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

The Endocrine Society is calling for nominations for the 13th 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...
14-Nov-2019 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Fact Checking the Claim That Gender-Affirming Treatments for Transgender Children Are Irreversible

A custody case in Texas has sparked heated debate and embroiled state policymakers in public discussions about the diagnosis and appropriate medical treatment of transgender children.
29-Oct-2019 8:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society urges policymakers to follow science on transgender health

A custody case in Texas has sparked heated debate and embroiled state policymakers in public discussions about the diagnosis and appropriate medical treatment of transgender children, with many making inaccurate claims.
28-Oct-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Diabetes Advances Poised to Help Manage Blood Sugar After Meals

Mealtimes can become a difficult experience for individuals with diabetes. After a meal, blood sugar levels may soar as the food digests or unexpectedly plummet if an insulin dose was more than the meal required.
7-Oct-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society honors endocrinology field’s leaders with 2020 Laureate Awards

The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen 13 leading endocrinologists as winners of its prestigious 2020 Laureate Awards, the top honors in the field.
1-Oct-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Quick Action to Treat Diabetes Complication Can Save Lives

People with diabetes and their friends and relatives will be better prepared to spot the signs of dangerously low blood sugar using new resources the Hormone Health Network has introduced.
11-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Vaping May Harm Fertility in Young Women

E-cigarette usage may impair fertility and pregnancy outcomes, according to a mouse study published in the Journal of the Endocrine Society.
3-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Coalition Issues International Consensus on Testosterone Treatment for Women

The Endocrine Society and 10 other internationally esteemed medical societies have today issued the first Global Position Statement on the use of testosterone in the treatment of women.
29-Aug-2019 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Endocrinologists are at the core of solving the most pressing health problems of our time, from diabetes and obesity to infertility, bone health, and hormone-related cancers. The Endocrine Society is the world’s oldest and largest organization of scientists devoted to hormone research and physicians who care for people with hormone-related conditions.

The Society, which is celebrating its centennial in 2016, has more than 18,000 members, including scientists, physicians, educators, nurses and students in 122 countries. To learn more about the Society and the field of endocrinology, visit our site at www.endocrine.org and our centennial site at www.escentennial.org. Follow us on Twitter at @TheEndoSociety and @EndoMedia.

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