Endocrinology

Endocrinology is a branch of medicine dealing with disorder of the endocrine system and its specific secretions called hormones.
What is Endocrinology?

Clinical endocrinology is a branch of Medicine that deals with the endocrine glands, actions of hormones and their metabolic consequences.

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Conditions linked to obesity leave the lungs of obese patients more susceptible to COVID-19

Conditions linked to obesity leave the lungs of obese patients more susceptible to COVID-19

Study uncovers the locus of male sexual desire in the brain

Study uncovers the locus of male sexual desire in the brain

A historic partnership to develop evidence-based guidelines for clinical care and practice

A historic partnership to develop evidence-based guidelines for clinical care and practice

Researchers investigate the effects of endurance training on cellular respiration

Researchers investigate the effects of endurance training on cellular respiration

American Heart Association honors UVA professor for contributions to cardiovascular research

American Heart Association honors UVA professor for contributions to cardiovascular research

New intervention to help improve outcomes for adolescents with Type 1 diabetes

New intervention to help improve outcomes for adolescents with Type 1 diabetes

Examining the role of endocrine system and hormones in COVID-19 infection

Examining the role of endocrine system and hormones in COVID-19 infection

Obesity may cause irregular immune responses to COVID-19

Obesity may cause irregular immune responses to COVID-19

Scientists aim to find cortisone alternatives with fewer side effects

Scientists aim to find cortisone alternatives with fewer side effects

Girls with anorexia nervosa can have stunted growth

Girls with anorexia nervosa can have stunted growth

New insights into how high-protein diet protects against fatty liver

New insights into how high-protein diet protects against fatty liver

Increased fructose intake during pregnancy can affect metabolism of offspring

Increased fructose intake during pregnancy can affect metabolism of offspring

TGen review: Postmenopausal women at higher risk for developing NALFD

TGen review: Postmenopausal women at higher risk for developing NALFD

Lockdowns and business closures could fuel the rise of obesity, warn researchers

Lockdowns and business closures could fuel the rise of obesity, warn researchers

Physicians report misuse of thyroid tests for unsupported reasons

Physicians report misuse of thyroid tests for unsupported reasons

Study: High blood sugar may trigger worse outcomes in COVID-19 patients

Study: High blood sugar may trigger worse outcomes in COVID-19 patients

Researchers shed new light on epigenetic changes associated with ADNP syndrome

Researchers shed new light on epigenetic changes associated with ADNP syndrome

Researchers identify two dozen pesticides linked with mammary gland tumors

Researchers identify two dozen pesticides linked with mammary gland tumors

COVID-19 may increase risk of blot cots in women who are pregnant or taking birth control pills

COVID-19 may increase risk of blot cots in women who are pregnant or taking birth control pills

Novel drug candidate offers a major advance in the treatment for diabetes

Novel drug candidate offers a major advance in the treatment for diabetes