t.co/BYkvWuRxOj”
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Society for Endocrinology | Sharing your patient record can help researchers save and improve lives

Our UK Acromegaly Register would be incomplete without #patientrecords. We and many others support this campaign: http://t.co/EWpoA1QJ1A
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Famous in History

Famous in History | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
History In Pictures ‏@HistoryInPics Maurice Tillet, a wrestler suffering from acromegaly.He died in 1954, and was the inspiration for the character Shrek (History In Pictures @HistoryInPics Maurice Tillet, a wrestler suffering from acromegaly.He died...
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World's Tallest Man Weds: Suffered from Rare Condition Called Acromegaly (Video)

World's Tallest Man Weds: Suffered from Rare Condition Called Acromegaly (Video) | Acromegaly News | Scoop.it
Love comes in all shapes and sizes, and that's certainly true for 30-year-old Sultan Kosen and his recent wife, 21-year-old Merve Dibo, who stands at 5 feet 9 inches.
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Poor guy! He somehow reminds me of Charles the Irish giant...

May he have a good marriage!

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