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2013-10-01 15:22:48

Flushed face, sweating, a sudden rush of heat. The hot flash, the bane of menopausal women, also can affect men who are undergoing hormone therapy for prostate cancer. But unlike in women, neither soy protein nor a common antidepressant provides relief for men, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Hot flashes occur in approximately 80 percent of men who are undergoing hormone manipulation as treatment for prostate cancer. Hormone therapy reduces the levels of...

Yoga Can Help Alleviate Insomnia During Menopause
2013-09-28 05:20:37

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As women of a certain age can tell you, menopause comes with a variety of challenges. A new study from the Group Health Research Institute reveals that a 12-week yoga class and continuing to practice at home can help with some of those challenges, but not all. The study, published online in Menopause, is part of a MsFLASH (Menopause Strategies: Finding Lasting Answers for Symptoms and Health) randomized controlled trial. The results...

2013-09-26 23:22:19

Author, speaker and the creator of the “Hot Flashionista Movement”, Kathy Cagney Rossi is pleased to announce the release of her new book Hot Flashes, Cool Insights. Her new work is insightful, fun and informative for all women who at one time or another will be addressing their midlife and menopausal choices. (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Author, speaker and the creator of the “Hot Flashionista Movement”, Kathy Cagney Rossi is pleased to announce the release of her new book Hot...

2013-09-18 23:25:17

In the eye, cataracts due to tamoxifen develop in about ten percent of patients taking the drug. Those taking tamoxifen should be getting regular eye exams from an ophthalmologist or optometrist. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Women’s Eye Health.org, formed in response to the troubling reality that 2/3 of the world’s population of blind and visually impaired persons are women, announced new information regarding tamoxifen side effects and the eye. What is tamoxifen? Tamoxifen...

2013-09-18 15:31:45

Post-menopausal women whose doctors prescribe hormone replacement therapy for severe hot flashes and other menopause symptoms may want to consider taking low doses of Food and Drug Administration-approved bioidentical forms of estrogen or getting their hormones via a transdermal patch. A new observational study shows bioidentical hormones in transdermal patches may be associated with a lower risk of heart attack and FDA-approved products -- not compounded hormones -- may be associated with a...

2013-08-31 23:01:11

There are many myths that soy is not good for women. Almost Nuts has found nothing to support these myths, they have actually found many benefits for women who have soy in their diet. Denmark, WI (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 There are numerous articles and studies online that scare women away from consuming soy. But Almost Nuts encourages women to approach these findings with a more critical eye. Recently, the Soy Nutrition Institute released information on the Institute of Food...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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