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2014-02-21 12:24:13

OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women with low levels of an important protein known to bind to sex hormones prior to pregnancy were five times more likely to develop gestational diabetes than women with higher levels of the protein, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the journal Diabetes Care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO "This study is among the first to find that low circulating levels of sex hormone binding...

2013-04-17 15:16:42

Study details side effect rate, mechanism and treatment A previous study by the University of Colorado Cancer Center reported the common side effect of low testosterone in men treated with the recently approved lung cancer agent, crizotinib. A new study published this week in the journal Cancer confirms this finding in a multi-national sample, details the mechanism of reduced testosterone, and provides promising preliminary evidence that widely available hormone replacement therapies can...

2013-02-16 23:00:04

SuperiorLabs llc announces free shipping both domestic and international and a 100% no questions asked money back guarantee on their highly popular natural testosterone booster TEST WORx San Diego CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 SuperiorLabs LLC, the creator of the highly popular supplement Test Worx, has just announced on their website http://www.mytestworx.com that they're now offering free domestic and international shipping on their #1 selling testosterone booster. The supplement, which is...

2012-05-22 08:31:19

Even a moderate amount of weight loss can significantly reduce levels of circulating estrogens that are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, according to a study by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center — the first randomized, controlled clinical trial to test the effects of weight loss on sex hormones in overweight and obese postmenopausal women, a group at elevated risk for breast cancer. The findings by Anne McTiernan, M.D., Ph.D., and colleagues are...

2011-10-07 10:08:13

Genetics play an important role in the variation in, and risk of, low testosterone concentrations in men. A study by the CHARGE Sex Hormone Consortium, published in the open-access journal PLoS Genetics on Thursday, 6th October, is the first genome-wide association study to examine the effects of common genetic variants on serum testosterone concentrations in men. Testosterone is the principal male sex hormone and a potent anabolic steroid. It exerts a variety of important physiological...

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2011-01-13 10:13:41

By Mark Wheeler, UCLA Researchers discover molecular mechanism behind drink's prophylactic effect Coffee, that morning elixir, may give us an early jump-start to the day, but numerous studies have shown that it also may be protective against type 2 diabetes. Yet no one has really understood why. Now, researchers at UCLA have discovered a possible molecular mechanism behind coffee's protective effect. A protein called sex hormone"“binding globulin (SHBG) regulates the biological...

2009-10-21 06:08:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For a sample of prevention awareness on Breast Cancer and overall health, there are key terms one is suggested to start on: BRCA; DHEA; Estradiol; Estriol; Free radicals; Insulin resistance; Melatonin; Premarin; Progesterone; SHBG; vitamin D. Some will be covered by Dr. Khalid Mahmud as the Special Guest; he will deliver the keynote 'An Oncologist View of Hormones and Breast Cancer: How to Safely Treat Patients with Hormones'. Event: Hormone...

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2008-03-06 08:15:00

PHILADELPHIA "“ Women whose breast cancer came back after treatment had almost twice as much estrogen in their blood than did women who remained cancer-free "“ despite treatment with anti-estrogen drugs in a majority of the women "“ according to researchers in a study published in the March issue of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. The findings suggest that high levels of estrogen contribute to an...

2007-09-25 06:00:09

By Lunenfeld, Bruno Nieschlag, Eberhard Abstract The decline, with aging, in serum concentrations of biologically active forms of testosterone in men is an indisputable fact and some men will eventually develop symptoms of late-onset hypogonadism (LOH) with its clinical consequences. LOH reduces quality of life and may pose important risk factors for frailty, changes in body composition, cardiovascular disease, sexual dysfunction and osteoporosis. Testosterone supplementation in cases of...


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