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Health News Archive - July 26, 2012

Follow-up exams for patients with celiac disease are often inadequate and highly variable.

Erectile dysfunction can be a red flag for heart disease in younger and middle-aged men, men with diabetes.

Complex, multi-system diseases like myotonic dystrophy – the most common adult form of muscular dystrophy – require physicians and patients to identify which symptoms impact quality of life and, consequently, what treatments should take priority.

A novel approach to gene therapy that instructs a person's own cells to produce more of a natural disease-fighting protein could offer a solution to treating many genetic disorders.

A new gene therapy approach can reverse hearing loss caused by a genetic defect in a mouse model of congenital deafness.

Women with diabetes are just as likely to be interested in, and engage in, sexual activity as non-diabetic women, but they are much more likely to report low overall sexual satisfaction, according to a UCSF study.

There are many factors that affect tumor invasion, the process where a tumor grows beyond the tissue where it first developed.

New research conducted by biologists at Texas A&M University suggests that ZOLOFT®, one of the most widely prescribed antidepressants in the world, also packs a potential preventative bonus — potent mechanisms capable of inhibiting deadly fungal infections.

SILVER SPRING, Md., July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. "I

LOUISVILLE, Colo., July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Surgical Technologies, a Colorado-based company that prides itself on a solid reputation for high quality, effective body shaping products