Julie M. Gentile

Associate Medical Writer
Wheaton, IL

About Julie M. Gentile

Julie works with Editorial Board members to ensure that the content you read on EndocrineWeb is thoroughly researched and easy to understand. With a medical copy editing background, she has an eye for spelling, style, and grammar. And as a person living with hypothyroidism, Julie is genuinely interested in learning about how to live well with an endocrine disorder.

In her free time, Julie enjoys exercising, practicing yoga, reading, and attending rock 'n' roll concerts.

Articles Written by Julie M. Gentile

Cushing’s Syndrome Causes
Causes of Cushing’s syndrome explained, including pituitary tumors, adrenal tumors, and excessive production of cortisol. Also, use of corticosteroids can cause Cushing’s syndrome.
The Connection Between Hypothyroidism and Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Researchers looked at the connection between the broad spectrum of hypothyroidism and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Should Older Adults with Depression Be Screened for Thyroid Disorders?
Is there any benefit for older adults with depression to be screened for thyroid disorders? Researchers examined whether thyroid disorders are linked to depression in older adults.
4 Lifestyle Tips for Cushing’s Syndrome
Other than taking medications or having surgery, what else can you do to live well with Cushing’s syndrome? In this article, you’ll learn 4 easy lifestyle tips that can help you thrive with Cushing’s syndrome.
Connection Between Sleep Apnea and Poor Glycemic Control in T2D
In an observational cross-sectional study, researchers investigated the severity of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and the effect on glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Surgery for Pituitary Tumors
Pituitary tumor surgery involves removing all or most of your tumor. But what type of surgery you have depends on what type of tumor you have, as well as the size and shape of the tumor. Article focuses on the 2 main types of pituitary tumor surgery.
Study Looks at Link Between Anemia and Hypothyroidism
Anemia is sometimes the first sign of hypothyroidism. In a thyroid study, researchers looked at the characteristics of anemia in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism and overt hypothyroidism.
The Mental and Physical Impact of Subclinical Thyroid Disorders in Older Adults
Researchers from the Netherlands looked at the impact subclinical thyroid disorders have on depression, physical and cognitive impairment, and mortality in older adults.
Study Shows Connection Between Thyroidectomy and Weight Gain
Many patients who have had a thyroidectomy complain of weight gain despite their efforts to lose weight. Researchers looked at the connection between weight gain and thyroidectomy.
Should Women Take Iodine Supplements to Boost Thyroid Function Before Pregnancy?
Find out what an observational study uncovered about iodine supplementation in pregnant women.
Does Subclinical Hypothyroidism in Pregnancy Affect Intellectual Development of Children?
Is it possible that subclinical hypothyroidism during pregnancy affects the intellectual development of children? Article explains what Iranian researchers discovered in this hypothyroidism study.

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