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Testosterone replacement therapy is a popular yet controversial treatment for testosterone deficiency.
ADW Diabetes announced that they have become a major sponsor for the ‘Downhill For Diabetes’ fundraiser for the fourth year in a row. Pompano Beach, Florida
Nearly 30 million people in the US struggle with some type of diabetes, but a newly-developed “smart” form of insulin could make treating the condition easier by self-monitoring blood sugar levels and activating only when needed.
New dose approved by FDA for the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis only; higher doses of Minivelle can also treat moderate to severe hot flashes due to menopause MIAMI and
The publication of the report comes a little over a year since federal regulators launched a safety review to better assess the cardiovascular risks potentially associated with prescription low
BRISBANE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dance Biopharm Inc.
Lilly Diabetes supports scholarships through donation to Diabetes Scholars Foundation ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. and INDIANAPOLIS, Feb.
MBS acquired an MTI seed grant with the intent to integrate the antibodies into a lateral flow, point of care test to measure both equine progesterone and LH as a method of predicting ovulation
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT).
Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....
The pituitary gland, also called the hypophysis, is an endocrine organ found within a small, bony cavity at the base of the brain. Its primary function is to secrete hormones that regulate homeostasis. More specifically, the pituitary gland is a glandular structure about the size of a pea. It is located below the brain and above the nasal cavity in a protected pocket called the sella turcica, which is within the sphenoid bone. It connects to the hypothalamus via a neck-like structure...
The pineal gland, also called the epiphysis cerebri, is an endocrine organ located in the brain. Its primary function is to regulate the sleep cycle and influence sexual development. It is a reddish-gray glandular structure that forms the roof of the third ventricle in the brain, between the two lateral ventricles, tucked in a groove near the thalamic bodies. Its body is relatively the size of a grain of rice; it’s shaped like a pine cone and has an infindibular stalk projecting from it....
The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...
The hypothalamus is an organ that serves as an important link, along the hypothalamic-hypophyseal axis, between the nervous system and the endocrine system. It is located within the cranial cavity, in the cerebrum, right below the thalamus. It also forms the floor of the third ventricle in the brain. It contains neural pathways, blood vessels, glial cells, and secretory cells—all of which work together to control things like body temperature, hunger, thirst, sleep, and hormonal and...
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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