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2014-02-13 16:27:26

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A number of people have asked how the recent FDA inquiries into testosterone therapy, and the related lawsuits brought by AndroGel patients, effect Low T Center. "The answer is that they don't really relate to the medicine we practice at Low T Center," says Dr. William Reilly, M.D., Executive Director of the physician practice group treating patients in Low T Centers. "We are excited about the FDA's inquiry into alternative...

2014-02-11 16:24:59

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to today's introduction of the Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act (DASCA) of 2014 by Sens. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., and Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA), the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the Natural Products Association (NPA) and the United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) together issued the following statement:...

Drug Companies Recruited To Assist Olympic Anti-Doping Efforts
2014-02-09 08:33:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online In an effort to help curb the use of banned performance-enhancing substances at the ongoing Winter Olympics, some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies are revealing information that once would have been considered to be trade secrets, according to media reports published on Friday. According to Associated Press (AP) Health Writer Matthew Perrone, Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline and Roche are among those firms that have...

2014-02-03 23:03:24

Twenty-one percent of gay and bisexual boys compared to four percent of heterosexual boys used anabolic-androgenic steroids at least once in their lives. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 A new study published online in Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, shows that gay and bisexual boys use anabolic-androgenic steroids (AAS) at rates much higher than their straight counterparts. Aaron Blashill, PhD, and Steven Safren, PhD, investigators at The...

2014-02-03 12:28:19

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The manufacturer and distributors of a dietary supplement marketed as Epio-Plex agreed to pay a 29-year old Virginia man settlements totaling $4,225,000 to resolve a lawsuit that he filed in Orange County, California, Superior Court seeking damages for injuries that he suffered as a result of taking the product in 2009. The settlement is thought to be one of the largest personal injury settlements to date involving the controversial...

2014-01-24 23:04:33

INFORMED-SPORT Certification Ensures Products Are Made to the Highest Quality Standards and Free of Banned Substances Los Gatos, Ca (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The ORAL IV ® hydration aid product has been certified by INFORMED-SPORT, a quality assurance program for sports nutrition products, suppliers to the sports nutrition industry and supplement manufacturing facilities. The INFORMED-SPORT program provides assurance that products have been tested for substances listed on the World...

Testosterone Study In Male Birds Offers Insight In Human Behaviors
2013-12-30 15:35:22

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Adding a little testosterone to a male canary’s brain influences the bird’s ability to successfully attract a mate through birdsong. Male canaries use their song to win over a female canary as a mate. The quality and frequency of the songs change along with the seasons. Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University wrote in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) that adding testosterone into select areas...

2013-12-18 11:22:15

Endocrine Society unveils scientific statement on the health consequences of performance-enhancing drugs A new Scientific Statement issued today by The Endocrine Society represents a comprehensive evaluation of available information on the prevalence and medical consequences of the use of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). The statement highlights the clinical pharmacology, adverse effects and detection of many substances often classified as PEDs, identifies gaps in knowledge and aims to...

2013-12-03 08:34:10

Benlysta Has Enabled SLE Patients to Decrease Their Steroid Dose Or Stop Taking Steroids Entirely, According to a New Report from BioTrends Research Group EXTON, Pa., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BioTrends Research Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that 80 percent of surveyed rheumatologists agree that a steroid-sparing effect would be an important benefit of a new drug for the treatment of systemic lupus...

Muscles May Permanently Remember Brief Exposure To Performance-enhancing Drugs
2013-10-28 10:44:02

Wiley Previously, re-acquisition of muscle mass – with or without steroid use – after periods of inactivity has been attributed to motor learning. However, this new data from the University of Oslo suggests that there is a cellular 'memory mechanism' within muscle of brief steroid users. The team investigated the effects of steroids on muscle re-acquisition in mice and discovered greater muscle mass and more myonuclei – which are essential components for muscle fibre function –...