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Endocrine Experts Call for More Research into Leading Cause of Infertility

More research is needed to better understand polycystic ovary syndrome – one of the leading causes of infertility, according to the Scientific Statement issued by the Endocrine Society.
23-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Applauds USPSTF Recommendations for Women’s Health Research Priorities

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) posted yesterday its “Fifth Annual Report to Congress on High-Priority Evidence Gaps for Clinical Preventive Services.” This year’s report identifies evidence gaps related to preventive services...
19-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Weekday Sleep Changes May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Heart Disease

Monday mornings could be harmful to your health. Even routine sleep changes such as waking up early for work during the week may raise the risk of developing metabolic problems such as diabetes and heart disease, according to a new study published...
16-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Viagra Improves Insulin Sensitivity in Individuals at Risk for Diabetes

The medication sildenafil – sold under Viagra and other trade names – improves insulin sensitivity in individuals with prediabetes and also reduces a biological marker that signals heightened risk of kidney and heart disease, according to a new...
16-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Call for Nominations: The Endocrine Society’s Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism

Health and science journalists can now submit nominations for the Endocrine Society’s ninth annual Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism.
17-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

The Endocrine Society and Hormone Health Network Launch First-of-Its-Kind Digital Type 2 Diabetes Education Tool

The Hormone Health Network, part of the Endocrine Society representing more than 18,000 physicians and scientists, today announced the launch of its free digital interactive diabetes education tool for people with Type 2 diabetes and their loved...
12-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Experts Delve Into Diabetes Among Seniors, Microbiome and Transgender Health

Health and science journalists are invited to hear about emerging trends in the microbiome, transgender health, diabetes, and endocrine-disrupting chemicals during the Endocrine Society’s 2015 Hormones & Health Science Writers Conference.
10-Nov-2015 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society Hosts Congressional Briefing to Educate Policymakers About Combating Diabetes Epidemic

The Endocrine Society is hosting a Congressional briefing on November 4 to examine policies to help the 29 million Americans who have diabetes and the 86 million who are likely to develop the disease.
27-Oct-2015 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Jenner Interview Raises Awareness of Transgender Health Treatments, Challenges

25-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals: Early Menopause One of Many Associations

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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