“You need to look after yourself and what you are eating”
This patient testimonial reflects only this person’s opinions about their own care. Each person’s case is unique. You should always consult a doctor for information and advice about the diagnosis and treatment of acromegaly.
Enjoy a wide variety of nutritious foods from these 5 food groups every day:
Make sure you drink plenty of water.
It is important to limit your intake of foods containing saturated fats (such as fried foods, pizza, commercial burgers, cakes, potatoes chips and other packages snack foods), added salt, added sugars and alcohol.
Find an acromegaly patient support group in your country to find out about local activities and events that you may be able to attend
Learn about acromegaly including what causes this slowly evolving condition, and the early symptoms and signs
Read and hear answers to some common questions that patients with acromegaly have asked