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New Driver Of Breast Cancer Discovered
2013-11-07 12:35:45

UT Southwestern Medical Center A team of researchers at UT Southwestern has found that as cholesterol is metabolized, a potent stimulant of breast cancer is created – one that fuels estrogen-receptor positive breast cancers, and that may also defeat a common treatment strategy for those cancers. The multidisciplinary team discovered that a cholesterol metabolite called 27-hydroxycholesterol, or 27HC, promotes tumor growth in estrogen-receptor positive breast cancers, which are the...

2013-11-04 16:36:10

Gene sequencing reveals mutations in estrogen receptor Researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a type of mutation that develops after breast cancer patients take anti-estrogen therapies. The mutations explain one reason why patients often become resistant to this therapy. The study appears online in Nature Genetics. The discovery stems from a program at the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center called Mi-ONCOSEQ in which patients with advanced...

2013-10-31 23:04:15

Extensive scientific research lead scientists to conclude Estrogen could be a key factor in many diseases today. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 EQ Biosciences, Inc. is the manufacturer and marketing company for the patented proprietary dietary supplement, Prevennia®, which has shown significant results in assisting the body in preventing the formation of estrogen DNA adducts which can cause damage to the DNA and lead to serious illness. Over 600 peer-reviewed studies have...

2013-10-30 10:56:50

Severity of fibrosis similar in men and post-menopausal women New research suggests that estrogen protects women with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) from severe liver fibrosis. According to the study published online in Hepatology, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, men are at higher risk of more severe fibrosis compared to women prior to menopause, but liver fibrosis severity is similar in men and post-menopausal women. Non-alcoholic fatty liver...

2013-10-18 23:03:59

AntiAging Institute of California is now offering DON’T PAUSE to help women with battling menopause-relates weight gain. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 A natural menopause cure may be an effective solution for menopause-related weight gain. Weight gain during menopause is extremely common. Two-thirds of menopausal women are either overweight or obese. Unfortunately, excess weight can trigger or exacerbate serious health problems that include cardiovascular disease and Type 2...

2013-10-15 23:34:40

EstroGeneTM is a simple saliva-based test that examines the key genes involved in estrogen metabolism, and a powerful, actionable, breast cancer prevention tool for physicians and consumers. Santa Fe, New Mexico (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 October 15, 2013, Santa Fe, New Mexico The Estrogen Gene Test Co. and General Genetics Corporation are pleased to announce the launch of a saliva-based test that can identify polymorphisms in all of the key estrogen metabolism genes....

2013-10-13 23:03:08

Respected physician, educator, speaker and author honored for the success of his educational outreach for menopause and women’s health. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) October 13, 2013 Some 6,000 American women each day – nearly two million every year – enter menopause at an average age of 51, and they can expect that one-third of their lives will be spent after this transition. It is time when women are changing physically, emotionally and hormonally and have many questions, issues and...

2013-10-02 10:22:32

Extended follow-up of the two Women's Health Initiative hormone therapy trials does not support use of hormones for chronic disease prevention, although the treatment may be appropriate for menopausal symptom management in some women, according to a study in the October 2 issue of JAMA. The hormone therapy trials of the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) were stopped after investigators found that the health risks outweighed the benefits. Menopausal hormone therapy continues in clinical use,...


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  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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