Tag Archives: Hormone

Hormone can help women after miscarriage

A UK study found women with a history of miscarriage who have early bleeding in their next pregnancy could benefit from the hormone progesterone. Researchers from the University of Birmingham said an estimated 4700 babies’ lives per year in the UK could be saved. The research involved 4153 pregnant women who presented with early pregnancy… Read More »

Medical News Today: Weight loss: How the ‘love hormone’ might help

A new study has investigated oxytocin’s effects on the brain regions that help control eating behavior to explore the possibility of using this hormone as a treatment for obesity. Researchers get to grips with how oxytocin alters our brain’s response to food. Oxytocin is a hormone that plays an essential role in social interaction, trust,… Read More »

Black Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer Live Longer Thanks to New Hormone Therapies

Prostate cancer has historically been more common, more aggressive and more lethal in African-American men compared with other racial groups. But new findings presented at the 2019 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium reveal that Black men with advanced prostate cancer treated with newer hormone therapies lived 20 percent longer than their white counterparts, reports the American Society… Read More »