In the JournalsPerspective

Estrogen exposure influences cognitive status in late life

October 16, 2019
Longer endogenous estrogen exposure and use of hormone therapy are associated with higher cognitive status in late life, especially among older women…

In the Journals

GH therapy for short stature safe for long-term renal function

October 7, 2019
Young adults born small for gestational age treated with long-term growth hormone therapy had stable renal function in the 5 years after stopping…

In the JournalsPerspective

Vaginal laser, estrogen treatments similarly improve menopausal symptoms

October 3, 2019
Laser therapy is as effective and safe as vaginal estrogen for improving sexual and urinary functionality during menopause, according to findings…

In the Journals

HT plays ‘pivotal role’ in treatment of Turner syndrome

October 2, 2019
Among Danish women with Turner syndrome, those prescribed hormone therapy were less likely to develop diabetes, sustain an osteoporotic fracture or…

Meeting NewsPerspective

Custom-compounded bioidentical HT for menopause symptoms may yield ‘abnormally high’ hormone levels

October 2, 2019
Pellet hormone therapy, a solid custom-compounded bioidentical estrogen therapy that is inserted under the skin, may be less safe than FDA-approved…

Meeting News

Metabolic effects of HT may limit postmenopausal diabetes risk

September 30, 2019
Hormone therapy may slow the development of diabetes among postmenopausal women due to its effects on certain metabolites, according to findings…

Meeting News

Clinical, lifestyle factors influence estradiol level when taking HT

September 27, 2019
Estradiol levels among early and late postmenopausal women taking hormone therapy are influenced by several clinical and lifestyle factors, including…

In the Journals

Long-term HT use not associated with fracture risk among transgender women

September 12, 2019
A Dutch cohort of older transgender women prescribed long-term gender-affirming hormone therapy had a 3-year fracture risk that was comparable to…

Feature

Q&A: Benefits, harms of estrogen therapy in women who had ovaries removed

September 9, 2019
For women who had a hysterectomy and their ovaries removed, estrogen therapy was associated with long-term benefits if the therapy began before the…

Feature

Experts debate new analysis concerning breast cancer risk with menopausal HT

September 6, 2019
A recent meta-analysis of nearly 60 epidemiologic studies suggests that women who initiated systemic hormone therapy around the time of menopause…

In the Journals

Global position statement calls for testosterone formulations for women

September 3, 2019
A coalition of 11 leading medical societies worldwide released a global position statement outlining best practices for the use of testosterone for…

Meeting News

Top 10 endocrinology news reports of 2019

September 3, 2019
Endocrine Today has compiled a list of the top 10 news reports posted so far in of 2019. Healio.com/Endocrinology readers were interested in diets…

In the Journals

Transgender men report negative experiences, depression during pregnancy

August 31, 2019
Transgender men who become pregnant are at increased risk for depression and difficulty getting medical care due to a lack of knowledge among health…

Meeting News

Endocrine Today cover stories

August 30, 2019
Each month Endocrine Today reporters delve deep into a topic of current interest. These longform cover stories provide background and insights from…

In the JournalsPerspective

Breast cancer risk may persist years after menopausal HT

August 29, 2019
Women who initiated systemic hormone therapy around the time of menopause were at greater risk for invasive breast cancer than similar never-users…

Cover Story

Childhood cancer survivors require lifelong vigilance for late endocrinopathies

Endocrine Today, August 2019
An estimated 40% to 50% of childhood cancer survivors will experience an endocrine disorder in their lifetime. The risk varies according to cancer…

In the Journals

Add-on estradiol effective for some women with schizophrenia

August 2, 2019
Transdermal estradiol was an effective add-on treatment for women with schizophrenia, particularly those aged older than 38 years, findings published…

In the Journals

Hormone therapy affects heart fat in women during menopause

August 1, 2019
Epicardial adipose tissue accumulation may slow down in women who were recently menopausal and were taking oral conjugated equine estrogens…

In the JournalsPerspective

Testosterone therapy improves sexual function in postmenopausal women

July 26, 2019
Postmenopausal women assigned to testosterone therapy reported improvements in a variety of sexual domains vs. women assigned to placebo or estrogen…

Recent in-depth features from Endocrine Today

July 19, 2019
Each month in its cover story, Endocrine Today offers comprehensive reporting on issues of interest to practicing endocrinologists, diabetes…