Endocrine Today


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

Table of Contents

Beyond weight loss, ketogenic diet may show promise for diabetes, PCOS

Nonprofit announces plans to deliver Loop as supported, FDA-regulated mobile app

Cover Story

As DIY ‘loopers’ reinvent artificial pancreas, endocrinologists confront safety, liability concerns

Diabetes in Real Life

Pharmacists can assist with diabetes-related insurance, adherence issues


Fluoroquinolone safety labeling changes: An opportunity for physicians to reassess their prescribing practices

Debra E. Boxwell, PharmD

In the Journals Plus

Adrenal vein sampling may expose patients with primary aldosteronism to excess radiation

Subclinical hypothyroidism increases CVD risk

Obesity may increase risk for colorectal cancer among women

Many seemingly healthy children show signs of metabolic syndrome

Levothyroxine fails to improve quality of life, thyroid-related symptoms in subclinical hypothyroidism

Suicide, alcohol-related and accidental deaths higher in diabetes

GLP-1-related nausea associated with acid reflux medications

Hepatitis C triples diabetes risk following kidney transplantation

EMPA-REG: Empagliflozin can add 4 years to life expectancy in diabetes with CVD

Early signs of fatty liver, subclinical heart disease found in children with metabolically healthy obesity

Diabetes prevalence reaches 9.7% of U.S. population in 2016 and 2017

Both high, low gestational weight gain influence childhood adiposity

FDA-cleared blood glucose monitors not always accurate

Use of medications associated with rising osteoporosis risk

Meeting News

HARMONY: Albiglutide reduces CV risk in adults with type 2 diabetes, CVD

Interferential current viable alternative to vaginal estriol cream for painful sex symptoms

Leading diabetes groups stress patient-centered care, new therapies in updated consensus report

Lorcaserin reduces diabetes progression in high-risk adults with obesity, CVD

Dementia increases risk for death from hypoglycemia in older adults with diabetes

Mindfulness may mediate menopause-related symptoms

Bone turnover markers fail to predict hip fracture in postmenopausal women

Sexual harassment, assault associated with poor CV, mental health in women