Hormone replacement therapy may raise a woman's risk of breast cancer and heart disease but it lowers her risk of colon cancer, according to two new studies.

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$10m breast cancer research program aims for zero deaths by 2030
dailytelegraph.com.au
In these cases, the hormone receptors when activated, cause the cancer cells to grow uncontrollably, and traditional therapies have focused on drugs that turn these receptors off, and changed the natural history of this disease. However, resistance to ...

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New hormone treatment gaining popularity
Palm Beach Post
The issues with these delivery methods are uncontrolled fluctuations in hormone levels, poor absorption into the body, and messy and inconvenient treatment regimens. The net result is that, for many people, their symptoms are not effectively relieved ...



Star2.com
More than just a sleep hormone
Star2.com
It has a placating effect on other reproductive hormones apart from oestrogen, which may be why melatonin appears most effective in fighting against sex hormone-driven cancers, including ovarian, endometrial, prostate, testicular and breast cancers. In ...



Growth hormone may reduce fracture risk in older women
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The study involved 80 postmenopausal women with osteoporosis and they received daily injections of either placebo, a single unit of growth hormone or a 2.5 unit dose of growth hormone in the randomized, double-blind trial. The study subjects were ...



CDA News
Surges in Testosterone Use Linked to 'Low T' Television Ads
CDA News
Men who see more ads for low testosterone or ?low T? on local television channels may be more likely to seek tests or treatments to boost their levels of the hormone, a U.S. study suggests. Testosterone levels naturally decline with age, and some men ...

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Medical Daily
Why Marijuana Makes You So Hungry: How A Hormone And Better Sense Of Smell Give You The Munchies
Medical Daily
Even if you've never smoked weed, you know about ?The Munchies,? which is basically the ravenous appetite following a round of puff, puff, pass. In AsapTHOUGHT's video, ?Why Do You Get The Munchies,? hosts Greg Brown and Mitch Moffit break down this ...

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HealthCMi
Acupuncture Regulates Hormones, Boosts Fertility
HealthCMi
Acupuncture is effective for the treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome. Researchers find acupuncture effective for normalizing hormone levels and improving the overall health of patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome. Scientific data demonstrates ...

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Times of India
Men! Hit the gym for better bone health
Times of India
One year of targeted exercise can decrease harmful sclerostin, a protein made in the bone, and increase IGF-1, a hormone associated with bone growth. These changes promote bone formation, increasing bone density, said the study published in the journal ...

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Decreased Mortality, CAC Scores With Hormone Replacement Therapy
Endocrinology Advisor
HRT in postmenopausal women was linked to lower CAC scores and a lower risk of long-term, all-cause mortality. Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) usage was associated with lower coronary artery calcium (CAC) scores and all-cause mortality, according ...



Hindustan Times
Weight-bearing exercises promote bone formation in men
Hindustan Times
These exercises decrease sclerostin, a protein made in the bone, and increase IGF-1, a hormone associated with bone growth. The changes promote bone formation, researchers said. Researchers from University of Missouri-Columbia in the US split men ...

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