Estrogen Therapy Shown Effective in Reducing Tooth and Gum Diseases in Postmenopausal Women Study by The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)

Estrogen Therapy Shown Effective in Reducing Tooth and Gum Diseases in Postmenopausal Women

CLEVELAND, Ohio (February 22, 2017)—Estrogen therapy has already been credited with helping women manage an array of menopause-related issues, including reducing hot flashes, improving...
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DNA computer brings ‘intelligent drugs’ a step closer

Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) present a new method that should enable controlled drug delivery into the bloodstream using DNA computers. In...
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Two Thirds Of Cancers Due To Random DNA Typos

Washington, Mar 24 (PTI) Random, unpredictable DNA copying "mistakes" account for nearly two-thirds of the mutations that cause cancer, according to a new study...
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Higher Levels of Anxiety Increase Fracture Risk in Women

Anxiety has already been shown to take its toll on the human body in many ways, including increased risk for heart disease and gastrointestinal...
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Researchers use tiny 3-D spheres to combat tuberculosis

The team, which includes infection researchers, engineers and bioinformaticians in Southampton and University College London, have used an electrostatic encapsulation technique to make tiny...
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Study Finds Effective Interventions To Prevent Alcohol Use Among American Indian And Rural Youth

Community-based and individual-level prevention strategies are effective ways to reduce alcohol use among American Indian and other youth living in rural communities, according to...
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Could putting patients in hibernation really help treat cancer?

If you’ve been browsing the news today chances are that researchers speculating about a surprise potential cure for cancer will have caught your attention. This triggered...
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Clinics should choose women’s breast screening appointment times to improve attendance

For women who miss a breast screening appointment, giving a fixed date and time for a new  appointment could improve poor attendance and be...
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Powerful RNA-based Technology Could Help Shape The Future Of Therapeutic Antibodies

PHILADELPHIA--Using antibodies to treat disease has been one of the great success stories of early 21st-century medicine. Already five of the ten top-selling pharmaceuticals...

Neutrons identify critical details in bacterial enzyme implicated in gastric cancer

Understanding the details of this enzyme, and thus the Helicobacter pylori bacteria's metabolism and biological pathways, could be central to developing drugs that act...