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Live Coverage of ADA 2016

Find our coverage of the latest news from the American Diabetes Association's 76th Scientific Sessions in New Orleans.

Health Care Workplace Violence Significantly Underreported

Data show that only 26% of physicians and 30% of nurses report episodes of workplace violence.

AACE 2016

Find live coverage of the AACE 25th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress.

FDA Panel Favors Approval of IDegLira

In a unanimous vote, the advisory committee recommended that the FDA approve combination degludec/liraglutide for type 2 diabetes.

Testosterone Therapy for Transgender Men

A lack of data prevents endocrinologists from fully understanding the long-term risks of therapy in this patient population.

Neighborhood and Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Risk may be increased by 22% for people living in high-deprivation areas.

Cutting Calories Improves QOL

Decreased caloric intake was linked to improvements in mood, sleep quality, and sexual drive.

Life Expectancy Still Lower in T1D

Patients with diabetes not only had shorter life expectancy but also lived with disabilities longer than the general population.

Potential Benefit of Metformin Therapy

Women with diabetes had a significantly increased risk for dying from cancer, but those taking metformin experienced a survival benefit.

Bioidentical Hormone Therapy for Menopause

Women seeking relief from menopausal symptoms must be aware of the risks, benefits of different treatment options.

SGLT2 Inhibitors: A Class Effect?

SGLT2 Inhibitors: A Class Effect?

Data on cardiovascular benefits as well as adverse effects have thrust this class of diabetes drugs into the spotlight.

Latest Case Study

Worsening Diabetes Despite Improved Osteoporosis

Worsening Diabetes Despite Improved Osteoporosis

An older women with type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis experienced improvements with one condition at the expense of the other.

Drug Lookup

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

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Latest in Obesity

Adipose Tissue Function Improves With Bariatric Surgery

Altered physiology of adipose tissue has specific effects on various fat depots.

Study Compares Prescription Drugs for Obesity

Any prescription weight-loss drugs can help obese adults lose weight, although some may be more effective than others.

FDA Approves AspireAssist Obesity Treatment Device

AspireAssist, a surgically-placed obesity treatment device, was approved by the FDA based on positive clinical trial results.

Latest in General Endocrinology

25(OH)D Levels Tied to Survival in Pancreatic Cancer

Prediagnostic 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25[OH]D) levels are associated with survival in pancreatic cancer, according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Diets With Healthy Fats May Not Cause Weight Gain

Diets with olive oil and nuts led to lower increase in waist circumference than patients on a low-fat diet.

Low Glycemic Index Diet Reduces Uric Acid Levels

A low glycemic index was associated with decreased uric acid levels, regardless of the percentage of carbohydrates in diet.

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