Health Disparities in Endocrine Disorders: Biological, …
Several themes emerged in the statement, including a need for basic science, population-based, translational and health services studies to explore underlying mechanisms contributing to endocrine health disparities. Compared to non-Hispanic whites, non-Hispanic blacks have worse outcomes and higher mortality from certain disorders despite
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Women's Health 2022 Endocrine Society
Read our special collection of journal articles, published in 2020 and 2021, focused on women’s health research! Curation of the collection was guided by Altmetric Attention Scores and Featured Article designations. In Journal of the Endocrine Society, a retrospective cohort study by Rasmussen et al. finds an increased risk of type 2 diabetes
Endocrine Topics Endocrine Society
Endocrine Topics. In the links below you will find information and resources on conditions and diseases affected by the endocrine system; the system that controls our hormones. Hormones regulate such things as breathing, metabolism, reproduction, sensory perception, movement, sexual development, and growth. More in this section. Awards. Journals.
Transgender Health Treatments Endocrine Society
Transgender Health Treatments. March 10, 2022. Decisions about medical care for transgender and gender non-binary people seeking gender-affirming medications and surgeries should be a collaborative decision among you, your mental health professional and a trained endocrinologist or experienced medical provider.
Find an Endocrinologist Endocrine Society
Find an Endocrinologist. Our physician referral directory is comprised of over 6,500 members of the Endocrine Society, the largest and most influential organization of endocrinologists in the world. The referral is updated daily with physicians who are accepting new patients. To find a specialist near you, please use the search tools below.
Addressing health disparities in diabetes requires a …
To address health disparities in diabetes, the authors recommend health systems implement the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care. These standards ensure interpretation services are available to all patients and that patient education materials are at a literacy level most people
Hashimoto Disease Endocrine Society
Mental health issues such as depression, decreased sexual desire, slowed mental functioning. Myxedema coma, a rare life-threatening condition that can result from long-term untreated hypothyroidism. Myxedema coma requires immediate emergency treatment. Birth defects. Babies born to women with untreated hypothyroidism are more likely to be
Bone Health and Osteoporosis Endocrine Society
Bone Health and Osteoporosis. Cardiovascular Endocrinology. Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism. Endocrine Cancer and Neoplasia. Female Reproductive Endocrinology. Hypoglycemia. Male Reproductive Endocrinology. Neuroendocrinology Conditions. Obesity Management and Therapies.
Primary Hyperparathyroidism Endocrine Society
January 24, 2022. Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a condition in which one (or more) of your parathyroid glands produces too much parathyroid hormone and releases it in the bloodstream, often leading to high calcium levels. PHPT is one of the most common hormonal disorders. In the United States, about 100,000 people develop PHPT each year.
Advocacy to Support Women’s Health Endocrine Society
Advocacy to Support Women’s Health. June 07, 2022. The Society advocates for better access and coverage of women’s health services, increased funding for women’s health research, inclusion of women in clinical trials, recognition of sex as a biological variable in research, and increased funding for Title X programs. The Society’s
Endocrinology Endocrine Society
Endocrinology welcomes the submission of original research investigating endocrine function in health and disease at all levels of biological organization, including molecular mechanistic studies of hormone-receptor interactions and hormone-regulated signaling events. Endocrinology encourages the submission of cross-disciplinary and integrative research in traditionally …
Endocrine Disruptors Research & Articles Endocrine News
Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals May Impair Bone Health in Teen Boys. Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and phthalates (two types of endocrine-disrupting chemicals) may be associated with lower bone mineral density in male teens, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Adverse Health Consequences of Performance-Enhancing Drugs
Full Statement: Adverse Health Consequences of Performance-Enhancing Drugs: An Endocrine Society Scientific Statement Endocrine Reviews, Volume 35, Issue 3, June 2014 Harrison G. Pope, Jr., Ruth I. Wood, Alan Rogol, Fred Nyberg, Larry Bowers, Shalender Bhasin. Abstract. Despite the high prevalence of performance-enhancing drug (PED) use, media attention has …
Clarkston health fair offers free screenings, fun family activities for
Endocrinologists are at the core of solving the most pressing health problems of our time, from diabetes and obesity to infertility, bone health, and hormone-related cancers. The Endocrine Society is the world’s oldest and largest organization of scientists devoted to hormone research and physicians who care for people with hormone-related
Low Risk Thyroid Cancer: Rating the Risks
Endocrine Debate: Low Risk Thyroid Cancer. Monday, June 13. 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Hall A3. Moderator: Bryan R. Haugen, MD, professor of Medicine and Pathology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine; Head of the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes and Director of the Thyroid Tumor Program.
The White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health
At the Black Women’s Health Imperative (BWHI) -- the first and only national non-profit organization created for and by Black women dedicated to improving the health and wellness of our nation's 21 million Black women and girls -- physically, emotionally, and financially, I work with a team of professionals dedicated to eliminating the