The Endocrine Society

The latest news from the ENDO Annual Meeting, with physician perspective, researcher interviews and clinician insight on diabetes, thyroid and other endocrine disorders.

Meeting News

Real-world data on artificial pancreas show time-in-range benefit

April 3, 2020
More than 100,000 children and adults with type 1 diabetes using a hybrid closed-loop insulin delivery system maintained a blood glucose level in the…
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Smokers, women experience proptosis reduction with teprotumumab in thyroid eye disease

April 2, 2020
High-risk adults with active thyroid eye disease, such as smokers, women and older adults, experienced a reduction in outward bulging of the eye at…
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Liraglutide shows promise for weight loss in teens with obesity

April 1, 2020
Adolescents with obesity who did not respond to lifestyle therapy saw a greater reduction in BMI standard deviation score during a 1-year…
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Endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure during pregnancy influences obesity across two generations

April 1, 2020
Exposure to a class of endocrine-disrupting chemicals known as perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, during pregnancy can influence…
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Diabetes diminishes weight-loss effect of bariatric surgery

April 1, 2020
Adults with obesity but without type 2 diabetes before undergoing bariatric surgery are 1.5 times more likely to achieve both a BMI less than 30…
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Eyelid selfies can warn of elevated glucose levels with dry eye

March 31, 2020
With the use of infrared images of the inside of the lower eyelids, researchers determined that higher glucose levels are associated with loss of…
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Baseline fitness level may predict future weight-loss success

March 31, 2020
Adults with overweight or obesity and very poor baseline physical fitness lost less body weight during an 18-month behavioral weight loss…
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Endocrine Society to host virtual meeting in June

March 31, 2020
The Endocrine Society will host its largest-ever online meeting — with complimentary registration — in June to ensure endocrine…
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Duodenum presents key target for type 2 diabetes therapy

March 31, 2020
Adults who underwent duodenal mucosal resurfacing had improved glucose response and insulin sensitivity that suggest positive effects of the…
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Oral therapy shows promise as injection alternative for acromegaly

March 30, 2020
Adults with acromegaly assigned an investigational oral form of the somatostatin analogue octreotide maintained a biochemical response at 36 weeks…