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Androgen and Reproductive Disorders Psychosocial Risks Associated With Central Precocious Puberty

Psychosocial Risks Associated With Central Precocious Puberty

In addition to the risk that children with CPP will not reach their adult height potential, a range of studies have noted a high risk for psychological, social, and behavioral problems in this population.

Type 2 Diabetes Ketogenic Diet for the Management of T2D and Associated Long-Term Complications

Ketogenic Diet for the Management of T2D and Associated Long-Term Complications

With obesity reaching epidemic proportions, and its known association with many metabolic disorders such as type 2 diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and atherosclerosis, it is worthwhile to look at nutritional approaches to managing these chronic conditions.

Diabetes Bone-Derived Factors in the Treatment of Diabetes

Bone-Derived Factors in the Treatment of Diabetes

A growing body of research highlights the important role of bone in glucose metabolism.

Type 2 Diabetes Investigating the Link Between Atrial Fibrillation and Type 2 Diabetes

Investigating the Link Between Atrial Fibrillation and Type 2 Diabetes

Compared with the general population, patients with type 2 diabetes are at a 35% to 60% greater risk for atrial fibrillation.

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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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Obesity Subtype May Determine Outcomes After Bariatric Surgery

There are distinct subgroups or subtypes of obesity and some of these groups, including adults with disordered eating, may derive more benefit from bariatric surgery than others.

Metabolically Healthy Obese Children, Adolescents at Higher Risk for CVD

Children and adolescents with metabolically healthy obesity had higher carotid intima-media thickness compared with metabolically healthy individuals who were a normal weight.

Mediterranean Diet, Physical Activity Effective for Weight Loss, Decreased Cardiovascular Events

A 12-month intensive lifestyle intervention including an energy-restricted Mediterranean diet, increased physical activity, and behavioral support for overweight/obese patients was found to be beneficial in decreasing adiposity and cardiovascular events.

Latest in General Endocrinology

Growth Hormone Replacement Associated With Increased Irisin Levels

Growth hormone replacement can raise irisin levels in children with growth hormone deficiency.

Normal Height Velocity Maintained With Reduced Growth Hormone Dose

Normal height velocity can be maintained in prepubertal children during the catch-up growth period by reducing growth hormone dosage by 50%.

An Update on the Acromegaly Treatment Landscape

With greater awareness, better therapeutics, and more precise imaging and biochemical assays, patients with acromegaly can be diagnosed and treated earlier and are oftentimes cured.

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