Half of the infants in the study had a delayed diagnosis of congenital hypothyroidism.
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Women with higher-than-normal thyrotropin concentrations during pregnancy may be more likely to experience premature delivery.
A lack of data prevents endocrinologists from fully understanding the long-term risks of therapy in this patient population.
Women with diabetes had a significantly increased risk for dying from cancer, but those taking metformin experienced a survival benefit.
Echocardiography and early intervention may be cost-effective in older patients with type 2 diabetes.
Children who exhibited at least 4 unhealthy behaviors were more likely to be obese and have unfavorable cholesterol levels.
Many people estimated their risk to be as high as 80%.
Certain SNPs may indicate which type 2 diabetes patients with coronary artery disease will experience a cardiovascular event.
Having both diseases raises a patient’s chances for developing diabetes.
The association between hand grip strength and cardiovascular events was independent of traditional risk factors.