Endocrine Research Updates

For Medical Professionals

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Researchers Look at Cardiovascular Risk and Glycemic Control
In a study, researchers looked at the body composition changes in children in the first year after being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes; and they related this to cardiovascular risk markers.
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Study Examines Bone Mineral Density and Anemia in Postmenopausal Women
Researchers examined the relationship between anemia and bone mineral density in postmenopausal women in Turkey. Discover whether they learned if there is an association between anemia and osteoporosis.
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Take a look at how the level of dietary fat intake before pregnancy related to the risk of developing gestational diabetes (GDM).
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US researchers looked at food insecurity and glycemic control in patients who have type 2 diabetes.
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Should Newborns Be Screened for CAH?
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), a genetic adrenal disorder, was studied in Great Britain. Researchers wanted to make an estimate of the incidence of clinically-diagnosed CAH.
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In people with type 2 diabetes, is survival reduced following diagnosis of a solid-tumor cancer? And does metformin treatment influence survival?
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What Effect Does this Medication Have on Bone Mineral Density and Fracture Risk?
Researchers investigated the effects of teriparatide on bone mineral density and fracture in postmenopausal women who have osteoporosis.
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Literature Review
Exophthalmos can occur in Graves’ disease, and it is possible to use decompression techniques to reduce it.
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Researchers examined cardiovascular risk factor control among the various ethnic groups living in Malaysia who have type 2 diabetes. Read on to learn what they discovered in this diabetes study.
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Is Osteoporosis Linked to Poor Outcomes in Stroke Patients?
Researchers examined the relationship between bone mineral density (BMD) and functional disability in patients who had an acute ischemic stroke.
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Researchers examined whether there is a strong association between type 2 diabetes and hypothyroidism. Find out what they discovered in this diabetes-focused observational study.
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Find out what researchers discovered about subclinical hypothyroidism in babies born via IVF.
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Berberine as a PCOS Treatment
Insulin resistance (IR) is associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which is a reproductive and metabolic disorder.
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Study Compares 2 Osteoporosis Medications
Researchers looked at bisphosphonates use in men with glucocorticoid osteoporosis. Read on to find out what they discovered in this osteoporosis-focused study.
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Treating acromegaly usually involves using somatostatin analogs (SA); these have been used for more than 25 years. However, there is a major disadvantage to using SA: a patient will need to continue the therapy indefinitely.
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Diagnosing growth hormone deficiency (commonly abbreviated as GHD) in childhood is difficult. This is mostly because there are no true gold standards for diagnosis.
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Researchers evaluated the consistency of the use of family history in clinical practice guidelines for both colorectal cancer and type 2 diabetes. They also looked at how these definitions influence screening recommendations.
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Learn whether pregnancy during adolescence is a predictor of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.
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Greek researchers sought to determine the factors that are associated with bone mineral density in Greek men. Find out what the researchers learned in this osteoporosis study.
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Researchers studied the cortisol awakening response in patients with shoulder and neck pain and in patients with fibromyalgia.