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First Estrogen Receptor Mutation Identified In A Young Woman
2013-07-11 13:00:14

Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University A receptor mutation that essentially blocks estrogen's action has been identified for the first time in a female, researchers report. The 18-year-old wasn't experiencing breast development or menstruation, classic symptoms of too little estrogen, the usual cause of delayed puberty. Subsequent studies revealed instead sky-high levels of the sex hormone in her blood, said Dr. Lawrence C. Layman, Chief of the Section of Reproductive...

2013-07-09 17:31:30

Shift work, which encourages sleep deprivation and patterns of activity outside the circadian rhythm, has been associated with a greater risk of ill health and loss of well-being in some (but not all) studies. However, little is known about the effects of shift work on reproductive health and fertility. Now, a study reported today at the annual meeting of ESHRE, by Dr Linden Stocker from the University of Southampton, UK, indicates that working shift patterns is associated with an...

2013-07-08 23:16:49

Cycle Technologies announced that they have hosted an informational webinar on how to plan or prevent pregnancy naturally. (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Cycle Technologies announced that they have hosted an informational webinar on how to plan or prevent pregnancy naturally. The company posted the video on their blog page at http://www.cyclebeads.com/blog/798/watch-the-plan-or-prevent-pregnancy-webinar. The live webinar presented information regarding different fertility awareness-based family...

2013-07-07 23:02:03

The Firm is currently representing women in Mirena IUD lawsuits who have suffered spontaneous device migration, uterine perforations and other alleged Mirena side effects. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 07, 2013 A new Mirena lawsuit website has been launched by Bernstein Liebhard LLP to provide information to women who may be concerned about potential Mirena complications, including uterine perforations, uterine embedment, infections, scarring and other side effects allegedly associated...

2013-07-01 15:06:05

Study with mice provides insight into the mechanisms of human reproduction A protein first shown to function in the liver plays a crucial role in pregnancy in mice and has a key role in the human menstrual cycle, according to researchers at the University of Montreal. Mice that were genetically engineered not to produce the liver receptor homolog-1 (Lrh-1) molecule were unable to create the uterine conditions necessary for establishing and sustaining pregnancy, resulting in the formation...

2013-06-27 23:30:02

Endometriosis Bible And Violet Protocol created by Zoe Brown is the latest endometriosis treatment book that covers safe methods, natural remedies, and step-by-step techniques that help people follow with ease. A full Endometriosis Bible And Violet Protocol overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Endometriosis Bible And Violet Protocol created by Zoe Brown is the latest endometriosis treatment book that covers natural...

2013-06-19 23:26:27

Women´s Excellence in Menopause is a designated center for women needing specialized care for menopausal issues and weight control problems. With Shannon Hill, MSN, CNP, as the primary practitioner, the center features bone mineral density (BMD) testing and treatment for osteoporosis, bioidentical hormone (BIH) therapy, and medical weight loss. Lake Orion, Michigan (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Women´s Excellence in Menopause is becoming a free-standing specialty center in July 2013. The...


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Ovaries
2013-03-05 14:55:04

The ovaries are the two reproductive female organs where the eggs are produced. These are parallel to the testes in men. Formation and Orientation Each ovary is the size of an almond and is located on one side of the pelvis before the ureter and internal iliac artery but after the external iliac artery. They are attached to either side of the uterus. They are connected and release eggs to fallopian tubes, though not attached, monthly during the menstrual cycle. They also produce...

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Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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