News Articles November 2022

Myths about Low Testosterone

An article from the Cleveland Clinic knocks down myths about low testosterone and the role of masturbation, vasectomy, soy, smoking and more.

https://health.clevelandclinic.org/causes-of-low-testosterone-myths-and-truths/

Summer Camp Inspires Hope in Children with Pituitary Tumor, Cancer

An article in the Times of New Zealand explores a summer camp that specializes in campers with cancer, a pituitary tumor, or other medical conditions. Read more: https://www.times.co.nz/news/camp-quality-inspiring-for-kids/

Rare Case of Woman Who Developed Hypophysitis After Covid-19 Vaccine

An article in new-medical.net looks at the case of a woman with central diabetes who received the SARS-CoV-2 vaccine and three days later developed hypophysitis caused by pituitary stalk thickening. Read more:

https://www.news-medical.net/news/20221011/Rare-case-of-COVID-19-vaccine-induced-hypophysitis-in-a-woman-with-central-diabetes-insipidus-manifestations.aspx

Pituitary Journey: Doctors Discover Pituitary Tumor after Woman Goes Up 7 Bra Sizes

An article in the Liverpool Echo tells the story of Linda Ellis, who went in requesting breast reduction surgery and discovered she had a pituitary tumor.  Read more: https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/mums-life-at-risk-after-25187097

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