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Women with PCOS experience poor health and quality of life beyond reproductive years

Endocrine Society

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) experience poor health and quality of life into their late forties, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Channels: Mental Health, OBGYN, Psychology and Psychiatry, Women's Health, All Journal News,

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21-Jan-2020 1:55 PM EST
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Teens with obesity and PCOS have more “unhealthy” bacteria

Endocrine Society

Teens with obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have more “unhealthy” gut bacteria suggesting the microbiome may play a role in the disorder, according to new research published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Channels: Diabetes, Microbiome, Obesity, Women's Health, All Journal News,

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A Menu of Brain Cancer Treatments

University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sara Piccirillo, PhD, is passionate about finding a way to beat glioblastoma, the most aggressive type of brain cancer. Her research focuses on a feature of glioblastoma tumors that appears to be the source of their strength: the extreme differences among their tumor cells.

Channels: Cancer, Healthcare, Neuro, Pharmaceuticals,

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23-Jan-2020 8:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Stop the Snore, Save the Romance

Stop the Snore, Save the Romance

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine offers tips for Valentine’s Day to prevent snoring from being the third wheel in your relationship.

Channels: Diabetes, Healthcare, Obesity, Sex and Relationships, Sleep, Weight Loss,

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23-Jan-2020 7:05 AM EST
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Newswise: Queen’s Research Develop Tool to Tackle Diet Epidemic in India
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23-Jan-2020 6:05 AM EST
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New Drug Target for Prostate Cancer Found in the Non-Coding Genome

University Health Network (UHN)

Scientists at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre have identified the drivers of a crucial gene involved in prostate cancer, revealing new targets for drug design.

Channels: Cancer, Healthcare, Men's Health, Pharmaceuticals, Cell Biology, Genetics, Nature (journal), All Journal News,

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22-Jan-2020 5:55 PM EST
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Newswise: Study finds many youth living with undiagnosed chronic fatigue syndrome
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Study finds many youth living with undiagnosed chronic fatigue syndrome

DePaul University

Most youth living with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) have not been diagnosed, according to a new prevalence study from researchers at DePaul University and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, published by the journal Child & Youth Care Forum. Leonard A. Jason, a professor of psychology at DePaul University, led the seven-year study to screen more than 10,000 children and teenagers in the Chicago area.

Channels: Children's Health, Family and Parenting, Healthcare, Psychology and Psychiatry, All Journal News, Grant Funded News,

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22-Jan-2020 3:45 PM EST
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Newswise: Tick-tock! The countdown is on for back-to-school sleep routines

Tick-tock! The countdown is on for back-to-school sleep routines

University of South Australia

With less that a week to go until the start of a new school year, parents are preparing themselves for the inevitable back-to-school rush. But amid the dash for backpacks, books and last-minute haircuts, children’s sleep routines must also be high on the agenda if parents want to start kids off on the right foot.

Channels: Back to School, Behavioral Science, Children's Health, Mental Health, Sleep, Family and Parenting,

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23-Jan-2020 2:05 AM EST
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Study Uncovers Unexpected Connection Between Gliomas, Neurodegenerative Diseases

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

New basic science and clinical research identifies TAU, the same protein studied in the development of Alzheimer’s, as a biomarker for glioma development.

Channels: Alzheimer's and Dementia, Cancer, Healthcare, Neuro, National Institutes of Health (NIH), All Journal News,

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22-Jan-2020 7:20 PM EST
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