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Estradiol and progesterone release may be different in epileptic female mice

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Hypothyroidism drug improved with zinc

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Increased risk of death from accidents, alcohol or suicide in diabetics

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Women with elevated prolactin levels may have a lower risk of type-2 diabetes

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Metabolic profile may predict risk of developing diabetes and obesity

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Children who exercise intensely have a lower risk of type-2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease

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Thyroid hormones are important in retinal development

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A high fat diet may increase the risk of offspring developing insulin resistance

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Earlier puberty is linked to earlier menstruation in mother

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Menopausal hot flashes are more common in women with gestational diabetes or preeclampsia

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A new blood glucose monitor is accurate and does not require drawing blood

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Many nail polishes could contain hormone disruptors

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The amino acid alanine can lower blood sugar levels

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Risk of bone fractures increased by consuming too much vitamin A

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A gene mutation may lower the risk of type-2 diabetes

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Newly discovered structure within the oestrogen receptor may be a drug target

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Leptin resistance in obesity may not be linked to leptin transport

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Blocking the VDAC1 protein can restore insulin secretion in beta cells

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Voting now open for new Society Council members

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Give your opinions and improve the quality of public engagement in STEM?

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Survival from pancreatic neuroendocrine tumours improved with surgery

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Type-2 diabetes risk lowered by lorcaserin in people who have cardiovascular disease or obesity

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Complement protein C3 may protect pancreatic beta cells

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Indicators of type-2 diabetes can appear decades before a diagnosis

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Testosterone replacement therapy may not be safe in men at risk of heart disease

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New insulin delivery system may improve glycaemic control for type-1 diabetes patients

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Insulin is commonly subjected to wrong temperatures at home

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Fathers with elevated cortisol while holding their new-born may provide more care

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BCG vaccine may reduce blood sugar in type-1 diabetics

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Bone health may be unaffected by vitamin D supplements

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Artificial sweeteners damage gut bacteria potentially worsening blood sugar control

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Vitamin B may protect against nephropathy in children with diabetes.

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Lipoxin may resolve blood vessel plaque formation in diabetes

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Having diabetes and dementia may increase risk of death from hypoglycemia

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Low vitamin D may cause premature death in older diabetic Thai men

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Risk of developing cancer is linked to type-2 diabetes

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Leukaemia cells can decrease insulin activity in healthy cells

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Two lion cubs born from artificial insemination

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Implant may improve treatment of diabetic macular oedema

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Vitamin D lowers the risk of metabolic disease in obese children

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Diet replacement plan lowers risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes

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PVC flooring is a source of hormone disruptors

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New guidelines to manage congenital adrenal hyperplasia

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FGF23 may cause structural damage to the brain

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Hormonal contraceptives lower ovarian cancer risk

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Cocoa contains vitamin D

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Chronic bowel inflammation is treatable with insulin

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Eating complex carbohydrate can improve insulin sensitivity

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Sleeping badly during childhood may increase diabetes and obesity risk

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High gluten intake during pregnancy linked to increased diabetes risk

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Obesity becoming leading risk factor for cancer

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Genomics paves way for personalised diabetes treatment

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Melatonin may reduce diabetes risk in men

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Removal of ovaries may increase risk of chronic kidney disease

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Diabetes, hypertension and obesity may increase fluid pressure inside the eye

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Anti-inflammatory protein may protect against obesity and insulin resistance

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People with depression have a larger hypothalamus which may disrupt the HPA axis

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Autumn issue of The Endocrinologist now available online

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Vitamin D deficiency linked to increased breast cancer risk

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Hyperthyroidism in pet cats may be linked to chemical exposure

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Links between type-2 diabetes and cognitive dysfunction elucidated

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Synthetic sandalwood increases IGF-1 to promote hair growth

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Get involved with World Obesity Day on 11 October

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Type-2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes in Americans

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Small molecule linked to weaker bones as people age

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A women's weight during pregnancy can affect their child’s blood pressure and blood sugar control

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Stress and trauma may affect baby birth weights

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Negative pre-menopausal symptoms linked to having an undiagnosed STI

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Potential hormone biomarker for breast cancer

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The foetal thyroid may be affected by air pollution

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New educational materials on biosimilars released

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Clinical Endocrinology launches free app

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Have your say on inclusion and diversity in endocrinology

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Vitamin D levels linked to lipid levels in children

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Increased autism risk in children of women exposed to pesticide

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Vacancies for You and Your Hormones Content Editors

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The Society’s Year in Review 2017 is now available

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New Society for Endocrinology Clinical Guidance published

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New impact factors for Society's journals announced!

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Prof Julia Buckingham & Prof Iain Clarke recognised in 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours

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Winners of the 2018 Early Career Prize Lectures announced

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Get ready for SfE BES 2018 in Glasgow

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New Premises for Society HQ

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EUthyroid scientists call for measures to eliminate iodine deficiency

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Society endorses position statement on growth hormone delivery device choice

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ESE responds to public consultation on endocrine disruptors

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Society members are eligible for International Society of Endocrinology benefits

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10 things your Society achieved in 2017

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Winter issue of The Endocrinologist now available online

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Department of Health advice on hydrocortisone sodium phosphate shortage

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Endocrine Nurse Award winner for 2018 announced

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Autumn issue of The Endocrinologist now available online

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New Scientist and Clinician Updates coming soon to your inbox

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International collaboration release revised guideline for improved management of Turner syndrome

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You and Your Hormones redeveloped and relaunched

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

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Latest Press Releases

09 Oct 2018
Too much vitamin A may increase risk of bone fractures
07 Jun 2018
New link identified between inflammation and depression in type-1 diabetes
24 Mar 2018
Brain development disorders in children linked to common environmental toxin exposures
21 Mar 2018
Children born to mothers with low vitamin D levels may develop autism-like behaviours
02 Feb 2018
Arthritis drug can lower sugar levels in diabetes
31 Jan 2018
Potential new target for reducing osteoporosis risk in men
06 Jan 2018
Taking paracetamol during pregnancy may reduce fertility of daughters
07 Dec 2017
Link found between morning sickness, smoking and healthy pregnancies
07 Nov 2017
High protein diets point to new anti-obesity treatments
06 Nov 2017
Vitamin D may be simple treatment to enhance burn healing
05 Nov 2017
Debate: The fight against obesity: To tax or not to tax?
05 Nov 2017
Kisspeptin boosts male sexual appetite and reduces anxiety
07 Nov 2017
Pregnant women exposed to common toxin have lower levels of hormone crucial for brain development
06 Nov 2017
Women with PCOS should be screened for mental health disorders
24 May 2017
Vitamin D supplements could help pain management
17 May 2017
Breast cancer risk is more affected by total body fat than abdominal fat
10 May 2017
New nanotechnology application for difficult-to-treat cancers
08 Feb 2017
The Society for Endocrinology supports the British Thyroid Association position on treating underactive thyroid
04 Dec 2016
Joint statement from the Society for Endocrinology and the Pituitary Foundation on PrEP funding decision
08 Nov 2016
Researchers may have found how high-protein diets cause weight loss
08 Nov 2016
Low vitamin D levels linked to increased risk of bladder cancer
07 Nov 2016
Maternal B12 deficiency may increase child’s risk of type-2 diabetes
07 Nov 2016
People with low oxytocin levels suffer reduced empathy
10 Oct 2016
Society for Endocrinology publishes guidance documents to tackle life-threatening endocrine emergencies
01 Jul 2016
Happy cows make more nutritious milk
04 Nov 2015
Sitting down for long periods when pregnant linked to weight gain and depression
04 Nov 2015
New drug provides safer alternative to conventional IVF treatment
12 Jul 2016
Society for Endocrinology response to EU referendum result
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