Endocrine Research Updates

For Medical Professionals

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Research looked at the safety of treating select thyroid cancer patients with thyroid lobectomy or total thyroidectomy—without radioactive iodine remnant ablation.
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Find out what an observational study uncovered about iodine supplementation in pregnant women.
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Find out what researchers discovered about hypothyroidism and coronary heart disease.
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This article gives recommendations for optimal dose of anti-thyroid medications for Graves’ disease patients.
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New Thresholds for Diagnosis
Research was presented at the 2011 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting on using salivary cortisol for diagnosing hypercortisolism and hypocortisolism.
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Low testosterone levels are associated with increased mortality in men, and men with type 2 diabetes have a high prevalence of testosterone deficiency.
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Long-term safety and efficacy data on pediatric patients treated with Norditropin® are being collected through a registry called American Norditropin Studies: Web-Enabled Research.
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Are high doses of vitamin D3 better than the standard dose for boosting bone mineral density and decreasing bone turnover in post-menopausal women who have low bone mass?
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Researchers investigated the safety and effectiveness of antioxidant treatment with α-lipoic acid (ALA) for patients with diabetic polyneuropathy.
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Researchers found more evidence to support that interferon therapy is linked with the development of type 1 diabetes.
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Is there a link between the Mediterranean diet and a reduction in type 2 diabetes rates? Learn what researchers discovered.
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A cross-sectional study examined type 2 diabetes and exposure to persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the adult Finnish population.
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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.
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Due to the prevalence of diabetes and pre-diabetes, the USDA Dietary Guidelines strongly parallel nutritional recommendations for people living with diabetes.
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The artificial pancreas concept is progressing toward reality thanks to work driven by the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, FDA, and other organizations.
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The TANTALUS device can help maintain healthier blood glucose levels in moderately obese people with type 2 diabetes. Read about study results presented at a conference in London.