Endocrine Research Updates

For Medical Professionals

Cardiovascular System
What is the frequency of hypothyroidism in patients with RA? Is there a link between hypothyroidism and the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?
Pregnant woman having her blood sugar tested
Researchers Look at Pre-pregnancy Body Mass Index and Adverse Outcomes
Researchers looked at the risk of perinatal complications in women with and without type 1 diabetes who were overweight or obese.
X-ray images of spinal fracture
Researchers looked at the affect of homocysteine, vitamin B12, and folate on the prevalence of asymptomatic osteoporotic vertebral fractures in postmenopausal women.
Hypothyroidism On Background of Medicaments Composition - Pills, Injections and
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.
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Does H. pylori Eradication Affect HbA1c?
Researchers examined the influence helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection eradication has on type 2 diabetes management. Discover what they learned in this diabetes-focused study.
Young girl hugging her mother
Does experiencing very stressful events early on in life change the way your body responds to stress? Read about how cortisol response and other stress axis reactions can change.
Elderly woman pouring pills into her hand from a bottle
Researchers looked at the impact certain supplements have on bone mineral density in postmenopausal women. Can these supplements help prevent osteoporosis and reduce fracture risk?
a group of children sitting on a bench
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.
Anemia defined with a blood vial
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.
obese girl eating in front of the television
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.
Doctor shows information on blackboard: congenital adrenal hyperplasia
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.
Metformin molecule isolated on white
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.
Book with diagnosis Graves disease. Medical concept.
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.
healthy bone versus osteoporotic bone
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.
The word hyperthyroidism on paper with a syringe and medication in the backgroun
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.
Normal ovary and Polycystic ovary syndrome
Berberine as a PCOS Treatment
Insulin resistance (IR) is associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which is a reproductive and metabolic disorder.