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2013-04-02 12:34:46

A team of international cancer researchers led by Dr. Mathieu Lupien at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, has identified the signalling pathway that is over-activated in estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancer cells that are resistant to hormone therapies such as tamoxifen, aromatase inhibitors or fulvestrant. Resistance to hormone therapy is reported in almost half of ER-positive breast cancer patients and no cure is currently available. The fact that...

2013-04-01 10:36:59

LA Biomed researcher studied the effects of combined hormone therapy Dr. Rowan Chlebowski, MD, PhD, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute lead researcher and author of a study released March 29 by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, issued the following statement regarding the latest findings from the Women's Health Initiative, the largest-ever study of hormonal therapy in post-menopausal women. The study Dr. Chlebowski authored reported that estrogen plus progestin use is...

2013-03-19 23:02:05

Testosterone149 is the latest Testosterone Replacement Therapy Program which provides a custom all inclusive hormone therapy program for men who suffer from Testosterone deficiency -- At an affordable price point and unique delivery system, Testosterone149 gaining momentum in the anti-aging market. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 19, 2013 Testosterone149 is a unique Testosterone Replacement Therapy Program tailored and designed specifically for men who suffer from Testosterone deficiency. At $149 a...

2013-03-18 20:44:01

Oral estrogen therapy for menopausal women is associated with an increased risk of gallbladder surgery, according to a large-scale study of more than 70 000 women in France published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Women who took estrogen therapy through skin patches or gels did not appear to be at increased risk. Gallstone disease is common in developed countries, and women over age 50 are most at risk. Other risk factors include obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol,...

2013-03-18 20:42:21

Sanford-Burnham researchers discover that a protein called Siah2 helps prostate cancer cells resist hormone therapy -- ;making it an attractive biomarker and therapeutic target Hormonal therapies can help control advanced prostate cancer for a time. However, for most men, at some point their prostate cancer eventually stops responding to further hormonal treatment. This stage of the disease is called androgen-insensitive or castration-resistant prostate cancer. In a study published March...

2013-03-14 12:28:15

HGH or Human growth hormone provides many benefits, especially in older adults. TAMPA, Fla., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What do several of the most famous actors, directors and singers have in common? They are all Hollywood names that openly admit to human growth hormone therapy. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130314/CG76445) Human growth hormone has long been known for its ability to boost athletic performance and is a banned substance in all major sports...

2013-02-14 10:28:53

Healthy menopausal women carrying a well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease showed measurable signs of accelerated biological aging, a new study has found. However, in carriers who started hormone therapy at menopause and remained on that therapy, this acceleration was absent, the researchers said. Hormone therapy for non-carriers of the risk factor, a gene variant called ApoE4, had no protective effect on their biological aging. "This shows that ApoE4 is contributing to...

2013-02-03 23:03:38

Provider of bioidentical hormone therapy treatment expands to New Jersey New York, NY (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 January 31st, 2013 —PhysioAge Medical Group (http://www.PhysioAge.com), a leading provider of bioidentical hormone therapy, announces that it is expanding into New Jersey. Located at 784 Franklin Avenue, Suite 220, in Franklin Lakes, the new office provides the same level of advanced technology and quality age management care for which the PhysioAge Medical Group is known....

2013-01-31 08:30:02

Society for Women's Health Research's Expert Panel Builds Consensus on HT Guidelines WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society for Women's Health Research (SWHR) today announced results of a recent scientific roundtable addressing hormone therapy (HT) in peri-menopausal, menopausal and post-menopausal women that has the potential for practice-changing outcomes. The HT Scientific Roundtable, composed of international researchers, explored the concerns and...

2013-01-11 05:02:23

At Vita Heaven, veteran anesthesiologist Dr. Jason Burke offers comprehensive male hormone therapy as a necessary component of men's health. As a recently added supplement to treatment, Dr. Burke educates family members and friends of male patients on negative stereotypes that can hinder and prevent men from seeking hormone therapy. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Dr. Jason Burke's Vita Heaven provides diagnostic testing and comprehensive treatment of male hormone imbalance that...