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Caring for Women With Gestational Diabetes

Preventing, diagnosing, and managing gestational diabetes in pregnant women are important for optimizing outcomes for both the mother and child.

Updated ATA Guidelines for Hyperthyroidism

The revised guidelines for the treatment of hyperthyroidism and thyrotoxicosis from the American Thyroid Association include several important updates pertaining to diagnosis, monitoring, and management.

The Carbohydrate-Insulin Model of Obesity

Losing weight is more complex than following a simple diet.

Multidisciplinary Care Teams in Diabetes Management

Caring for patients with diabetes is a challenge that requires cooperation across health care specialties.

AHA 2016

Read coverage of the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2016.

Tips for Benchmarking Your Practice

What you need to know now to benchmark your medical practice.

ObesityWeek 2016

Read coverage from ObesityWeek 2016.

Genomics and Future of Health Care

Embracing all the myriad variations of the human genome should, in theory, lead to rewards that all can share.

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.

What’s Stopping Your Patients?

What’s Stopping Your Patients?

In addition to financial and time barriers, patients encounter an array of problems that interfere with their achieving optimal control of their diabetes.

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

Sleep Linked to Sugary Drink Consumption

Improving sleep may help reduce an individual's sugar-sweetened, caffeinated beverage intake, and vice-versa.

BMI Linked to Hand Arthritis

Increased body mass index (BMI) may have a moderate effect on hand arthritis.

USPSTF: Screen Children, Teens for Obesity

The USPSTF recommends that children and adolescents older than age 6 years should be screened for obesity.

Latest in General Endocrinology

Causal Link Between Vitamin D, Alzheimer’s Risk

The present findings, in combination with those from prior observational research, provide a solid rationale for further randomized trials.

Vitamin D and Acute Respiratory Infections

For long-term care facility residents, high-dose vitamin D3 supplementation is associated with reduced incidence of acute respiratory infection but increased incidence of falls.

Maternal B12-Leptin Link Identified

Low maternal B12 is associated with higher leptin in cord blood, maternal adipose tissue, and placental tissue.

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