Two Treatments, Similar Outcomes in Diabetic Retinopathy
(MedPage Today) -- Visual acuity similar at 5 years with ranibizumab, photocoagulation (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 16, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obesity Tied to Higher Risk of Early Colon Ca in Women
(MedPage Today) -- Risk seen rising with incremental increases in BMI (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 16, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

SSA Transition Safe, Effective for NETs
(MedPage Today) -- Long-term survival, cost-effectiveness examined in other studies (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 10, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Colorectal Cancer Rising in the Obese Young
(MedPage Today) -- Trend called " alarming " for incidence and resection rates (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 9, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Molecular Profiling Can ID Cancer Risk in Thyroid Lesions
(MedPage Today) -- In lesions with atypia, different mutations confer higher and lower risks (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 9, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Postmenopausal Weight Loss Cuts Breast Ca Risk
(MedPage Today) -- And weight gain tied to higher incidence of triple-negative disease (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 8, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Surveillance Appears Reasonable for Small pNETs
(MedPage Today) -- All patients with tumors (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 8, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Combo Tx Boosts PFS in Advanced pNETs
(MedPage Today) -- Unprecedented 22-month median with temozolomide-capecitabine (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 7, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Surgery Improves Survival for most pNETs
(MedPage Today) -- Mortality odds 70%-80% lower for all but stage I disease (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 6, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Hits, Misses With New Therapies for Neuroendocrine Tumors
(MedPage Today) -- Checkpoint inhibitor flops, CDK4-6 agent moves on, others intrigue (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 6, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Dual GIP/GLP-1 Agonist Succeeds in T2D Trial
(MedPage Today) -- Novel diabetes treatment improved HbA1c, aided in weight loss (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 5, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

NAMS Meeting Opens with Kerfuffle over Women's Sexual Enhancement
(MedPage Today) -- Society's founder jabs panelists for overselling no-evidence elixirs (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 4, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Deaths from Non-Obesity-Related Cancers Higher in T2D
(MedPage Today) -- Even in some obesity-related malignancies, high BMI was inversely tied to cancer death (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 3, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Meta-Analysis: Menopause Before 45 Tied to Type 2 Diabetes
(MedPage Today) -- Primary ovarian failure also linked to higher disease risk (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 3, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

ASBMR: Probiotics Mediate Bone Loss in Women
(MedPage Today) -- Gut microbiome shapes the immune system, which in turn regulates bone mass (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 3, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

ASBMR: High-Dose Forteo Plus Prolia Increased BMD
(MedPage Today) -- Responses greater than what was seen with either drug alone in high-risk women (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 2, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Hormone Tx May Not Benefit Subclinical Hypothyroidism (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Therapy not associated with not improvements in thyroid-related symptoms, general QoL (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 2, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

' Sonic Attack' Mystery; Vit D and Child Abuse; E-Cigs for Poor
(MedPage Today) -- The past week in healthcare investigations (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 2, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Morning Break:'Telestenting' Is Coming; CAR-T Contamination; African Obesity Rises
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 2, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

The Pill's VTE Risk Slightly Higher With Non-Traditional Cycles
(MedPage Today) -- But small excess may not be clinically significant, researchers say (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - October 1, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Ovary Removal May Up Chronic Kidney Disease Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers suggest increased risk due to estrogen deprivation (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 21, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Quiz Time: How Many States Have High Obesity Rates?
(MedPage Today) -- You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz. (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obesity Still on the Rise; Divide Over BPA Safety; DIY Insulin?
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Newborn Thyroid Function Tied to In Utero Air Pollution Exposure
(MedPage Today) -- Higher TT4 levels at birth linked with mom's environment (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 14, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Carbs: It's the Sources that Matter
(MedPage Today) -- Calorie density and the meaning of moderation (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - September 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Genetically Low Vitamin D Levels May Not Be Fracture Risk Factor
(MedPage Today) -- Genetic susceptibility to low bone mineral density was top risk factor, however (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 30, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Steroid Use May Blunt Anti-PD-1 Effect in NSCLC
(MedPage Today) -- Lower response rate, PFS, survival with ?10 mg/day baseline dose (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 30, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Estrogen and Lupus: Exploring the Link
(MedPage Today) -- Unique relationship identified between SLE, estrogen, and toll-like receptors (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 28, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

PTSD Independent Risk Factor for Obesity
(MedPage Today) -- Obesity mediated the subsequent risk for type 2 diabetes in these individuals (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 8, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

' Glimmer of Hope' for Preventing Childhood Obesity (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Clinical trial of responsive parenting intervention reported modest results (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 7, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Diet Heavy in Meat Boosts NAFLD Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Large study shows 40% increased risk in overweight, elderly patients (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 5, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Obese Individuals May Be More Likely to Spread Flu
(MedPage Today) -- First evidence of obesity's impact on shedding of the virus, not just its severity (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 3, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Chemo Kills Sperm Counts in Prepubertal Boys (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Cryopreserving testicular tissue prior to alkylating agent therapies may save fertility (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - August 1, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Linagliptin Heart Safety Data; IVF Celebrates 40 Years; Exergaming for Kids
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 27, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

' Test and Treat' Programs Reduce HIV Infections
(MedPage Today) -- Multi-disease attack shows benefits across the board (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 27, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New Drugs Show Promise in Retinopathy
(MedPage Today) -- Bi-specific antibody, integrin inhibitor move to phase III (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 26, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Transgender Hormonal Therapy Might Interfere with PrEP
(MedPage Today) -- 13% decrease in tenofovir availability; unclear whether it compromises protection (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 26, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Benefits with Early Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy
(MedPage Today) -- Studies make case for targeting high-risk nonproliferative disease (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 25, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Slashes Hormone-Related Cancer Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But more colorectal cancer seen after gastric bypass (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 24, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Women's Reproductive History Tied to Dementia Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Fewer children, miscarriages tied to increased risk (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 24, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Second Infant TSH Screen Called Valuable
(MedPage Today) -- In Utah, about 20% of congenital hypothyroidism cases were found only on repeat screening (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 20, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Self-Regulation's Link to Obesity Expressed Differently in Boys & Girls
(MedPage Today) -- U-shaped association for girls, while boys saw more obesity with less self-regulation (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 16, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Mixed Cancer Risk for Women After IVF
(MedPage Today) -- More in situ breast cancer, ovarian cancers, but not others (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 12, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Frailty Top Predictor for Post-Op Adrenalectomy Complications
(MedPage Today) -- More strongly tied to complications compared with age (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 4, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Study Questions Endometrial Scratching Before IVF
(MedPage Today) -- No increased rates of live birth or boost in pregnancy rates (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - July 3, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Pediatric Cancer Survivors Need Lifelong Endocrine Screening
(MedPage Today) -- New Endocrine Society clinical practice guidelines (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 29, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Cancer in Adolescence and Young Adulthood Linked to Endocrine Disease (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Association was strongest for leukemia, Hodgkin lymphoma, and brain cancer (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 29, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Soda Tax Fight; Edible Contrast Agent; Chatbot Tops Trainees
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 28, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Migraine in Men: Too Much Estrogen? (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Dutch study suggests sex hormones play a role (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 28, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

USPSTF Endorses Osteoporosis Screening in Younger Women
(MedPage Today) -- Recommended when risk is high according to one of several assessment tools (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - June 26, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news