Latest Glucocorticoids Stories

2009-10-06 08:00:54

Scientists have long struggled to understand the body's biological clock. Its tick-tock wakes us up, reminds us to eat and tells us when to go to bed. But what sets that circadian rhythm?

2009-09-02 01:00:00

BASEL and REINACH, Switzerland, September 2 /PRNewswire/ -- - CAPRA-2-Data Will be Used to File for US Marketing Approval Nitec Pharma AG ("Nitec" or "Nitec Pharma"), a Switzerland-based specialty pharma company focused on the development and commercialization of medicines to treat chronic inflammation and pain-related diseases, today announced positive results from the second pivotal phase III trial for its lead product, Lodotra(TM). The CAPRA-2 study (Circadian Administration...

2009-07-15 15:10:46

Children whose families are poor early in their lives have an increased risk of chronic disease later in life, Canadian researchers said. University of British Columbia researchers Gregory Miller and Michael Kobor performed genome-wide profiling in 103 healthy adults age 25-40, who were either experienced low or high early-life socioeconomic circumstances related to income, education and occupation during the first five years of life. The two groups were similar in socioeconomic status at the...

2009-07-14 13:02:04

People’s early-life experience sticks with them into adulthood and may render them more susceptible to many of the chronic diseases of aging, according to a new UBC study.

2009-07-06 08:30:22

Stressed out, man? Don't go to Vegas – send your wife instead.

2009-07-01 07:50:42

Stressed out, dude? Don't go to Vegas. New research, to be published July 1 in the journal PLoS One, shows that men under stress may be more likely to take risks, correlating to such real-life behavior as gambling, smoking, unsafe sex and illegal drug use.

2009-05-29 00:53:06

Reducing stress is important because numerous studies have shown that people constantly stressed are more at risk of illness or disease, a U.S.

2009-05-19 21:02:27

Day-care-center-based child care and insensitive parenting might have lasting effects, U.S. researchers suggest.

2009-05-14 15:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-04-06 09:12:53

Can people's differing reactions to situations of stress be attributed at least in part to genetic differences and do those differences affect men and women in different ways – with the edge seemingly favoring the women?

Word of the Day
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.