Mental health and emotional wellness are essential topics for pituitary patients, their families, and friends. This on-demand session from last Thursday’s live-talk program focuses on the challenges and opportunities when considering these issues. This is a compelling discussion from the psychological and the medical point of view about the importance of putting people’s mental and emotional well-being center stage when considering the medical and psychological treatment of endocrine disorders. PWN contributor and author Linda M Rio chats with Dr. Lewis Blevis and myself about tools and resources and the need for more research and work in this critical pituitary patient care and wellness area.
What happens when the insurance company’s first line of response is to deny, deny, deny? How does this increase in oversight from third-party payors impact the process of rare pituitary disease medicine authorizations indicated for treatment?
An informal discussion of Cushing’s disease issues from cases, articles, and experiences with patients.