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Exercise Regimens Offer Little Benefit for One in Five People with Type 2 Diabetes

As many as one in five people with Type 2 diabetes do not see any improvement in blood sugar management when they engage in a supervised exercise regimen, according to a new scientific review published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of...
18-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Testosterone Plays Modest Role in Menopausal Women’s Sexual Function

Levels of testosterone and other naturally-occurring reproductive hormones play a limited role in driving menopausal women’s interest in sex and sexual function, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical...
18-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Experts Suggest Single Dose IV Medication as First-Choice Treatment for Paget’s Disease

The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) for the diagnosis and treatment of Paget’s disease of the bone, a condition where one or more bones in the body become oversized and weak.
19-Nov-2014 1:00 PM EST

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

The Endocrine Society is calling for nominations for the eighth annual Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism. The award recognizes outstanding reporting that enhances public understanding of health issues pertaining to the field of...
18-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Scott Hunt Receives AMA Medical Executive Lifetime Achievement Award

Scott Hunt served 25 years as executive director and CEO of the Endocrine Society before announcing his retirement in 2013, and today the American Medical Association (AMA) announced it presented him with the Medical Executive Lifetime Achievement...
10-Nov-2014 9:30 AM EST

Last Chance to Register for Media Event on Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Threat

Only a few days remain to register for the Endocrine Society’s media event exploring the latest science on the dangers of endocrine-disrupting chemicals.
5-Nov-2014 4:00 AM EST

Experts Recommend Tumor Removal as First-Line Treatment for Acromegaly

The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) for the diagnosis and treatment of acromegaly, a rare condition caused by excess growth hormone in the blood.
30-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Scientists Examine Health Threats Posed by Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals

International experts will share the latest scientific findings on the dangers posed by endocrine-disrupting chemicals found in the environment, foods and manufactured products during the Endocrine Society’s Science Writers Conference in Brussels...
21-Oct-2014 4:00 AM EDT

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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.
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

Endocrine Society Expert Can Provide Perspective on USPSTF Recommendations on Vitamin D and Calcium Supplementation to Prevent Fractures

28-Feb-2013 8:00 AM EST

Endocrine Society Expert Can Provide Perspective on Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals, Joint UN-WHO Report

19-Feb-2013 12:00 PM EST

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