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10-Nov-2022 9:00 AM EST
People with diabetes may benefit more from a pancreas transplant than other treatments
Endocrine Society

Results of pancreas transplantation continue to improve and up to 90% of recipients with diabetes enjoy freedom from both insulin therapy and the need for close glucose monitoring following the procedure, according to a new paper published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Released: 4-Nov-2022 4:30 PM EDT
Endocrine Society Condemns Florida Ban on Gender-Affirming Care
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society rebukes the Florida Board of Medicine’s decision to ban gender-affirming care for transgender and gender-diverse teenagers.

Released: 18-Oct-2022 9:35 AM EDT
Baltimore health fair offers free screenings, wellness activities for people with diabetes
Endocrine Society

Endocrine experts will deliver free health services in West Baltimore during EndoCares® Baltimore, an in-person health education event being held on November 5.

Released: 13-Oct-2022 4:00 AM EDT
Chrousos named winner of Transatlantic Alliance Award
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society and the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) have jointly awarded the 2023 Transatlantic Alliance Award—to Prof. George P. Chrousos, M.D., Sc.D.

Released: 12-Oct-2022 4:50 PM EDT
La feria de salud de Phoenix ofrecera exámenes gratuitos, actividades de bienestar para todos los participantes
Endocrine Society

Los expertos en salud brindarán servicios de salud gratuitos a la comunidad, incluyendo los residentes de Phoenix durante EndoCares® Phoenix, un evento de educación para la salud que se llevará a cabo el 22 de octubre.

Released: 12-Oct-2022 4:05 PM EDT
Phoenix health fair offers free screenings, wellness activities for people with diabetes
Endocrine Society

Endocrine experts will deliver free health services to underrepresented communities, including LatinX residents, during EndoCares® Phoenix, an in-person health education event being held on October 22.

7-Oct-2022 10:00 AM EDT
Women may experience different PCOS symptoms depending on where they live
Endocrine Society

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in Alabama may be more likely to have excessive hair growth and insulin resistance, whereas women with PCOS in California may be more likely to have higher testosterone levels, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Released: 6-Oct-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Endocrine Society honors endocrinology field’s leaders with 2023 Laureate Awards
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen 13 leading endocrinologists as winners of its prestigious 2023 Laureate Awards, the top honors in the field.

29-Sep-2022 5:00 PM EDT
Endocrine Society experts recommend individualized approach to use of telehealth
Endocrine Society

Following rapid growth during the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth visits are expected to remain an important part of endocrine care, according to a new Endocrine Society policy perspective published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

6-Sep-2022 10:15 AM EDT
Pregnant women with obesity and diabetes may be more likely to have a child with ADHD
Endocrine Society

Children of women with gestational diabetes and obesity may be twice as likely to develop attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) compared to those whose mothers did not have obesity, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Released: 29-Aug-2022 4:35 PM EDT
Endocrine Society hires Meyers as Chief Strategy Officer
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society has hired Steven R. Meyers, PhD—an association executive with more than a decade of experience in strategic thinking and transforming and expanding operations—to serve as its Chief Strategy Officer.

Released: 16-Aug-2022 4:10 PM EDT
Endocrine Society applauds historic signing of law adopting Medicare insulin price cap
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society is elated about President Biden signing into law the Inflation Reduction Act, which includes meaningful measures to make insulin more affordable.

Released: 7-Aug-2022 3:05 PM EDT
Endocrine Society celebrates passage of historic insulin affordability measure
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society cheered the Senate’s passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, including meaningful measures to make insulin more affordable.

2-Aug-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Vegans Who Lift Weights May Have Stronger Bones Than Other People on a Plant-Based Diet
Endocrine Society

People on a plant-based diet who do strength training as opposed to other forms of exercise such as biking or swimming may have stronger bones than other people on a vegan diet, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

26-Jul-2022 9:00 AM EDT
People with Poor Sleep Behaviors May Be at Risk for Fatty Liver Disease
Endocrine Society

People with sedentary lifestyles and unhealthy sleep behaviors could develop fatty liver disease, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Released: 20-Jul-2022 10:05 AM EDT
Endocrine Society hires Haile-Selassie as Chief Financial Officer
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society has hired Zerihun Haile-Selassie, CAE—a distinguished financial executive with more than 17 years of experience—to serve as its Chief Financial Officer.

Released: 29-Jun-2022 3:25 PM EDT
Endocrine Society Journals earn higher Impact Factors for 2021
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society’s Journals experienced sizeable Impact Factor gains, led by Endocrine Reviews, according to Clarivate’s recently released annual Journal Citation Report (JCR) for 2021.

Released: 23-Jun-2022 2:50 PM EDT
Endocrine Society Urges Congress to Pass Bill to Make Insulin More Affordable for People with Diabetes
Endocrine Society

The Endocrine Society announces its endorsement of the bipartisan insulin bill introduced by Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Susan Collins (R-ME) that would take steps to reduce out-of-pocket costs of insulin, the escalating price of insulin, and formulary management for people with diabetes.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Study Finds Disparities in Access to Insulin Pumps Among Youth with Type 1 Diabetes
Endocrine Society

Over the past 20 years, despite the overall increase in the use of insulin pumps, there have been few improvements in the ethnic, racial and socioeconomic inequities in insulin pump use among youth with type 1 diabetes, according to a new study presented Tuesday, June 14 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Growth Hormone Improves Liver Health in People with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Endocrine Society

Growth hormone improves liver health in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) by reducing liver fat and inflammation, according to a new study presented Tuesday, June 14 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 12:05 PM EDT
Researchers Develop Pancreatic Beta-Cell Restoring Therapy for Treating Type 1 Diabetes
Endocrine Society

Researchers have successfully treated type 1 diabetes in mice using pancreatic beta-cell, target-specific, chimeric antigen-receptor (CAR) regulatory T cells (Tregs), and demonstrated the feasibility of their approach to treat the human condition according to data being presented Monday, June 13 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Mouse Model of Transgender Men Finds Active Testosterone Worsens IVF Outcomes
Endocrine Society

Active testosterone therapy for transgender men may negatively impact IVF outcomes, suggests a mouse study being presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

10-Jun-2022 10:00 AM EDT
Endocrine Society’s Clinical Practice Guideline Offers Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients with Diabetes
Endocrine Society

Hospitalized patients with diabetes or hyperglycemia who receive goal-directed glycemic management that includes new technologies for glucose monitoring and pre-discharge diabetes self-management education may have better outcomes and less likelihood of readmission, according to a Clinical Practice Guideline issued today by the Endocrine Society at ENDO 2022.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Study Finds Long-Term 10% Weight Loss with Anti-Obesity Medications and Lifestyle Changes
Endocrine Society

A new study finds overweight and obese people maintained an average weight loss of 10.6% over 3 to 5 years with a program of lifestyle changes in combination with anti-obesity medications. Weight loss of more than 10% provides significant health benefits, according to researchers who are presenting their findings Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
People who consume too much high fructose corn syrup could be at risk for NAFLD
Endocrine Society

High fructose consumption should be avoided to prevent the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), according to research being presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
COVID-19 pandemic stress impacts ovulation
Endocrine Society

Life disruptions and the stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic led to disturbed ovulation with decreased progesterone durations or levels, according to research being presented Sunday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Longer Treatment with Puberty-Delaying Medication in Transgender Youth Leads to Lower Bone Mineral Density
Endocrine Society

A longer duration of treatment with puberty-delaying medications among transgender youth is associated with lower bone mineral density, according to a new study that will be presented Sunday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 1:05 PM EDT
Bias May Play a Role in Underdiagnoses of Prediabetes
Endocrine Society

The accurate diagnosis of prediabetes in the primary care setting might depend on a patient’s age, BMI, gender, race and certain comorbidities, according to research being presented at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT
Teens ate less ultra-processed food consumption during pandemic, reversing trend of three decades
Endocrine Society

For the first time in the last 30 years, the consumption of ultra-processed foods among teenagers in the United States declined during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study presented at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency Increases Medical Costs, Risk of Additional Health Conditions
Endocrine Society

Growth hormone deficiency (GHD) among adults is associated with greater medical costs and an increased rate of other health conditions compared with those without GHD, according to industry-sponsored research being presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Addressing Stress and Postpartum Symptoms Early May Reduce Risk for Type 2 Diabetes in Women with Gestational Diabetes
Endocrine Society

Addressing stress early on in postpartum women who recently experienced gestational diabetes might help curb an increased risk for type 2 diabetes, according to research being presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Maintaining Normal Weight Early in Life May Help Prevent Male Infertility
Endocrine Society

New research suggests that more careful control of body weight in childhood and adolescence could help prevent male infertility later in life. The researchers will present their findings on Saturday, June 11 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Cost of Mental Health Disorders Linked with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Almost $6 Billion in 2021
Endocrine Society

The cost of mental health disorders associated with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) – depression, anxiety and eating disorders – reached almost $6 billion in 2021, according to a new study presented Monday, June 13 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
East Coast Is Home to Greatest Hot Spots for Diabetes Complications
Endocrine Society

The East Coast of the United States, especially Florida, and Texas have some of the greatest hot spots for long-term diabetes complications, according to research being presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 1:05 PM EDT
AI Can Be Used to Identify Benign Thyroid Nodules and Reduce Unnecessary Biopsies
Endocrine Society

Artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to identify thyroid nodules seen on thyroid ultrasound that are very unlikely to be cancerous, reducing a large number of unnecessary biopsies, according to a new study being presented Saturday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT
Probiotic Bacteria May Enhance Tamoxifen Effectiveness in Treatment of ER+ Breast Cancer
Endocrine Society

Probiotic bacteria may enhance anti-cancer activities of the breast cancer drug tamoxifen and other endocrine-targeted therapies, which could help reduce the risk of estrogen receptive positive (ER+) breast cancer, suggests a new study presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

6-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Male Contraceptive Pills Show Promise in New Study
Endocrine Society

Two experimental male contraceptive pills appear to effectively lower testosterone without causing unacceptable side effects, according to a new study that will be presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Unhealthy Diet Helps Explain Association Between Food Insecurity and Obesity
Endocrine Society

There is a greater prevalence of obesity and higher body fat among people who face food insecurity, according to research being presented Sunday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Study Links Diabetes and Worse Outcomes in Long-Term Survivors of Metastatic Breast Cancer
Endocrine Society

Women who are longer-term survivors of metastatic breast cancer may have a worse survival rate if they have diabetes and poorly controlled blood sugar levels, according to a new study presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Moderation May Disrupt Addictive Nature of Wireless Mobile Devices and Adverse Health Outcomes
Endocrine Society

Encouraging moderation, balance and real-life engagement coupled with education may combat the overuse of wireless mobile devices and subsequent adverse health outcomes, according to research being presented Sunday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 3:05 PM EDT
Chemicals in Personal Care Products Cause Harmful Effects in Breast Cancer Cells From Black Women
Endocrine Society

Chemicals called parabens, which are found in widely used hair and personal care products, cause harmful effects in breast cancer cells from Black women, according to a new study being presented Sunday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Testosterone Improves Quality of Life, Sexual Function, and Delayed Verbal Recall in Men with Uncontrolled Type 2 Diabetes
Endocrine Society

Testosterone replacement therapy improved sexual symptoms, libido, symptom severity, delayed verbal recall and overall quality of life among people with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes and hypogonadism, according to research being presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 11:05 AM EDT
Drinking Coffee Does Not Hinder the Absorption of Liquid Thyroid Medication
Endocrine Society

A new study conducted by Vertice Pharma confirms the absorption of an oral levothyroxine sodium solution (Thyquidity® 100g/ 5mL) was not affected by consuming coffee 5 minutes after the dose, according to research being presented Saturday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Male Runners Who Are Energy Deficient May Be at Higher Risk for Fractures
Endocrine Society

Male runners who do not receive enough energy from their diet may be at risk for stress fractures, according to a new study presented Saturday, June 11 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 3:05 PM EDT
Endocrine-Disrupting Chemical Exposure in Womb Impact Fear, Anxiety Behavior in Rats
Endocrine Society

Prenatal exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals found in everyday products may interfere with the developing offspring’s brain, according to a rat study being presented Monday at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT
COVID-19 vaccination appears to be safe for patients treated for hypothyroidism
Endocrine Society

Inactivated and mRNA COVID-19 vaccines appear to be safe for patients treated for hypothyroidism, according to a new study being presented at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga. The study found these vaccines do not cause significant fluctuations in thyroid function and are not associated with increased risks of emergency department visits or unscheduled hospitalizations.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Empagliflozin May Decrease Risk of Kidney Stones in People with Diabetes
Endocrine Society

The diabetes drug empagliflozin may decrease the risk of kidney stones in patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a new study presented Sunday, June 12 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

7-Jun-2022 9:00 AM EDT
Stem-Cell Based Therapy Shows Promise in Treating High-Risk Type 1 Diabetes
Endocrine Society

An investigative stem cell-based therapy called PEC-Direct, designed to act as a replacement pancreas, has the potential to provide blood sugar control in patients with high-risk type 1 diabetes, suggests a clinical study presented Saturday, June 11 at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Atlanta, Ga.


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