Endocrine Today


The following articles appeared in the print edition of ENDOCRINE TODAY.

Table of Contents

Risks, rewards increase for older transgender adults

ATA releases first guidelines for pediatric thyroid nodules, cancer

5 Questions

A conversation with Philipp E. Scherer, PhD

Business of Endocrinology

SGR ‘fix’: When an increase is a decrease

Richard O. Dolinar, MD

Cover Story

Decreasing age of puberty may lead to poorer health for a generation of women


Public, policymakers underestimate risk from osteoporosis

Imaging Analysis

Recurrent sellar mass after resection of pituitary macroadenoma

Pavani Srimatkandada, MD; Stephanie L. Lee, MD, PhD, ECNU

In the Journals

Increased estrogen levels, metabolism linked to obesity in prepubescent girls

Maternal overweight, obesity increases diabetes risk in children with nondiabetic parents

Mortality risk higher for men and women with osteoporosis

Mixed experiences, challenges common 6 years after gastric bypass surgery

Safe, efficacious metformin rarely prescribed for diabetes prevention among working-age adults

High-dose oral insulin may prevent type 1 diabetes in high-risk children

Sociodemographic factors affect thyroid cancer survival rates in young adults

Brain aging in type 1 diabetes may lead to cognitive complications

Vitamin D toxicity rare despite rising supplement use

High traffic pollution may increase inflammation for insulin users

Healthy, full-term newborns effectively metabolize BPA, remain at low risk

Smoking cessation linked to diabetes control deterioration

Meeting News Coverage

WHO: Obesity rates in Europe to rise greatly by 2030

Postponement of I-131 safe for post-surgical patients with low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer

Extreme CT, trabecular bone score go beyond DXA to predict fracture risk

Genetic testing can influence treatment aid, discovery of endocrine disorders

Bisphosphonates not always effective for treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta

CV biomarkers unchanged following oral testosterone therapy

Metformin plays role in reducing MI, heart failure risk

Macroadenoma biochemical behavior in pediatric patients with Cushing's disease differs from adult cases

Medical nutrition therapy appears to benefit patients with prediabetes

Pharmacology Consult

The role of lipid-lowering therapies: A look at the guidelines

Alexander Kantorovich, PharmD, BCPS; Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM