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Cognition, Mood Changes Not Linked To Postmenopausal Estrogen Loss
2013-11-26 08:39:49

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Decreased estrogen levels after menopause are largely unrelated to changes in cognitive ability and mood, according to a new study led by Stanford University School of Medicine. The study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), found a possible link between levels of progesterone and cognition among younger postmenopausal women, however. First to investigate associations between sex hormones and...

2013-06-19 23:15:59

Dr. Bob´s, “The Drugless Doctor,” bestseller "Dr. Bob´s Drugless Guide to Balancing Female Hormones" has been updated with the latest research and indexed for optimized guidance. The Amazon sensation is set for release early July 2013. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Dr. Bob´s, “The Drugless Doctor,” bestseller "Dr. Bob´s Drugless Guide to Balancing Female Hormones" has been updated with the latest research and indexed for optimized...

2013-06-18 19:31:34

Hormonal therapy for transsexual patients is safe and effective, a multicenter European study indicates. The results will be presented Saturday at The Endocrine Society's 95th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Transsexual individuals who seek treatment may feel as though they were born the wrong gender. Surgical and hormonal therapies are available to help these people change their external characteristics to match their internal image of themselves. Hormonal therapy involves large doses...

2013-04-16 23:00:27

A powerful first in the field of male hormone optimization, MAN 2.0 aims to make men smarter, more energetic, leaner, and more youthful. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 What if the solution to all of man's problems were connected to one overlooked health issue. New science has found that naturally targeting men's hormones is the way to more intelligence, more muscle, less fat, and better sex. For decades, the only solution appeared to be expensive anti-aging clinics, pills, and...

2013-02-24 23:00:51

Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, is reporting on a new medical study that outlines how declining testosterone is directly related to other changes in male health. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, is reporting on a new medical study that outlines how declining testosterone is directly related to other changes in male...

2012-06-07 09:14:54

Research suggests selection shapes evolution of aggression via changes in sex steroid molecules An Indiana University biologist has shown that natural variation in measures of the brain's ability to process steroid hormones predicts functional variation in aggressive behavior. The new work led by Kimberly A. Rosvall, a postdoctoral fellow and assistant research scientist in the IU Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Biology, has found strong and significant...

2012-03-28 23:02:53

Dry Eye Syndrome Is High among Menopausal Women and the Reason May Surprise You, Reports Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 28, 2012 Dry eye has become the number one complaint heard by eye doctors in the United States. In a recent interview, eye moisture expert Sharon Kleyne, founder of Bio-Logic Aqua Research, Inc. and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio talk show, noted that the incidence of dry eye increases as we age and that...

2012-01-19 14:53:15

Men are four times more likely to develop liver cancer compared to women, a difference attributed to the sex hormones androgen and estrogen. Although this gender difference has been known for a long time, the molecular mechanisms by which estrogens prevent -- and androgens promote -- liver cancer remain unclear. Now, new research, published in Cell this week from the lab of Klaus Kaestner, PhD, professor of Genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has...

2011-09-29 22:50:26

Possible treatment options could result for diabetes, obesity and heart disease Hormone researchers at the University of Houston (UH) have their sights set on providing long-term treatment options for diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular diseases by better understanding estradiol, the most potent naturally occurring estrogen. They now believe that this estrogen hormone is a prominent regulator of several body functions in both females and males. While estradiol is more commonly...

Why Men Ring Fingers Are Longer Than Their Index Fingers
2011-09-06 06:46:38

  Biologists at the University of Florida have found a reason why men's ring fingers are generally longer than their index fingers – and why the reverse usually holds true for women. The finding could help medical professionals understand the origin of behavior and disease, which may be useful for customizing treatments or assessing risks in context with specific medical conditions. Writing this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, developmental...


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 'karpos', fruit.
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