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A round up of the latest news stories about hormones
Novo Nordisk Paediatric Endocrinolgy Research Lecture Series (PERLS)
Endocrine disruptors linked to increased diabetes risk
How does menstruation affect female athletic performance?
Menstrual cycle affects lung function in cystic fibrosis
Cortisol levels are reduced in women after talking to other women
Sprinters banned from Tokyo Olympics due to high testosterone levels
Increased cardiovascular risks from glucocorticoid treatment in rheumatoid arthritis
Testosterone therapy may protect cardiovascular health in hypogonadism
Air pollution linked to higher childhood obesity rates
Most common complications associated with cancer and pregnancy identified
Pharmaceutical companies fined for hydrocortisone overcharging
New guidance on assessing risks for thyroid cancer treatment
Senior endocrinologist vacancies on the UKNEQAS Specialist Advisory Group panel
2021 Student Video Award winners announced
Health inequality needs to be addressed in the EU
Leptin mechanism linked to obesity-related hypertension
New device can give real-time measure of cortisol from a blood drop
Longer exposure to oestrogen linked to increased Alzheimer’s risk
Liver therapies may be new treatment strategy for type 2 diabetes
EU Health Technology Assessment dossier out for interinstitutional negotiations
Dental magnets for obesity treatment
New strategies for tackling obesity
Czech President makes controversial transgender comments
Growth hormone deficiency may result from mild brain injury
Pituitary gland aging may be prevented in mice
MP's urge UK Government to make menopausal HRT free
Poor health may lower antibody response to COVID-19 vaccine
Dr Abd Tahrani quoted in BBC News obesity article
Childhood obesity may be associated with brain alterations
New non-hormonal form of birth control approved by FDA
Long reproductive years may increase thyroid cancer risk in women
Placental hormones may help detect pregnancy disorders
Alcohol consumption may reduce chances of conceiving
Consuming fruit daily may lower the risk of diabetes
Professor Stephen O’Rahilly talks about obesity gene on BBC Inside Science
You & Your Hormones awarded Association for Science Education certification
Content Editor vacancies for You and Your Hormones
Apply for the International Prize for Scientific Research Arrigo Recordati 2022
Early menopause may increase risk of stroke
Vitamin D may not protect from COVID-19
Vitamin D deficiency and high BMI may be associated with acne
New test may help women better understand their hormone cycles
Childhood obesity rates in Northern Ireland becoming major health concern
Self-isolation may cause mental and physical decline for people with endocrine disorders
Obesity may increase risk of long-term COVID-19
ESPE launches new webinar series
Chair and Head of King's College Department of Diabetes vacancy
48th BSPED Annual Meeting - BSPED 2021
Research and Innovation Awards 2021 – applications open
BSPED Paediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Nurse and Allied Health Professionals Award 2021 – applications open
2021 is your Society's 75th anniversary - help us celebrate!
CAH Science Symposium: open for registration
Updates from the International Society of Endocrinology
Revised NICE guidelines re DKA
Paediatric Steroid Treatment Card for Adrenal Insufficiency
BSPED trial results published
ESPE COVID-19 Hub launched

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