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2013-09-01 12:20:12

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Get ready for a "Larger than Life" performance when the Backstreet Boys open the 48th annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon this Labor Day weekend on Sunday, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130901/DC72508 )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130813/DC63041LOGO ) The multiplatinum group of A. J. McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian...

2013-08-31 23:03:14

Final tote tallied through Labor Day at midnight. TUCSON, Ariz., (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 For the first time ever, viewers tuning in to the 2013 MDA Show of Strength Telethon Sunday will be able to keep track of telethon donations through a new online tote board feature that will continuously update as the show airs on ABC stations nationwide at 9/8c. Viewers will be able to check MDA’s website, mda.org, for regular updates on how much is being raised through the telethon as the show...

2013-08-26 23:17:31

Platinum-selling country star will perform his summer anthem and current single "Radio" on the 48th annual national broadcast. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Platinum-selling country star Darius Rucker will perform his summer anthem and current single "Radio" from his new album True Believers on the 48th annual national broadcast of the MDA Show of Strength Telethon on Labor Day weekend, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country....

2013-06-25 23:22:48

New Campaign FindingtheWords.com Increases Awareness About Painful Intercourse Due to Menopause and Encourages Women to Speak Up to Their Doctors (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Academy Award-nominated actress Virginia Madsen is never one to shy away from a conversation, even if the topic at first blush seems awkward or embarrassing. Impacting many women in the United States (U.S.), painful intercourse due to menopause is one of the most bothersome symptoms of a chronic and progressive medical...

2013-06-25 08:28:23

New Campaign FindingtheWords.com Increases Awareness About Painful Intercourse Due to Menopause and Encourages Women to Speak Up to Their Doctors FLORHAM PARK, N.J., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award-nominated actress Virginia Madsen is never one to shy away from a conversation, even if the topic at first blush seems awkward or embarrassing. Impacting many women in the United States (U.S.), painful intercourse due to menopause is one of the most bothersome symptoms of a...

2013-05-06 08:29:24

~ Survey reveals symptoms of vaginal atrophy are causing Canadian couples to avoid sexual intimacy ~ TORONTO, May 6, 2013 /CNW/ - It may not be the most romantic topic for couples to discuss over a candlelit dinner, but it might be a conversation that helps rekindle the romance. A new study reveals that more than six in 10 Canadian women admit they avoid sexual intimacy due to the symptoms of vaginal atrophy (VA), a chronic condition of menopause that needs to be discussed.(1)...

Inhibiting Natural Molecules Found In Body Could Prevent Muscle Loss
2012-12-19 15:09:07

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A study may be paving the way for finding ways to prevent muscle loss, obesity and diabetes. Researchers from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) found that by inhibiting a particular molecule produced naturally in the body, muscle loss due to aging or illness can be prevented. By blocking this same molecule, it triggers the body to go into a "fat-burning mode" which will fight obesity, and also treat the most common form of...

2012-10-05 02:23:33

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While hot flashes and night sweats are universally recognized as the most common symptoms associated with menopause, another common symptom can do long-term damage to a woman's physical and emotional well-being. This "silent" symptom known as vaginal discomfort can impact one's quality of life, including couples' relationships. Vaginal discomfort may be caused by vaginal atrophy (VA), a chronic condition due to a decline in estrogen, and symptoms...

2012-08-13 15:54:15

Whether you´re old, have been ill, or suffered an injury, you´ve watched gloomily as your muscles have atrophied. The deterioration of muscle–even slight or gradual–is about as common to the human condition as breathing. Yet despite its everyday nature, scientists know little about what causes skeletal muscles to atrophy. They know proteins are responsible, but there are thousands of possible suspects, and parsing the key actors from the poseurs is tricky. In a new...

2012-08-12 23:00:10

Muscle atrophy a major problem with arthritis, could be treated with regenerative medicine, according to A.J. Farshchian MD from the Center for Regenerative Medicine. (PRWEB) August 12, 2012 Muscle atrophy a major problem with arthritis, could be treated with regenerative medicine, according to A.J. Farshchian MD from the Center for Regenerative Medicine. Muscle atrophy also known as Muscle wasting Is common in arthritis and is usually due to loss of muscle tissue which could be caused by...