Latest Features & Opinion

ATA 2016

Read about important research being presented at the annual meeting of the American Thyroid Association.

Coverage of ASBMR 2016

Find the latest coverage of this year's annual meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research.

EASD 2016

Read the latest news from the European Association for the Study of Diabetes 2016 Annual Meeting.

Influence of Industry in Nutritional Research

A historical analysis shows the Sugar Research Foundation may have influenced a review from Harvard researchers that downplayed the risks of sugar.

Addressing Challenges in EMR Adoption

Many providers still find EMRs vexing, even after all these years.

Managing Pregestational Diabetes in Pregnancy

Planning is essential to preventing risks to the mother and fetus.

Encrypting Patient Information for HIPAA Compliance

Addressable doesn't mean optional: Having an implementation plan can be helpful in case of an audit.

AADE 2016

Read the latest news and opinions from the American Association of Diabetes Educators 2016 Annual Meeting.

Biomedical Research Workforce: Looking Ahead

As our aging workforce expands, a decreasing number of young investigators are applying for National Institute of Health (NIH) R01-equivalent grants.

Privacy Considerations for Diabetes Products

Often, patients as consumers may not be aware that the products they are using for diabetes care are not protected by HIPAA.

Future of Diabetes: Academic and Community Physicians

Future of Diabetes: Academic and Community Physicians

How can we encourage academic and community physicians to fill gaps in health care?

Latest Case Study

Weakness, Dizziness After Gastric Bypass

Weakness, Dizziness After Gastric Bypass

A patient came to the clinic to discuss her dizzy spells 4 years after her Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.

Drug Lookup

Search our drug information database which contains an extensive list of endocrinology drugs.

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Latest in Obesity

Does Wearable Tech Aid Sustained Weight Loss?

Researchers questioned whether the addition of wearable technology actually benefited sustained, long-term weight loss.

Gut Microbiota in Obese vs Lean Youth

Researchers found the Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes ratio and an increase in Bacteroidetes and Actinobacteria were associated with fat composition in obese patients.

Preterm Birth Risk in Bariatric Surgery

Women with a history of bariatric surgery may have an increased risk of preterm birth.

Latest in General Endocrinology

EDCs Linked to Reduced Vitamin D

Phthalates and bisphenol A metabolites were inversely associated with circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in adults exposed to these chemicals.

Stress May Cancel Out Benefits of Eating 'Good' Fats

However, stress does not seem to make the body's response to 'bad' fats even worse.

Glycemic Index Unreliable for Blood Glucose Response

Glycemic index values of the same foods can vary widely and may be an unreliable indicator of blood glucose response.

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