Latest Estrogen Stories

2011-10-10 09:17:18

A new study has found that an osteoporosis drug protects against the bone damaging side effects of certain breast cancer medications.

2011-10-06 09:56:31

A large study of the daughters of women who had been given DES, the first synthetic form of estrogen, during pregnancy has found that exposure to the drug while in the womb (in utero) is associated with many reproductive problems and an increased risk of certain cancers and pre-cancerous conditions.

2011-10-04 12:12:18

It's no secret that women often gain weight as they get older.

Men Experience Hormone Changes After Marriage And Children
2011-09-13 04:44:22

A new study by researchers at Northwestern University shows that fathers may be biologically wired to be more nurturing after marriage and children.

Birth Control Pills Affect Memory
2011-09-11 04:21:04

Women using hormonal contraceptives recall emotional events differently.

2011-09-08 20:41:02

Girls are growing up faster than ever — and not only when it comes to their taste in fashion and music.

2011-08-31 12:46:35

A recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) found that postmenopausal women who smoke have higher androgen and estrogen levels than non-smoking women, with sex hormone levels being highest in heavy smokers.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.