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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.

2011-08-17 06:38:45

Some women who naturally produce excess estrogen in their breasts are at an increased risk for developing breast cancer, according to this study conducted by researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

2011-08-16 23:07:50

Investigators from the Boston University's Slone Epidemiology Center have reported findings that may shed light on why African American women have a disproportionately higher risk of developing more aggressive and difficult-to-treat breast cancers, specifically estrogen and progesterone receptor negative (ER-/PR-) cancers.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.