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Fitness, weight improvements lead to changes in adiponectin levels

May 26, 2015

Changes in adiponectin levels in adults with overweight or obesity and diabetes were associated with improvements in fitness and weight with intensive lifestyle intervention, according to recent study findings published in Diabetes Care.

However, the researchers said future studies are needed to determine whether the observations are linked to sex-specific biological determinants.

Couple donates $1 million to Foundation for Prader-Willi Research

May 24, 2015
Philanthropists Leon and Irina Shaulov contributed $1 million to the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research to support research programs and clinical initiatives in what…

Chief medical editor instated as president of the American College of Endocrinology

May 23, 2015
Endocrine Today’s Chief Medical Editor was recently inaugurated as president of the American College of Endocrinology at the AACE 24th Annual Scientific and…
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High-intensity statin use low in patients with diabetes, high CVD risk

May 22, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Patients with type 2 diabetes at very high risk for cardiovascular disease are often not taking high-intensity statins, further increasing their risk…
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VIDEO: Women's luncheon aims to address barriers in leadership

May 18, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — In this video exclusive, Etie Moghissi, MD, FACE, FCP, discusses the women’s luncheon…
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Fitness, weight improvements lead to changes in adiponectin levels

May 26, 2015
Changes in adiponectin levels in adults with overweight or obesity and diabetes were associated with improvements in fitness and weight with…

Couple donates $1 million to Foundation for Prader-Willi Research

May 24, 2015
Philanthropists Leon and Irina Shaulov contributed $1 million to the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research to support research programs and clinical…

Chief medical editor instated as president of the American College of Endocrinology

May 23, 2015
Endocrine Today’s Chief Medical Editor was recently inaugurated as president of the American College of Endocrinology at the AACE 24th Annual…
Meeting News Coverage

High-intensity statin use low in patients with diabetes, high CVD risk

May 22, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Patients with type 2 diabetes at very high risk for cardiovascular disease are often not taking high-intensity statins, further…
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Analysis: Most patients prescribed Qsymia as intended

May 22, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Adults assigned the weight-loss drug Qsymia are mostly women and white, with a large percentage also taking medications for…
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VIDEO: New osteoporosis guidelines for menopausal women to be released later this year

May 21, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Pauline Camacho, MD, FACE, president elect of AACE, discusses the upcoming guidelines for postmenopausal women expected to…
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Continuous glucose monitoring poised to revolutionize day-to-day diabetes management

Endocrine Today, May 2015
Diabetes has become a global epidemic. Currently, 387 million people worldwide have diabetes; that number is expected to swell to 582 million by…
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Metformin plays role in reducing MI, heart failure risk

May 21, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Even slight weight effects associated with metformin use may reduce risk for myocardial infarction and heart failure…
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Bone ultrasound better predictor of fracture risk in patients with type 2 diabetes

May 21, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Bone ultrasound may provide better results than DXA when predicting osteoporotic fracture risk in patients with type 2 diabetes…
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Health insurance coverage varies by patient demographics, cancer type

May 20, 2015
The rates of health insurance coverage for patients with cancer tend to vary based on patient demographics and their cancer type, according to study…
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