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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…
In the Journals

Chronic exercise training increases fatty acid, ketone consumption in men

April 2, 2020
The extent and magnitude of metabolic adaptation to chronic exercise training in men were greater than originally believed, likely due to increased…
In the Journals

Endocrinologists warn of increased COVID-19 complication risks with glucocorticoid use

April 2, 2020
Adults who are prescribed glucocorticoid therapy for common conditions, such as asthma, allergies and arthritis, as well as individuals with adrenal…
In the Journals

Urinary biomarker pattern may predict progression of CKD in type 2 diabetes

April 2, 2020
“We have proven, for the first time in a prospective study, that the urinary proteomic-based analysis CKD273 works as a predictor for future…
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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…

Q&A: COVID-19 disrupts 2020 census

April 1, 2020
The negative downstream effects of the COVID-19 pandemic may extend to the United States census, a business and economy expert told Healio Primary…
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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…

Immunovant’s thyroid eye disease treatment shows positive phase 2a results

March 31, 2020
IMVT-1401, a thyroid eye disease treatment candidate, showed a 65% improvement in IgG levels in a phase 2a proof-of-concept study, Immunovant…
In the Journals

Certain medical devices with FDA priority review have higher recall rates

March 31, 2020
High-risk, or class 3, medical devices that underwent FDA priority review had higher recall rates and less time on the market before serious recalls…
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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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Artificial intelligence-enabled test may substantially reduce costs related to diabetic kidney disease

March 31, 2020
For patients with diabetic kidney disease, using an artificial intelligence-enabled diagnostic test to predict rapid kidney function decline and…
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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…
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Ticagrelor monotherapy beneficial in complex PCI, diabetes: New TWILIGHT data

March 30, 2020
In new findings from the TWILIGHT trial of patients who underwent PCI, switching from dual antiplatelet therapy to ticagrelor monotherapy after 3…
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World’s first drone delivery of insulin may be useful model in pandemic response

March 30, 2020
A successful drone delivery of insulin for a person with diabetes in a remote location in Ireland may serve as a useful model for health care…
Feature

Guest commentary: Shed light on Black History with a social media movement

March 30, 2020
In this guest commentary, Earl V. Campbell III, MD, Advanced Interventional Endoscopy Fellow and gastroenterologist at Yale School of

DAPA-CKD trial stopped early after ‘overwhelming benefit’ observed with dapagliflozin

March 30, 2020
The phase 3 DAPA-CKD trial assessing the benefit of the SGLT2 inhibitor dapagliflozin in adults with chronic kidney disease will be stopped early…