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Polycystic ovary syndrome is common but unfortunately, it often goes undiagnosed. Understanding PCOS and its consequences are essential to improving care.
After I fell and fractured my shoulder, I learned that there are many issues to consider in addition to the fall and the fracture.
How testosterone direct-to-consumer advertising helps pharma rake in the dough.
Modern approaches to strength training tailored for women can result in significant metabolic benefits without bulking you up. Here's the evidence.
Despite being a physician, trained in endocrinology, and now pretty up-to-date on the treatment of osteoporosis, I just could not bring myself to tell my physician that I would take bisphosphonates. Why is that?
Not only are we failing to reduce overall use of drugs associated with fractures, but only a fraction of people who are eligible for prescriptions for bone strengthening drugs are getting them.
Osteoporosis is known to increase the risk of fragility fractures, but, many people don't know that they have low bone density until they break a bone.
A study found that people defined as obese had lost brain tissue.
It is interesting that the treatment of diabetes, long the purview of the internist and family physician, may one day (soon) be best treated with surgery.
At first sight, friendship seems like a human construct outside the realm of biology. But recent studies in animal behavior describe social bonding across the biological world.
Can oxytocin, the love hormone, explain our deep ties with dogs?
Patients can then useGlooko to contextualize the glucose readings by adding lifestyle information that surrounds the time the measurement was taken: what they ate, how many carbs they ingested, what medications they took, whether they were exercising.