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Fat Percentages and Serum Lipid Levels in Adults

Fat Percentages and Serum Lipid Levels in Adults

How does regional fat distribution affect lipid profile and cardiovascular risk?......[Read More]
Hyperparathyroidism With Hypercortisolism & Hyperthyroidism

Hyperparathyroidism With Hypercortisolism & Hyperthyroidism

What should you be concerned about when managing primary hyperparathyroidism in elderly patients?......[Read More]
Levothyroxine Affects Inflammatory Markers in Hypothyroidism

Levothyroxine Affects Inflammatory Markers in Hypothyroidism

Find out how levothyroxine therapy affects inflammatory biomarkers in patients with hypothyroidism.......[Read More]
Graves Hyperthyroidism and Pregnancy: A Clinical Update

Graves Hyperthyroidism and Pregnancy: A Clinical Update

How should Graves hyperthyroidism be treated during pregnancy?......[Read More]
Thermogenesis-Based Interventions for Obesity and T2DM

Thermogenesis-Based Interventions for Obesity and T2DM

Simple steps, like walking faster, can dramatically increase the number of calories burned per day.......[Read More]
Blood Pressure Control in Diabetes: How Low Should We Go?

Blood Pressure Control in Diabetes: How Low Should We Go?

Could tight blood pressure control in patients with type 2 diabetes and coronary artery disease do more harm than good?......[Read More]
What Effect Does Smoking Cessation Have on Diabetes Risk?

What Effect Does Smoking Cessation Have on Diabetes Risk?

Clinicians may be surprised about the short-term risk of type 2 diabetes associated with smoking cessation.......[Read More]
Hypertriglyceridemia: Cardiovascular Events and Pancreatitis

Hypertriglyceridemia: Cardiovascular Events and Pancreatitis

What health risks are associated with high triglyceride levels?......[Read More]
Omitting Late-Night Eating and Hypoglycemia in T2D

Omitting Late-Night Eating and Hypoglycemia in T2D

Can patients using once-nightly basal insulin safely skip an evening meal?......[Read More]
Gender Differences and Mortality in Patients With Diabetes

Gender Differences and Mortality in Patients With Diabetes

Does patient gender or timing of diagnosis affect mortality in patients with diabetes? Dr. Gregory Nichols comments on this study from Diabetes Care.......[Read More]
BMD and Microarchitecture in Endogenous Hypercortisolism

BMD and Microarchitecture in Endogenous Hypercortisolism

A new study explores the damaging effects of endogenous hypercortisolism on bone, leading to bone loss and fragility in these patients.......[Read More]
Morbidity & Mortality in Surgically Treated Hyperthyroidism

Morbidity & Mortality in Surgically Treated Hyperthyroidism

Does thyroidectomy increase risk for hospitalizations or death associated with cardiovascular disease?......[Read More]
Current Guidelines for the Management of Thyroid Nodules

Current Guidelines for the Management of Thyroid Nodules

When should a thyroid nodule be biopsied?......[Read More]
Serum Selenium Is Low in Newly Diagnosed Graves' Disease

Serum Selenium Is Low in Newly Diagnosed Graves' Disease

Is this trace mineral necessary for proper thyroid function?......[Read More]
Sulfonylureas in Diabetes: Why So Controversial?

Sulfonylureas in Diabetes: Why So Controversial?

Despite continuing concerns about sulfonylureas in the management of type 2 diabetes, many clinicians remain unwilling to give up this treatment option.......[Read More]
Potassium and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Potassium and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Can drug-induced hypokalemia increase risk for type 2 diabetes?......[Read More]
Postprandial Effects in Obese Women Who Eat Slowly

Postprandial Effects in Obese Women Who Eat Slowly

Gain a better understanding of the association between meal duration, metabolism, and appetite in obese women.......[Read More]
73rd Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association

73rd Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association

Read about the effect of calcium carbonate on levothyroxine absorption, PET scanning in thyroid cancer, and other topics......[Read More]
Somatic Symptoms as Long-term Premonitory Signs of T2D

Somatic Symptoms as Long-term Premonitory Signs of T2D

Do patients suffer from unspecific symptoms prior to onset of type 2 diabetes?......[Read More]