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Endocrine Society Applauds Special Diabetes Program Renewal

The Endocrine Society praised Congress’ decision to include the Special Diabetes Program and increased funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund the federal government that passed Thursday.
9-Feb-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Five Endocrine Society Leaders Join Its Governing Council

Five new Officers and Council Members will join the leadership of the Endocrine Society, the world’s largest global membership organization of endocrinologists dedicated to accelerating scientific innovation and improving health worldwide.
1-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Calls for Improved Guidance to Identify Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals

The Endocrine Society called for European regulators to ensure that endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) can be identified using practical, achievable scientific standards in detailed comments on a draft guidance document for implementing criteria...
1-Feb-2018 4:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

PCOS May Reduce Gut Bacteria Diversity

Women who have a common hormone condition that contributes to infertility and metabolic problems tend to have less diverse gut bacteria than women who do not have the condition, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal...
19-Jan-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society names Drucker Editor-in-Chief of Endocrine Reviews

Noted diabetes expert Daniel J. Drucker, MD, has been named Editor-in-Chief of Endocrine Reviews, a peer-reviewed journal published by the Endocrine Society.
17-Jan-2018 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Celebrates Expanded Access to Diabetes Technology for Medicare Beneficiaries

The Endocrine Society applauded the move to extend older Americans’ access to insulin delivery devices used to treat diabetes as part of Medicare Part D.
8-Jan-2018 4:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

Common Birth Control Shot Linked to Risk of HIV Infection

Transitioning away from a popular contraceptive shot known as DMPA could help protect women in Sub-Saharan Africa and other high-risk regions from becoming infected with HIV, according to a research review published in the Endocrine Society’s...
2-Jan-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Underactive Thyroid Within Normal Range May Affect Woman’s Ability to Conceive

New research suggests that a slightly underactive thyroid may affect a women’s ability to become pregnant—even when the gland is functioning at the low end of the normal range, according to a study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal...
15-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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