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Type 2 Diabetes ACP Defends Higher Blood Glucose Targets for Type 2 Diabetes

ACP Defends Higher Blood Glucose Targets for Type 2 Diabetes

ACP responds to criticism from the ADA, the Endocrine Society, the AACE, and the AADE of guidance that clinicians should aim to achieve an HbA1c level between 7% and 8% in most people with type 2 diabetes.

Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Updated Clinical Practice Guidelines on Testosterone Therapy in Men With Hypogonadism

Testosterone therapy is recommended in men with hypogonadism to correct symptoms of testosterone deficiency. Men who are otherwise healthy do not need to be screened for hypogonadism.

Type 2 Diabetes Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

Case for Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Youth-Onset Type 2 Diabetes

An increasing number of studies support the use of continuous glucose monitoring in adult patients with T2D, and the observed benefits are likely to extend to youth with T2D.

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The Effects of Alcohol on The Body's Major Systems

The Effects of Alcohol on The Body's Major Systems

Varying degrees of alcohol consumption affect every major organ system.

The Diagnostic Work-Up of Thyroid Nodules: Ruling out Papillary Thyroid Cancer

The Diagnostic Work-Up of Thyroid Nodules: Ruling out Papillary Thyroid Cancer

The American Thyroid Association recently published updated evidence-based guidelines for diagnosing and managing adults with thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid ...

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Latest in Obesity

CDC: Obesity Prevalence Higher in Non-Metropolitan Counties

The prevalence of obesity is higher among those living in non-metropolitan counties versus metropolitan counties.

Many Working Americans Obtain Unhealthy Foods at Work

Many working Americans obtain food and beverages from work, and these foods often do not align with dietary guidelines.

Most Infants and Toddlers Consume Added Sugar

The researchers found that on a given day, 85 percent of infants and toddlers had any consumption of added sugar.

Latest in General Endocrinology

Timing of Serum PTH Levels May Predict Postoperative Hypocalcemia

Serum intact parathyroid hormone levels may be an early marker to predict postthyroidectomy hypocalcemia.

Injectable Progestin-Only Contraceptives May Increase Risk for VTE

Investigators examined the effect of progestin-only contraceptive on cardiometabolic outcomes, including stroke, MI, hypertension, diabetes, and VTE.

Hypoparathyroidism Treatment Granted Orphan Drug Designation

TransCon PTH is a long-acting prodrug of parathyroid hormone designed to restore PTH to physiologic levels, normalizing blood and urinary calcium levels, serum phosphate levels and bone turnover.

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