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DHA may reduce seizure likelihood by boosting brain oestrogen levels

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Blue light emitted by screens damages sleep

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Genes that regulate oxytocin predict how friendly you are

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Reduced ‘self-regulation’ brain activity in teens could lead to obesity

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Endocrine Network webpages launched – your dedicated hubs for knowledge exchange

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New tool identifies diabetes patients at risk for low blood sugar emergencies

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Common antiseptic ingredients inhibit mitochondria and impair hormone response

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Fatty liver can cause damage to other organs

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Gut microbes may communicate with the brain through cortisol

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HIIT helps combat insulin resistance

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Testosterone causes stock market instability

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Kisspeptin stimulates release of oxytocin during birth

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High night time light levels may increase risk of breast cancer in women

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Thyroid cancer tied to regular thyroxine use in hypothyroidism

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Athletic prowess and finger length linked

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New for SfE BES 2017: Endocrine Network Research Incubator Meetings

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Pollution increases cortisol levels and induces metabolic changes

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The space under our skin might be an optimal location to treat type 1 diabetes

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Lack of sleep tied to higher risk of diabetes in children

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Correlations between competitiveness, aggression and hormones in men and women

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Cutting high fructose corn syrup from diet can reverse insulin resistance and high cholesterol

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Fat but fit still at risk of heart disease

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Oxytocin can reduce xenophopia

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Steady levels of cortisol are associated with serious health problems

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Liver inflammation increases cholesterol levels in people with diabetes

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Adiponectin from fat tissue can give protection against PCOS symptoms

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Diet food and drinks trigger weight gain and diabetes

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Diabetes and high blood pressure increase Alzheimer’s risk

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New method improves conditions for studying insulin producing cells

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Serotonin and cortisol play major roles in the development of male-biased liver cancers

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Some types of exercise better than others at suppressing hunger

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Food preservatives may disrupt human hormones and promote obesity

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Pioneering type 1 diabetes therapy safe

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Weight loss surgery increases bone marrow fat

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Fat rats show breast cancer may be more aggressive in patients with obesity

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Stress makes people sense danger in harmless situations

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Hormone klotho may improve cognition and memory

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Early term babies are at greater risk of diabetes and obesity-related diseases

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Online team-based game helps diabetic patients lower blood glucose

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Low blood sugar in newborns linked to later brain problems

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Thyroid Network webpages launched – a dedicated hub for knowledge exchange

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New Society funding opportunity to advance Endocrine Nursing

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Working long hours increases the risk of heart disease and mental health problems

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Risk of a fatty heart linked to race and body shape

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Hypertensive women may benefit from drugs that block aldosterone

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FSH increase may be linked to bone density loss and weight-gain at menopause

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Moderate alcohol consumption may reduce the chance of diabetes

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The gut plays a key role in the development of type 2 diabetes

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Diabetes drug could help those living with Parkinson's disease

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Skin transplants could treat type 2 diabetes and obesity

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Study highlights underlying mechanisms of fractures associated with bisphosphonates

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Scientists successfully remove BPA from drinking water

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Diabetes could be spread through toxic meat like mad cow disease

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Weight gain between pregnancies tied to gestational diabetes

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'Switch' in brain of obese people stays on all the time

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Active children may lower their risk of heart disease, obesity and cancer

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Women who are pear-shaped have a lower risk of heart attack, stroke and diabetes

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Elective freezing of IVF embryos linked to higher pregnancy rates

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Muted stress response linked to long-term cannabis use

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‘Hunger-controlling’ cells discovered in the brain may lead to new way to treat obesity

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Having a baby in your thirties linked to raised life expectancy

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Feinstein Institute receives $1 million to develop electronic pancreas

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Artificial light from digital devices lessens sleep quality

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Sleeping badly could add 3 cm to your waistline

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Screen time linked to diabetes in children

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Sperm counts among western men have halved in last 40 years

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Aldosterone hormone linked to alcohol use

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Plant hormone boost for New Zealand's endangered night parrot

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Hormone therapy for transgender adults poses potential heart risks

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Insulin resistance linked to lower bone density

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Violent crime affects kids’ sleep

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Diabetes vaccine entering human testing could also prevent the common cold

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Hormone Tx tied to cardiovascular risk in transgender adults

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CRISPR-Cas9 could prevent angiogenesis of the retina

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Stress hormone linked to mood and hippocampus volume

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Too little vitamin D may hinder recovery of injured corneas

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International collaboration release revised guideline for improved management of Turner syndrome

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Professor Hattersley awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours

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Crèche available for delegates at SfE BES 2017

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You and Your Hormones redeveloped and relaunched

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Professor Sir Steve O’Rahilly admitted to membership of the Royal Irish Academy

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Save the date for NETs Basics Day!

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2017 Society Journal Awardees announced

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New benefit for Society members - increased discount when publishing in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Case Reports

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Society's journals impact factors announced!

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Summer issue of The Endocrinologist now available online

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Dates for your 2018 Society events now out!

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Congratulations to Society members elected Fellows of The Academy of Medical Sciences!

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Sartorius & Science Prize in Regenerative Medicine and Cell Therapy

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Two Society members elected Fellows of the Royal Society!

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UK National Osteoporosis Guideline Group (NOGG) launches 2017 update

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New Society event abstracts available in Endocrine Abstracts for 2017

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Hear why we are proud to launch free open access publishing for members

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Make a date with Diabetes Professional Care 2017 – Free to Attend

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2016: Another year of achievement!

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New benefit for members publishing in Society journals

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New benefit for Society members: discount to join ESE

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Summer 2017

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