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2014-03-26 16:11:46

A breast cancer therapy that blocks estrogen synthesis to activate cancer-killing genes sometimes loses its effectiveness because the cancer takes over epigenetic mechanisms, including permanent DNA modifications in the patient's tumor, once again allowing tumor growth, according to an international team headed by the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI). The finding warrants research into adding drugs that could prevent the cancer from hijacking patients' repressive gene...

2014-03-26 08:30:11

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women throughout history have turned to herbs to manage their menopause symptoms. Today, many women are returning to their foremothers' wisdom and seeking out natural treatment options and nutritional supplements to ease some of the most common symptoms of menopause, such as menopause crying, menopause hot flashes, mood swings menopause, night sweats and menopause lightheadedness. Certain symptoms are closely identified with...

2014-03-24 08:28:34

SAN DIEGO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seragon Pharmaceuticals Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the development of drugs for hormone-driven cancers, today announced the appointment of N. Anthony Coles (Tony), M.D. to the company's Board of Directors. Dr. Coles brings nearly 30 years of experience in the healthcare, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Most recently, Dr. Coles served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of...

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...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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