Endocrine Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

Certain Antibiotics May Up Diabetes Risk

With metabolic disorders becoming more prevalent, researchers aimed to examine whether antibiotics, drugs that alter gut microbiota, increase the risk of diabetes development.

Hunger, Weight Gain With Diabetes Drugs

A specific drug class for the treatment of type 2 diabetes has been linked to an increased risk of weight gain, and researchers have new clues as to how these medications may activate sensors in the brain that lead to increased hunger.

Thyroid Screening for Some Women Supported

The Endocrine Society has responded to the final recommendation statement on screening for thyroid dysfunction issued by the United States Preventative Service Task Force (USPSTF) in support of screening in specific situations.

Insulin, Breast Cx Risk Link

After menopause, unhealthy insulin levels may predict breast cancer risk even more than excess weight.

Mediterranean Diet: Reversing Metabolic Syndrome?

Following the Mediterranean diet may help reverse metabolic syndrome.

Simple as Flipping a Switch

One day, taking medication for type 2 diabetes mellitus may be as simple as turning on a light.

New Drug Product: Trulicity

Adjunct to diet and exercise, to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Harmful Chemicals in Pregnancy

Strong evidence from a new study in human placenta suggests that Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) can interfere with the action of thyroid hormones in pregnant women.

Featured courses from mycme

Primary Care and Diabetes: What's New in 2015External web site

Among the many issues clinicians face today, staying current with advances in medicine is becoming ...

CME|CE 0.25 Credits

USPSTF: Not Enough Evidence for Thyroid ScreeningExternal web site

Among the many issues clinicians face today, staying current with advances in medicine is becoming ...

CME|CE 0.25 Credits

'Exercise Protein' Irisin Fades to MythExternal web site

Among the many issues clinicians face today, staying current with advances in medicine is becoming ...

CME|CE 0.25 Credits

Sign Up for Free e-newsletters