SAVE THE DATE: Saturday 14th September We will be holding an education seminar on this day, likely at the Garvan Institute in Darlinghurst. More information to come over the coming weeks.
There will be a get together of pituitary patients and friends in Hamilton, NSW on the 18th August at 12 noon. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
We have been providing support and education to patients and communities for over 20 years. Being a patient focussed foundation with strong collaboration to the medical specialists, we are able to advocate for those impacted by pituitary conditions…
The APF provides support for adults and children with acquired or congenital pituitary disorders.
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"My problems began in my 20’s when I first began to put on weight, had irregular periods, noticed more body and facial hair, and had episodes of depression. I was diagnosed as having Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (which presents similarly to Cushing’s Disease but is caused by a very different disease process) "
"Being diagnosed with a pituitary tumour was a relief. My family had jokingly called my enlarging hands and feet flippers. I had grown two shoe sizes over a year!! Thankfully my doctor identified the features of acromegaly and I am on the road to recovery following successful surgery by my pituitary specialist. "