Nicole Joseph

Medical Writer

About Nicole Joseph

Nicole writes articles about topics that include diabetes, hyperthyroidism and osteoporosis. She has been writing about healthy living and chronic disease management for years and has a passion for creating information that empowers patients to take charge of their health.  Nicole holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s degree in communications, both from Northwestern University.

Articles Written by Nicole Joseph

Assessing the Causes of an Increase in US Thyroid Cancer Incidence
To what extent is the recent rise in thyroid cancer incidence in the United States due to enhanced detection procedures?
The Roles of Height and Physical Activity in Thyroid Cancer Risk
What roles do genetic factors (such as height) and levels of physical activity at various life stages play in the risk of thyroid cancer for postmenopausal women?
Growth Hormone Deficiency and Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Growth hormone deficiency may result in an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Safety of Thyroid Surgery in Older Adults
How safe is surgery as a treatment for thyroid diseases in aging patients? A study explored this question.
Examining Voice Quality Following Thyroidectomy
A team led by researchers at the Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine conducted the study, “Quality of voice after surgical treatment for thyroid cancer.”
The Impact of Type 1 Diabetes Misclassification in Adolescents
A recent study in the Southern Medical Journal explores misclassifications of type 1 diabetes in adolescents, and potential effects on patients’ risks of related complications.
The Effects of Physician Communication on Emotional Burden in Diabetic Patients
The physical tolls of diabetes can be challenging for patients. However, a sometimes underexplored area of concern is the emotional burden faced by people living with diabetes.
Which Factors Influence the Link Between Hyperthyroidism and Increased Mortality?
Is hyperthyroidism associated with increased mortality? If so, is it the condition itself, genetic factors, or comorbidity that influences this increase?
The Effects of Exercise Order in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes
It is well known that exercising can help people with diabetes manage their condition—but could the order in which patients complete their workout regimen have an effect on blood glucose levels?
Can Bone Scan Imaging Accurately Detect Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures?
What is the best method for identifying painful vertebrae in patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs) who cannot have an MRI ?
An Assessment of Patients with Dopamine Agonist Resistant Prolactinomas
Researchers explore the concerns of dopamine agonist-resistant patients with prolactinomas. Read the results of this study in the European Journal of Endocrinology.
Age at Onset of Type 1 Diabetes Influences Risk of Macular Edema
The age at which a person develops type 1 diabetes may affect their risk for clinically significant macular edema.
Online Self-Management Tools Found to be Useful for Patients with Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes
Can online self-management tools help patients with diabetes manage their condition as well as more direct contact with an experienced care manager?
Causes of Child Onset Growth Hormone Deficiency Impact Adult Mortality and Socio-Economic Status
Researchers examine the long-lasting socio-economic effects of child onset growth hormone deficiency that can persist into adulthood. Check out the findings of this study.
Assessing the Effectiveness of Diabetes Self-management Interventions in Obese and Non-obese Patients
Obese patients with type 2 diabetes may receive similar benefits from diabetes self-management interventions as patients who are not obese.

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