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  • A cross section of a pituitary gland and endocrine cells


    Hypopituitarism is a disorder in which the pituitary gland doesn’t make enough hormones… other cases, the cause of hypopituitarism may be unknown. How is hypopituitarism diagnosed? If you have symptoms of hypopituitarism, your doctor may order blood tests to check your hormone levels. Or you…

  • Close-up of a pink ribbon (the symbol of breast cancer awareness) in a man’s hands

    Male Breast Cancer

    Breast cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the breast. Men can get breast cancer even though it… will perform a physical exam and review your history. If your doctor thinks you may have breast cancer, he or she may order more tests…

  • Plan for the Future After a Diagnosis of Dementia

    After a diagnosis of dementia, it’s important for family members to talk about plans for care and support, and to… and care A person who has dementia needs more care as the disease progresses, including: Community services: Determine whether services such as adult day care,…