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Gender Differences in Symptoms of Hypothyroidism
Do hypothyroidism-associated symptoms differ between men and women?
A Review of Cross-Sex Hormonal Treatments, Outcomes and Adverse Effects in Transwomen
This review discusses the administration of cross-sex hormone therapy in transwomen and the potential adverse effects associated with treatment.
A Review of Cross-Sex Hormonal Treatments, Outcomes and Adverse Effects in Transmen
Learn more about the use of testosterone for cross-sex hormonal therapy in transgender men and how to manage these patients during and after treatment.
The Association of Obesity With Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin Is Stronger Than the Association With Ageing
How do obesity and advancing age affect sex hormone-binding globulin and total testosterone concentrations? Find out how they compare.
Diverse Genetic Aetiologies and Clinical Outcomes of Paediatric Hypoparathyroidism
This study provides some insight into the genetic etiologies and long-term outcomes of hypoparathyroidism in the pediatric population.
The Expanding Role of Somatostatin Analogues in the Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumours
What does the latest evidence tell us about treatment with long-acting somatostatin analogues for neuroendocrine tumors?
Foetal Programming by Maternal Thyroid Disease
Find out about the emerging concept of fetal programming -- and how thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy may adversely affect fetal brain development.
Bone Density and Microarchitecture in Endogenous Hypercortisolism
A new study explores the damaging effects of endogenous hypercortisolism on bone, leading to bone loss and fragility in these patients.
Importance of Contralateral Aldosterone Suppression During Adrenal Vein Sampling in the Subtype Evaluation of Primary Aldosteronism
Find out more about the diagnostic significance of contralateral aldosterone suppression for the subtype diagnosis in primary aldosteronism.
Metabolic and Hormonal Effects of 'Catch-Up' Sleep in Men With Chronic, Repetitive, Lifestyle-Driven Sleep Restriction
What are the metabolic implications of playing weekend 'catch up' on sleep lost during the work week?
Neonatal Thyroid Function Born to Mothers Living With Long-term Excessive Iodine Intake From Drinking Water
Excessive intake of iodine from water during pregnancy may contribute to thyroid dysfunctions in both mother and baby, a new study suggests.
Effects of Testosterone Treatment on Glucose Metabolism and Symptoms in Men With Type 2 Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome
The results from a new meta-analysis sheds light on the metabolic effects of testosterone therapy in men with type 2 diabetes or the metabolic syndrome.
Acute Decrease in Serum Testosterone After a Mixed Glucose and Protein Beverage in Obese Peripubertal Boys
A new study examines the effect of a glucose/protein beverage on serum testosterone levels in overweight and obese adolescent boys.
Should Aldosterone Suppression Tests Be Conducted During a Particular Phase of the Menstrual Cycle, and, If So, Which Phase?
What is the optimal timing within the menstrual cycle to perform aldosterone suppression testing?
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Age Are Strong Indicators for Atherosclerosis in Morbid Obesity
A recent study examines nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and age as independent risk factors for carotid atherosclerosis in obese individuals.
Therapeutic Effects of Growth Hormone Combined With Low-Dose Stanozolol on Growth Velocity and Final Height of Girls With Turner Syndrome
Could this combined therapy effectively promote growth in patients with Turner syndrome? This study assesses the therapeutic efficacy.
Normocalcaemic,Vitamin D-Sufficient Hyperparathyroidism
A new study reports on the prevalence and progression of this condition in the general population.
Obesity, Adipokines and Cancer: An Update
What do we currently know about the link between obesity and cancer development?
Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Level and the Risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
Is vitamin D deficiency associated with an increased risk of developing mild cognitive impairment and dementia? This study investigates the possible connection.
Defining Contralateral Adrenal Suppression in Primary Aldosteronism
What is the optimal definition of contralateral adrenal suppression -- and what role could it play in the diagnosis of unilateral primary aldosteronism?