Recent Conditions Articles https://www.endocrineweb.com/ Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:49:32 -0400 Sat, 16 Jun 2018 08:38:32 -0400 Will Eating a Gluten Free Diet Be Good if I Have Diabetes, Graves', or Heart Disease? https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/diabetes/will-eating-gluten-free-diet-be-good-if-have-diabetes-heart-disease <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/diabetes/will-eating-gluten-free-diet-be-good-if-have-diabetes-heart-disease"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/59712-nadya-spetnitskaya-544606-unsplash.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Gluten is often avoided by people who experience GI pain and bloating but it may be that wheat is the culprit since there are other proteins and ingredients of wheat that might be causing the gastrointestinal distress. Following a FODMAP diet that steers you clear of problem foods may be helpful if you have prediabetes, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, Graves' disease or obesity. Rosemary Black Recent Conditions Articles Heart Healthy Diet to Improve Cardiovascular Health, Lower Diabetes Risk https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59709-heart-healthy-diet-improve-cardiovascular-health-lower-diabetes-risk <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59709-heart-healthy-diet-improve-cardiovascular-health-lower-diabetes-risk"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59709-omlet-heart-healthyfoods_79111881_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->To lower your risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, inflammation, even thyroid disease, choose a heart diet that includes four foods found to improve heart health. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Sleep Apnea Treatment with CPAP Helps in Prediabetes, Reduces Heart Problems https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59682-sleep-apnea-treatment-cpap-helps-prediabetes-reduces-heart-problems <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59682-sleep-apnea-treatment-cpap-helps-prediabetes-reduces-heart-problems"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59682-sleepapnea_31063488_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Sleep Apnea, a cause of nighttime snoring, commonly occurs in people with prediabetes who benefit from CPAP treatment, which will reduce increased risk for heart problems. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Dietary Supplements: What's Best for Weight Loss, Diabetes, and Thyroid Disease https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/obesity/59656-dietary-supplements-whats-best-weight-loss-diabetes-thyroid-disease <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/obesity/59656-dietary-supplements-whats-best-weight-loss-diabetes-thyroid-disease"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59656-dietarysupplements_30732405_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->You want to take a dietary supplement for weight loss, diabetes, or thyroid disease? Here's what you need to know to avoid harm and recognize when the promises may not be worth the effort or expense. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Hashimoto's Thyroiditis and PCOS: Is There a Connection? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/thyroid-diseases/59637-hashimotos-thyroiditis-pcos-there-connection <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/thyroid-diseases/59637-hashimotos-thyroiditis-pcos-there-connection"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59637-docpatient-pcos_101062686_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->There is a 3-fold higher likelihood of having Hashimoto's thyroiditis in women who have been diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Both conditions raise the risk of infertility and cardiovascular disease, necessitating careful hormone management. Sunali Wadehra MD Recent Conditions Articles Do I Have PCOS? 2-Min PCOS Symptoms Quiz https://www.endocrineweb.com/guides/pcos/do-have-pcos-pcos-symptoms-quiz <!--paging_filter-->How do you know if you have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)? Take this quiz to see if you are experiencing the symptoms of PCOS and determine if you need diagnosis and treatment Jodi Godfrey, MS, RD Recent Conditions Articles Ketogenic Diet: Is It Good for Diabetes and Weight Loss? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59538-ketogenic-diet-is-it-good-for-diabetes-and-weight-loss <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59538-ketogenic-diet-is-it-good-for-diabetes-and-weight-loss"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59538-ketomeal_78078556_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->If you have diabetes, is following a very low carb (Keto) diet better than the American Diabetes Association Plate method to improve blood sugar levels and reduce the need for medication? Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Low Testosterone: When Do Men Need Treatment? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/hypogonadism/59530-low-testosterone-when-do-men-need-treatment <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/hypogonadism/59530-low-testosterone-when-do-men-need-treatment"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59530-menlowt_95367128_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Testosterone deficiency (low T) or male hypogonadism warrant treatments only when both a low testosterone levels and certain signs and symptoms are present. Ilene R Rush Recent Conditions Articles Could Low Vitamin D Mean Higher Diabetes Risk, Thyroiditis Too? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59507-could-low-vitamin-d-mean-higher-diabetes-risk-thyroiditis <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/59507-could-low-vitamin-d-mean-higher-diabetes-risk-thyroiditis"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59507-vitamindfoods_50676279_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->For most Americans, low Vitamin D levels appear to increase the risk of developing diabetes more than 5 times that of individuals with a healthy vitamin D, and the chances of thyroid disease, and other chronic illnesses also increase. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Screen Light at Night—Distrupts Your Sleep, Worse for Your Health https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-2-diabetes/59431-screen-light-night-bad-your-sleep-worse-your-health <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-2-diabetes/59431-screen-light-night-bad-your-sleep-worse-your-health"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/59431-screenlightatnight_41203643_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->First poorer sleep, then weight gain and diabetes, from too much screen light at night. The accumulated exposure to blue light--an environmental toxin--from smartphones, Ipads, computers, and the TV is as bad for health as PCPs and pesticides. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles