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Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet

Adhering to the Mediterranean diet may stave off certain diseases, but the benefit on mortality remains questionable.

Does Hormone Therapy Have CV Benefits?

In light of ELITE trial results, estradiol hormone therapy may have a role in coronary heart disease treatment.

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.

Bioidentical Hormone Therapy for Menopause

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

Barriers to Preventing Diabetes

Barriers to Preventing Diabetes

A change in how patients and physicians view diabetes may is necessary for preventing the disease and its complications.

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.

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Latest in Obesity

Drug Boosts Weight Loss in POMC Deficiency

An experimental drug spurred substantial weight loss in patients with proopiomelanocortin (POMC) deficiency.

Plant-Based Diet May Be Beneficial for Obesity-Related Inflammation

Plant-based diets are associated with improvement in obesity-related inflammatory biomarker profiles, including decreases in C-reactive protein and interleukin-6 levels.

Calorie Restriction May Help Prevent Cancer in Obese Women

Overweight and obese women who lose weight via calorie restriction, with or without exercise, may lower their odds of developing cancer as their levels of proteins tied to angiogenesis drop.

Latest in General Endocrinology

Genetic Risk Score Impacts BMI Across Birth Cohorts

The association between a multilocus genetic risk score for BMI and BMI is larger for individuals born in later birth cohorts.

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.

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