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2013-05-08 16:27:23

A Frisco, TX Board Certified physician specializing in Reproductive Endocrinology, Dr. Brian D. Barnett, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2013. FRISCO, Texas, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Frisco's Reproductive Endocrinology specialist Dr. Brian D. Barnett for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. (Logo:...

2013-05-08 13:02:38

Findings could be a boon for patients with limited treatment options Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have identified a protein that drives the formation of pituitary tumors in Cushing's disease, a development that may give clinicians a therapeutic target to treat this potentially life-threatening disorder. The protein, called TR4 (testicular orphan nuclear receptor 4), is one of the human body's 48 nuclear receptors, a class of proteins found in cells that are...

2013-05-08 08:30:44

CHEYENNE, Wyo., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sex expert Matt Cook said today that he has released a free video course called, "Inner Animal" that shows men how to help their wives and girlfriends revive their interest in the bedroom. "Women are often shut down and not interested in sex," said Cook, Founder and Chairman of Sex Research Labs. "This free course should really help." According to Cook, there are four reasons women become uninterested in sex. One reason is the "Coolidge Effect"...

2013-05-07 16:15:59

Changes in estrogen breakdown, or metabolism, may be one of the mechanisms by which aerobic exercise lowers a woman's breast cancer risk, according to data published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. "Observational studies suggest physical activity lowers breast cancer risk, but there are no clinical studies that explain the mechanism behind this," said Mindy S. Kurzer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Food...

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)...

2013-05-02 16:25:15

A Sarasota, FL Board Certified physician specializing in Reproductive Endocrinology, Dr. Julio E. Pabon, is a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2013. SARASOTA, Fla., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America's trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Sarasota's Reproductive Endocrinology specialist Dr. Julio E. Pabon for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year. (Photo:...

2013-05-01 12:29:00

How-to video, English and Spanish checklists available to aid advance planning PHOENIX, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: ACE, Lilly Diabetes offer emergency tips for people w/ #diabetes at www.EmPowerYourHealth.org, tips now downloadable in Spanish Lilly Diabetes and ACE have distributed approximately 12 million #diabetes emergency prep checklists since '06 www.EmPowerYourHealth.org A hurricane warning. A lengthy power outage. A mandatory evacuation. Do you know how...

Drive To Overeat Triggered By Key Shift In The Brain
2013-04-30 05:37:17

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Early Edition this week has identified a cellular change in the brain that has been linked to obesity. In the study, a team of American and Italian neuroscientists joined forces to identify a switch that occurs in neurons located within the hypothalamus. This switch, they explain in a statement, “involves receptors that trigger or inhibit the...

2013-04-27 23:01:07

The website BetterDigestion.org has recently published an informative article describing how hormones help lose weight. Specifically, eating specific foods and using certain techniques for 30 seconds each day release the weight loss hormone leptin. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 A new video review and informative article from BetterDigestion.org describes how hormones help lose weight. The author discusses how recent research demonstrates that leptin, a powerful hormone for weight...

2013-04-24 14:35:24

A group of researchers from the University of Copenhagen has taken a significant step towards understanding the reasons for both diabetes and growth hormone deficiency. Their new discoveries centre on the body's ability to regulate certain hormones, and their findings have just been published in the respected scientific journal PLOS Biology. Some people suffering from diabetes or affected by poor growth most likely have problems with the so-called PICK1 protein, a protein that plays a...


Latest Endocrinology Reference Libraries

Osteoporosis International
2012-05-17 15:25:40

Osteoporosis International is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Springer Science+Business Media. It was established in 1990. It is the official journal of the International Osteoporosis Foundation and the National Osteoporosis Foundation. The journal includes original research on all areas of osteoporosis and related fields. It also publishes reviews, educational articles, and case reports. Editors-in-chief are R. Lindsay and J.A. Kanis. According to the Journal...

Diabetes Care
2012-05-12 21:41:27

Diabetes Care is a peer-reviewed medical journal established in 1978 and published monthly by the American Diabetes Association. It covers research in the following five categories: clinical care/education/nutrition/psychosocial research; epidemiology/health services research; emerging treatments and technologies; pathophysiology/complications; and cardiovascular and metabolic risk. The journal also publishes clinically relevant review articles, letters to the editor, and commentaries....

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