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Order directs parties in federal testosterone treatment lawsuits to meet and confer regarding the selection of cases for certain bellwether trials. New York,
Largest Study to Date of Residual Insulin Production Proves Such Patients Are Not 'Exceptional' BOSTON, Dec.
The five-year collaboration with the UK public research university will focus on health outcomes for people with type 2 diabetes INDIANAPOLIS, Dec.
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PITTSBURGH, Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced the U.S.
A Study Focuses On Colon Cancer And Low Testosterone As Testosterone Therapy Lawsuits Continue Alleging AndroGel and Other Low-T Drugs Caused Heart Attacks And Strokes In Men Take The Prescription
Hundreds of Byetta lawsuits and other product liability claims involving incretin mimetic diabetes drugs are currently pending in the federal litigation underway in California. New
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Prediabetes Treatment Company Offers Free Advanced Biomarker Blood Screening at Company Workplace Austin, TX (PRWEB) December 18, 2014
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...
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