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Scott, Warner introduce legislation to increase access for diabetes care

Today, U.S. Senators Tim Scott (R-SC), Mark Warner (D-VA), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), Tom Cotton (R-AR), and Tina Smith (D-MN) introduced the PREVENT DIABETES Act. This legislation would increase access to the Medicare Diabetes...
25-Sep-2020 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Lack of Key Considerations in FDA Food Chemical Safety Process Leaves Consumers at Risk of Chronic Diseases

Today, a group of health, environmental, and consumer organizations challenged the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) practice of not accounting for the cumulative health effect of chemicals in the diet when allowing new chemicals in food. Over...
23-Sep-2020 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society shifts ENDO 2021 to virtual format

The Endocrine Society will switch its annual meeting, ENDO 2021, to a fully virtual format, the Society announced today.
17-Sep-2020 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Virtual CEU, EBR 2020 reach record breaking attendance

The Endocrine Society’s first virtual Clinical Endocrinology Update (CEU) and Endocrine Board Review (EBR) meetings collectively attracted more than 1,700 global participants.
17-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Global Clinical Practice Guideline Program to Improve Patient Care

The Endocrine Society and the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) have reached an historic agreement to jointly develop Clinical Practice Guidelines providing evidence-based recommendations for clinical care and practice.
10-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Obesity may alter immune system response to COVID-19

Obesity may cause a hyperactive immune system response to COVID-19 infection that makes it difficult to fight off the virus, according to a new manuscript published in the Endocrine Society’s journal, Endocrinology.
3-Sep-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Artificial pancreas can prevent dangerously low blood sugar in people with T1D

A new artificial pancreas system can prevent hypoglycemia—episodes of dangerously low blood sugar—during and after heavy exercise in people with type 1 diabetes, according to a small study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of...
24-Aug-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society honors endocrinology field’s leaders with 2021 Laureate Awards

The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen 15 leading endocrinologists as winners of its prestigious 2021 Laureate Awards, the top honors in the field.
20-Aug-2020 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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