The FDA gave the green light to Horizon Therapeutics to resume production on its thyroid eye disease treatment teprotumumab-trbw (Tepezza) after priority was given to manufacturing the COVID-19 vaccine.
An updated guideline endorsed by the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology and the European Society for Endocrinology recommended universal screening of newborns for congenital hypothyroidism. (Thyroid)
A small study used platelet-rich plasma and gonadotropins injected near the ovarian follicles to restore ovarian function for women in early menopause. (ScienceDaily)
Kentucky and Florida have the highest rates of osteoporotic fractures in the country, while Hawaii had 24% lower rates than the national average, according to new data from the National Osteoporosis Foundation.
Insulin resistance is likely a large mediating factor in the relationship between body mass index and developing end-stage kidney disease. (JAMA Network Open)
Where you live — and more importantly the chemicals in your environment — can have an impact on male fertility. (Scientific Reports)
During the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, childhood obesity rates saw a 2% increase, rising from 13.7% to 15.4%. (Pediatrics)
A new survey of women from Europe and South Africa found that about a third have actively hidden symptoms of menopause in the workplace. (Forbes)
Kristen Monaco is a staff writer, focusing on endocrinology, psychiatry, and dermatology news. Based out of the New York City office, she’s worked at the company for nearly five years.