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Index Could Help Identify Women at Risk for Rapid Bone Loss

Researchers have developed an index to better predict which women may experience faster bone loss across the menopause transition, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
21-Jun-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

European Commission’s Overreaching Decision Fails to Protect Public Health

The Endocrine Society expressed disappointment and concern today that the European Commission’s regulatory criteria are too strict to effectively protect the public from endocrine-disrupting chemicals.
15-Jun-2016 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Experts Urge EU to Protect Public from Chemical Exposure

To protect human health, Endocrine Society members called on the European Commission to adopt science-based policies for regulating endocrine-disrupting chemicals in an opinion piece published today in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.
13-Jun-2016 6:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Air Pollution Exposure May Raise Heart Disease Risk

Exposure to air pollution can worsen blood sugar levels, cholesterol and other risk factors for heart disease, particularly in people with diabetes, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology &...
20-May-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Low Hormone Levels Linked to Obesity in Teens

Obese teenagers already show signs of hormonal differences from normal-weight peers that may make them prone to weight gain, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
20-May-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Experts Call for Expanded Screening for Primary Aldosteronism

The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline calling on physicians to ramp up screening for primary aldosteronism, a common cause of high blood pressure.
26-Apr-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Liraglutide May Help Nondiabetic Overweight and Obese Adults Lose Weight and Lower Risks

For people with prediabetes who are overweight or obese, adding 3.0 mg of liraglutide for three years to a diet and exercise plan may lead to major health improvements, new industry-sponsored research suggests. The results will be presented Monday,...
2-Apr-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Unveils Plans for Open-Access Journal

This fall, the Endocrine Society will launch its first open-access journal to speed the process of sharing endocrine research breakthroughs with scientists, health care providers and the public, the Society announced at its annual meeting.
4-Apr-2016 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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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.
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27-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

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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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