Press Releases: 2013

  • 2/19/13 12:23 pm EST
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Having an uneventful pregnancy and healthy baby is foremost in the minds of prospective parents. Yet many do not realize that mothers and babies require a normal amount of thyroid hormone to ensure this happens. Thus, as part of its year-round thyroid awareness campaign, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is educating the lay public about thyroid disorders during pregnancy. “It’s well known in themore...
  • 1/30/13 4:10 pm EST
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) today announced the launch of the AACE Diabetes Resource Center (resources.aace.com), a website designed to help AACE members and other healthcare professionals improve the care of diabetes patients in their communities. This uniquely comprehensive online resource includes information, educational materials and tools related to the management of both ambulatory (outpatient.aace.more...
  • 1/22/13 10:23 am EST

    American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Launches Go-To Tool To Assist With Prescription Medication Compliance

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The symptoms can run the gamut, from chronic fatigue, depression and impaired memory to dry hair and skin, hoarse voice and elevated cholesterol levels. And the causes can range from severe iodine deficiency to the surgical removal of the thyroid to thyroiditis, an autoimmune inflammation of the thyroid gland. Whatever the source for the estimated 4.6 percent of the U.S. population age 12 and over suffering from hypothyroidism – amore...
  • 1/8/13 11:54 am EST

    American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Targeting Those With Undiagnosed Disease During January’s Thyroid Awareness Month

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Its dysfunction can wreak havoc on the body and mind, with symptoms ranging from fatigue, depression, anxiety and weight change to infertility, hair loss, high cholesterol and an accelerated heart rate. And yet, an estimated 15 million people in this country alone are suffering from some type of thyroid disorder that has yet to be properly diagnosed. An additional 15 million have been diagnosed and treated. In response to thismore...