Recent Conditions Articles https://www.endocrineweb.com/ Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:41:53 -0500 Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:32:23 -0500 Why Your Fat Cells May Not Love Breakfast https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58697-why-your-fat-cells-may-not-love-breakfast <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58697-why-your-fat-cells-may-not-love-breakfast"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/58697-breakfast_67544149_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->What's in your bowl at breakfast can increase the amount of sugar your fat cells take up, depending upon whether you are at a healthy weight or are overweight. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Severity of Diabetes Does Not Predict Usual Complications https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58700-severity-diabetes-does-not-predict-common-complications <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58700-severity-diabetes-does-not-predict-common-complications"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/58700-healthindexvariables_23225365_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Researchers confirmed that the severity of a person's diabetes appears unlikely to predict or dictate the rate or risk of developing commons complications such as heart disease, kidney problems, or neuropathy. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles 5 Things to Do If Your Thyroid Hormone Medication Isn't Working https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/hypothyroidism/five-things-do-if-your-thyroid-hormone-medication-isnt-working <!--paging_filter-->Hypothyroid and feel like your levothyroxine isn't helping your fatigue, depression or weight gain? Here are 5 tips that could be just what you needed to start feeling--and looking--better fast. Sari Harrar Recent Conditions Articles What You Need to Know About Hypothyroidism Extract Medications https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/hypothyroidism/natural-thyroid-extract-comeback <!--paging_filter-->Treating hypothyroidism with thyroid extract medications made from dried and powdered pig thyroid glands, including Armour, NP Thyroid, Nature-Thyroid and WP Thyroid are making a comeback. But are they safe? Here's what you need to know before using. Sari Harrar Recent Conditions Articles 3 Reasons You May NOT Need Thyroid Hormone https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/hypothyroidism/3-reasons-you-may-not-need-thyroid-hormone-0 <!--paging_filter-->Treating your subclinical hypothyroidism with levothyroxine might not be doing you any good. Don't make these medication mistakes. Sari Harrar Recent Conditions Articles FDA Approves Abbott Freestyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58413-fda-oks-new-abbott-libre-continuous-glucose-monitoring-system <!--paging_filter--><p>The FDA approved the Abbott FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System for people with diabetes, eliminating the need for routine finger sticks to check blood glucose levels.</p> Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles 6 Thyroid Medication Mistakes You Don't Want to Make https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/hypothyroidism/6-things-do-if-your-thyroid-hormone-isnt-working <!--paging_filter-->Thyroids meds not working? These 6 common medication mistakes can really mess with your thyroid medication. Sari Harrar Recent Conditions Articles Intragastric Balloon Deaths: What the FDA Wants You to Know https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/obesity/58270-intragastric-balloon-deaths-what-know <!--paging_filter--><p>The recent FDA alert about deaths related to the intragastric balloons for weight loss has triggered concern and questions. This update outlines which balloon systems are associated with the recall, and what to do if you already have one inserted.&nbsp;</p> Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Chronic Insomnia Raises Risk for Type 2 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/58256-chronic-insomnia-raises-risk-type-2-diabetes <!--paging_filter--><p>Insomnia raises the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, a new study confirms, and that risk increases with the duration of insomnia.</p> Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Newly Diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer? https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/thyroid-cancer/newly-diagnosed-thyroid-cancer-your-guide-next-steps <!--paging_filter-->You’ve just been diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Now what? Our helpful guide to choosing a surgeon, what to expect in the hospital and during recovery with advice from Catherine Sinclair, MD, FRACS, director of the division of head and neck surgery at Mt. Sinai West and an attending surgeon at Mt. Sinai Cancer Centers of New York. Margaret Jaworski Recent Conditions Articles