Endocrinology

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Epigenetics and Pregnancy

Heredity and genetics determine a number of key traits in offspring. But When genes are mutated, or damaged, these mutations can change the DNA code and increase a person’s likelihood of developing certain diseases.

05/08/2015

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The Science Behind Food Cravings

One of the greatest challenges facing anyone trying to lose weight is our world of seemingly endless temptations.

02/20/2015

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Children’s Hospital Doctor Arrested On Child Porn Charges

A pediatric endocrinologist at Boston Children’s Hospital was arrested Thursday on child pornography charges.

09/13/2012