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2014-03-19 08:30:21

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Menopause is a natural change that occurs as the ovaries stop producing hormones and releasing eggs. For most women, it is a gradual process that can occur over several years and can take up to a decade in some cases. Although the process is natural, it can still bring numerous symptoms as hormones fluctuate and drop. Each hormone in the human body works with other hormones to maintain balance, so when the levels of estrogen and...

BPA Raises Prostate Cancer Risk
2014-03-05 08:30:00

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the Cincinnati Cancer Center discovered that if the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) is found in men’s urine it may be a marker for prostate cancer. According to the researchers, even low levels of exposure to BPA can cause changes within non-malignant and malignant prostate cells. These findings provide the first evidence that urinary levels of BPA could predict prostate cancer. Also, the researchers discovered...

2014-02-20 23:22:11

Testosterone Restoration Remains Important Step Aging Men Can Take to Maintain Optimal Health Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Significant flaws in the design and methodology of two recent studies linking testosterone and heart disease, are behind the unexpected findings that ran counter to decades of research, and hundreds of published studies, demonstrating testosterones benefits to the cardiovascular system, while reducing the signs of aging in men. A study published in the New...

Smoking Bad Not Only For Lungs, But Also For Breasts: Study
2014-02-10 13:19:11

[ Watch the Video: Smoking Can Also Give You Breast Cancer ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Cigarette smoking has frequently been linked to cancers of the respiratory system, but a new study has found that smoking can also greatly increase the risk of a certain breast cancer in women. According to a study recently published in the journal Cancer, young women who smoke a pack per day for a decade or longer have a much greater risk of having the most common kind of...

2014-02-04 23:28:22

Female Hormone Balancer With Sensoril will help adult women of all ages balance their hormones and feel better. Sensoril is clinically proven to relieve the negative effects of stress, and this new Female Hormone Balancer will not only help with stress relief, but also with weight loss and estrogen balance. Boonton, NJ (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 Women can rejoice! HGH.com has a new supplement on the market, and this time it's just for women. The new "Female Hormone Balancer"...

2014-01-29 04:20:04

Source: Waseda UniversityHopes for a method of reducing aggressive behavior in humansTokyo, Jan 29, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - A group led by Professor Kazuyoshi Tsutsui and Research Associate Takayoshi Ubuka, of the Waseda University Center for Advanced Biomedical Sciences, has discovered a hormonal mechanism for controlling aggressiveness in male birds.Male aggressiveness has long been thought to depend on androgen, a male sex hormone produced in the testes. However, previous research...

2014-01-24 13:25:10

Exposure to environmental endocrine disrupters, such as bisphenol A, which mimic estrogen, is associated with adverse health effects. Bisphenol A is commonly found in plastic bottles and plastic food containers. New research from a team including Carnegie's Daniel Gorelick and Marnie Halpern on the effects of these chemicals on zebrafish shows that embryonic heart valves could be particularly in danger. It is published by Environmental Health Perspectives. Estrogen hormones are important...

2014-01-23 23:22:31

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) markets. Global market for Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is projected to exceed US$3.3 billion by 2020, driven by rising number of women in the menopausal age, and increase in patient awareness levels. San Jose, California (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Hormone Replacement Therapy refers to use of hormones - estrogens and progestin for alleviating symptoms associated...

2014-01-16 14:15:21

Treatment with progesterone, a naturally occurring hormone that has been shown to alleviate severe hot flashes and night sweats in post-menopausal women, poses little or no cardiovascular risk, according to a new study by the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health. The findings, published today in PLOS ONE, help to dispel a major impediment to widespread use of progesterone as a treatment for hot flashes and night sweats, said lead author Dr. Jerilynn C. Prior, a...

2014-01-09 08:28:41

BEIJING, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premature ovarian failure (POF) is an illness seen in women under 40 years old who suffer from amenorrhea. Their blood level FSH stays over 40IU/L, with E2 under the level of 100pmol/L and P under the level of 2nmol/L. Symptoms may appear to be similar to the emergence of menopause, such as anxiety, depression, irritability, varying degrees of hot flashes and sweat, vaginal dryness, decreased libido, infertility and so on. POF is a complex...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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