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Progestin therapy leads to lower rate of conceiving in women

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

A new study has found that the women who received progestin hormone as a treatment method for infertility are less likely to conceive. The study was conducted by a group of researchers from the Reproductive Sciences Branch of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) and headed by Esther [...]

Prostate cancer causes erectile dysfunction

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

A new study has found that the prostate cancer causes erectile dysfunction. The study was conducted by Katherine E. Chisholm and Marita P. McCabe, PhD from the University School of Psychology in Australia. They also had a group of researchers from the National eTherapy Centre at Swinburne University of Technology and the Australian Prostate Cancer [...]

Depression patients experience increased itching intensity

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

The itching intensity in atopic dermatitis (AD) helps in identifying the emotional wellbeing of the people and the stress in them, says a new study. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Jacek Szepietowski from the Wroclaw Medical University, Poland. The results of the study were published in the magazine “Journal [...]

Aspirin effective to treat vein blood clots

Monday, May 28th, 2012

A new study has found that aspirin is an effective treatment for venous thromboembolism, a serious type of blood clot. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Dr. Cecilia Becattini, from the Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine and Stroke Unit at the University of Perugia. The study was supported by Bayer HealthCare. [...]

Drug helps in treating orgasm-related problems in men

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Cabergoline has been found as an effective solution to treat men with anorgasmia, says a new study. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Tung-Chin Hsieh, MD from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. The results of the study were presented at the American Urological Association meeting.
Anorgasmia is a condition [...]

Belly fat causes cancer

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Extra fat in the abdominal areas and waist increases the risk of cancer, says a new study. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Conney from the Rutgers. The results of the study were published in the May 21 issue of the magazine “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences”.
Many studies [...]

Obesity a reason for thyroid cancer

Friday, May 25th, 2012

A new study has found that the overweight people are more prone to thyroid cancer, especially the serious ones such as papillary thyroid cancer. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Dr. Avital Harari from the University of California-Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine. The results of the study were [...]

Testosterone helps in reducing weight in men

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A new study has found that the testosterone helps in weight loss in men. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Farid Saad, M.D. from the Bayer Pharma AG in Berlin. The results of the study were presented at the 19th European Congress on Obesity in Lyon, France.
There are many studies [...]

Researchers find ambulatory monitoring effective on children with kidney disease

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

A new study has found that the ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) could be used to find the cardiovascular risk in children who suffer from chronic kidney disease (CKD). The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Joshua Samuels from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA.
The researchers conducted [...]

Diabetes patients prone to depression

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

A new study has found that the extreme changes in the blood sugar level and the occurrence of diabetes causes mood swings in patients. The study was conducted by a group of researchers headed by Joe Solowiejczyk from the Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute in Milpitas, Calif. The results of the study were published in [...]

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