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Congressional Briefing to Explore Biological Sex Differences’ Impact on Medical Research

The Endocrine Society and Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) are co-sponsoring a Congressional briefing on July 10 to examine the need to include more female subjects in preclinical and clinical biomedical research – a move that could...
1-Jul-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Endocrine Reviews Maintains Top Impact Factor among Endocrinology, Metabolism Journals

The Endocrine Society’s journal Endocrine Reviews ranked first in Impact Factor in the “Endocrinology and Metabolism” category, according to Thomson Reuters’ recently released annual Journal Citation Report (JCR) for 2014.
23-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Endocrine Society Diabetes, Diversity Programs Win Association Honors

An Endocrine Society-led diabetes initiative’s interactive tools earned top honors and two other Society programs won Silver in the ASAE 2015 Power of A Awards, the Society announced today.
18-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Prenatal DDT Exposure Tied to Nearly Four-fold Increase in Breast Cancer Risk

Women who were exposed to higher levels of the pesticide DDT in utero were nearly four times more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer as adults than women who were exposed to lower levels before birth, according to a new study published in the...
11-Jun-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Maternal Stress Alters Offspring Gut and Brain through Vaginal Microbiome

Changes in the vaginal microbiome are associated with effects on offspring gut microbiota and on the developing brain, according to a new study published in Endocrinology, a journal of the Endocrine Society.
11-Jun-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Hormone Fluctuations Disrupt Sleep of Perimenopausal Women

Women in the early phases of menopause are more likely to have trouble sleeping during certain points in the menstrual cycle, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
11-Jun-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Panel Recommends Improvements in Estrogen Testing Accuracy

Unreliable estrogen measurements have had a negative impact on the treatment of and research into many hormone-related cancers and chronic conditions. To improve patient care, a panel of medical experts has called for accurate, standardized estrogen...
4-Jun-2015 1:00 PM EDT

Endocrine Society Addresses European Commission on Identifying and Assessing Endocrine Disruptors

At today’s EU Conference on Endocrine Disruptors, invited Society spokesperson, R. Thomas Zoeller, PhD, told the European Commission that current approaches to identify EDCs are not effective because they do not take into account critical...
1-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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Jenner Interview Raises Awareness of Transgender Health Treatments, Challenges

25-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

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2-Feb-2015 9:40 AM EST

Weight Loss Expert Can Discuss Science, Safety of Fad Diets

Although it can be a struggle to make sense of competing claims, scientific research indicates that a number of dieting approaches can help people reach and maintain a goal weight through slow and steady weight loss.
16-Sep-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Poor Sleep Schedule Can Affect Hormone Health

27-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Nighttime Light Exposure Suspected Factor in Soaring Obesity Rate

27-Mar-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Endocrine Society Expert Can Provide Perspective on Potential Overdiagnosis of Thyroid Cancer

24-Feb-2014 1:00 PM EST

The Science of Sex: An Endocrine Society Webinar for Media

The Endocrine Society will be holding a 45-minute webinar exclusively for journalists to discuss the key hormones that play a role in love and lust.
23-Jan-2014 10:00 AM EST

Endocrine Society Spokesman Can Provide Perspective on Performance-Enhancing Drug Use Alleged In MLB Suspensions

5-Aug-2013 3:30 PM EDT

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