Recent Conditions Articles https://www.endocrineweb.com/ Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:50:42 -0500 Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:50:55 -0500 If You Have PCOS, Are you More Likely to Develop Heart Disease? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/heart-disease/61256-if-you-have-pcos-are-you-more-likely-develop-heart-disease <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/heart-disease/61256-if-you-have-pcos-are-you-more-likely-develop-heart-disease"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61256-pcosandhd_104711373_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Two reproductive endocrinologists refute the commonly held belief that women with PCOS are at increased risk for heart disease; rather, type 2 diabetes and obesity have a direct impact on heart health. Sunali Wadehra MD Recent Conditions Articles 6 Ways to Enjoy Eating During the Holidays https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/obesity/6-ways-enjoy-eating-during-holidays <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/obesity/6-ways-enjoy-eating-during-holidays"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/61218-cover_67698751_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Three experts show you how to maintain a healthy outlook and still eat without facing serious weight gain over the holidays and when facing special occasions. Recent Conditions Articles How to Achieve Healthy Aging While Reducing Your Risk of Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61195-how-achieve-healthy-aging-while-reducing-your-risk-diabetes <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61195-how-achieve-healthy-aging-while-reducing-your-risk-diabetes"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61195-seniorsagingwell_64923173_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->New strategies to help you be more successful at losing just enough weight to reverse diabetes, its complications, and preserving your memory. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Low Carb or Low Fat Diet—The Best Way to Keep Off Weight Loss https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61132-low-carb-low-fat-diet-best-way-to-keep-off-weight-loss <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61132-low-carb-low-fat-diet-best-way-to-keep-off-weight-loss"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61132-fatsvscarbs_97559846_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Eating carbs vs fat matters more when you are trying to keep off the lost weight. The calories from fats and carbs will depend on whether you are insulin resistant or not, says Dr. Ludwig from Harvard Jennifer Lutz Recent Conditions Articles With Thyroid Nodules, Bigger Doesn’t Always Mean Bad https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/thyroid-diseases/61079-thyroid-nodules-bigger-doesnt-always-mean-bad <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/thyroid-diseases/61079-thyroid-nodules-bigger-doesnt-always-mean-bad"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61079-bigthyroidnodule_25179193_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->The size of the thyroid nodule isn't enough to determine need for surgery, there must be signs of cancer from molecular tests or biopsy to warrant a thyroidectomy. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles What Do the Revised Physical Activity Guidelines Mean for You? https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61073-what-do-revised-physical-activity-guidelines-mean-you <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/61073-what-do-revised-physical-activity-guidelines-mean-you"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61073-musclestrengthphysactivty_27197044_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Revised physical activity guidelines indicate that any and all physical activity is essential to promoting good health, especially for those with metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes, and to improve balance..
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Do Weight Loss Pills, Powders, Products Really Work? Don't Bet on It https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/obesity/61041-do-weight-loss-pills-powders-products-really-work-dont-bet-on-it <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/obesity/61041-do-weight-loss-pills-powders-products-really-work-dont-bet-on-it"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/61041-weightlossdiets_45409316_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Weight loss products, powders, and highly advertised programs are more likely to land you in the ER than help you lose body weight and improve your health. Don't bother. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles Troubling Getting Pregnant? You Might Have PCOS or Endometriosis https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/troubling-getting-pregnant-you-might-have-pcos-endometriosis <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/troubling-getting-pregnant-you-might-have-pcos-endometriosis"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/60972-infertility_77109683_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Two conditions—PCOS and endometriosis—may the cause of infertiity for many women. Making lifestyle changes that reduce stress and promote weight loss can improve pregnancy outcomes. Jennifer Lutz Recent Conditions Articles High HDL May Not Protect All Women Against Heart Disease https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/heart-disease/60978-hdl-doesnt-protect-all-women-against-heart-disease <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/heart-disease/60978-hdl-doesnt-protect-all-women-against-heart-disease"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/60978-carotid_hdl_87521258_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Findings from the MESA Trial call into question the beneficial effects of HDL cholesterol in reducing the risks associated with cardiovascular disease in older menopausal women. Elizabeth Michaelson Monaghan Recent Conditions Articles Acromegaly: Know the Symptoms, Advocate for Necessary Screening https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/growth-disorders/60956-acromegaly-know-symptoms-advocate-necessary-screening <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/growth-disorders/60956-acromegaly-know-symptoms-advocate-necessary-screening"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/news/60956-acromegalyhands_107343846_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->Acromegaly, a rare overproduction of growth hormone, takes 14 years before most patients receive a diagnosis. They need better screening, and ongoing follow-up to manage common, coexisting conditions. Kathleen Doheny Recent Conditions Articles