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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

Lavender Oil May Contribute to Abnormal Breast Growth in Young Girls

14-Aug-2019 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society, Avalere Health Launch Intervention to Prevent Low Blood Sugar in Older Adults with Diabetes

Endocrine Society and Avalere Health have launched a first of its kind quality improvement intervention study in primary care practice to address the clinical gaps in identifying and treating hypoglycemia in older adults with type 2 diabetes.
7-Aug-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Older adults should be regularly screened for heart disease, diabetes risk

Measuring waistline, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood fats, and blood sugar during doctor visits can detect heart disease and diabetes earlier, according to a Clinical Practice Guideline issued today by the Endocrine Society.
29-Jul-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Exposure to Common Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Childhood Obesity

Exposure to common chemicals in plastics and canned foods may play a role in childhood obesity, according to a study published in the Journal of the Endocrine Society.
22-Jul-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

High Blood Sugar Increases Pancreatic Cancer Rate

High blood sugar may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
19-Jul-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Sunscreen Label Guide – Avoid Harmful Chemicals

21-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Aretha Franklin's Death Raises Awareness Around Endocrine Cancer, Treatment Options

17-Aug-2018 11:55 AM EDT

Endocrine Society launches podcast spotlighting breakthroughs in hormone science

International experts delve into the latest advances in hormone research and clinical care on the Endocrine Society’s new podcast, which launches today.
5-Jun-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Using Science to Achieve Your Weight Loss Goals

21-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Trump’s Ban on Transgender People in Military Puts Spotlight on Transgender Health

27-Jul-2017 12:30 PM EDT

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

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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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