Melissa Foster

Melissa Foster

Digital Content Editor

Melissa Foster is the Digital Content Editor for Endocrinology Advisor. She has worked in medical publishing for several years and has received several Apex Awards for Publication Excellence for her work with Cardiology Today, Endocrine Today and Infectious Diseases in Children.

Most Recent Articles by Melissa Foster

Endocrinologists Need More Training in Transgender Care

Endocrinologists Need More Training in Transgender Care

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Outside of hormone therapy, endocrinologists reported having low confidence in their knowledge about caring for transgender patients.

Gastric Bypass Outcomes in Severely Obese Teens

Gastric Bypass Outcomes in Severely Obese Teens

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Severely obese adolescents who underwent gastric bypass surgery experienced significant weight loss that was maintained over long-term follow-up.

Less Frequent Dosing of Bisphosphonate in Patients With Bone Metastases

Less Frequent Dosing of Bisphosphonate in Patients With Bone Metastases

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Less frequent dosing with zoledronic acid does not increase fracture risk in patients with bone metastases.

Does Parental Obesity Affect Child Development?

Does Parental Obesity Affect Child Development?

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Children born to obese parents may be more likely to experience developmental delays.

The Handoff: Your Week in Endocrinology - 12/23/16

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This week, the FDA pushed through several approvals of expanded indications for diabetes drugs and devices, and one physician shares her experience with opting out of Medicare.

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