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I Met Metformin

I watched Creed last night, the latest installment in the Rocky franchise. It was so good. At first, I was like, “Waaah, Tessa Thompson?” Because I hate Tessa Thompson. 776 more words

The Problem Is ... That There Is No Problem

Just a quick ttc update.

Today I received a copy of the letter that my GP received from the endocrinologist that I saw recently and in the letter it basically states that he found no endocrine causes for my subfertility. 133 more words


A1C Reduction with NPH = glargine and detemir

Glucose control is not improved with long acting insulin analogs over NPH. There is a slightly lower risk of hypoglycemia with but not severe hypoglycemia. Reference: … 21 more words

JCUBES Presents Leslie Sterling: Reproductive Zoo Endocrinology

Come to our last meeting of the semester this Thursday, April 28th at 6 pm in Life Sciences 310. There will be pizza AND COOKIES this week to celebrate the end of the semester! 205 more words

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Feeling Optimistic

A while back, when my GP discovered that I didn’t have PCOS, he referred me on to an endocrinologist to get my hormone levels checked out and to hopefully further me along the baby making ladder. 227 more words



Urine output of >3 litres per day.  Note that it is usually accompanied by urinary frequency, but that frequency itself may not indicate polyuria (i.e. frequently passing small vs large volumes).

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From the recesses of memory

A 48-year-old man was referred for ‘one of those scans for Sjogren’s Disease. Do you still do them?’

Yes we do; but not for years. 122 more words