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Streamlined method helps people with diabetes act on CGM data

Endocrine Society experts have expanded their efforts to develop streamlined methods for continuous glucose monitor (CGM) users to better manage their blood sugar levels.
14-Nov-2018 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Endocrine Society recognizes four Congressional Diabetes Caucus leaders with Diabetes Champion Award

The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen Senator Susan Collins (R-ME), Representative Tom Reed (R-NY 23rd District), Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), and Representative Diana DeGette (D-CO 1st District) of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus...
14-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

European Commission communication falls short of protecting public from EDC exposure

The Endocrine Society expressed concerns that the European Commission’s communication on endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) released Wednesday fails to address the urgent need to protect children and other vulnerable populations from EDC...
7-Nov-2018 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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

The Endocrine Society is calling for nominations for the 12th 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...
7-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Three Endocrine Society members named to National Clinical Care Commission

Three Endocrine Society members have been appointed to the National Clinical Care Commission.
1-Nov-2018 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Supply chain transparency needed to combat soaring insulin costs

Spiraling insulin costs have created a dangerous barrier for many people with diabetes who need to access lifesaving treatments. The Endocrine Society is calling on stakeholders across the supply chain to help reduce out-of-pocket costs for people...
1-Nov-2018 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Midlife Women Transitioning to Menopause Have a Higher Risk of Metabolic Syndrome, Which Predisposes to Heart Disease and Type 2 Diabetes

Midlife women transitioning to menopause may be able to lower their risk of developing heart disease and type 2 diabetes, if they exercise more or eat a lower calorie diet, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of...
24-Oct-2018 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biomarkers can predict whether women with endometriosis will respond to the first-line treatment

Biomarkers can predict whether women will respond to the first-line treatment for endometriosis, an extremely painful condition in which the tissue usually found inside the uterus grows in places it shouldn’t, according to a new study published in...
19-Oct-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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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

Poor Sleep Schedule Can Affect Hormone Health

27-Aug-2014 4:00 PM 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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