A pituitary tumor is a growth of abnormal cells in the tissues of the pituitary gland.
Pituitary tumors form in the pituitary gland, a pea-sized organ in the center of the brain, just above the back of the nose. The pituitary gland is sometimes called the "master endocrine gland" because it makes hormones that affect the way many parts of the body work. It also controls hormones made by many other glands in the body. Anatomy of the inside of the brain, showing the pineal and pituitary glands, optic...
http://www.essentialtremor.org/ The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) was created to provide information, services, and support to individuals and families affected by essential tremor (ET). The organization encourages and promotes research in an effort to determine the causes, treatment, and, ultimately, the cure for ET.
WE MOVE WE MOVE is the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation’s web site. It offers up-to-date information on Parkinson’s research, and serves as a resource for information on many other aspects of the disease, including coping with a diagnosis, holding a job with Parkinson’s, treatment options, and more.
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www.thepi.org The Parkinson's Institute is an independent, not-for-profit organization conducting patient care and research activities in the neurological specialty area of movement disorders. Their mission is to find the cause and cure for these disorders, to investigate better treatment and diagnostic tools, and to develop prevention strategies.
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