Tag: hormone

Youth hormone necessary for conceiving after 40

New Delhi: DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone), also known as the youth hormone is an adrenal steroid hormone in the body synthesized by…

Here’s how cardio, strength training affect hormones

Washington: A recent research was conducted to analyse the diverse effects of different forms of training on the body. A…

Hormone intake could change DNA

London: Even small dosage of hormone intake can alter gene expression in a way that also affects the next generation,…

Overweight in middle age linked to low breast cancer risk

New York: While obesity has been shown to increase breast cancer risk in elderly, for younger women the opposite seems…

Postmenopausal women with high testosterone at heart disease risk

New York: Postmenopausal women with a higher blood level of the testosterone male hormone and a higher ratio of the…

Does Finasteride increase risk of prostate cancer death?

Washington: Finasteride, a common hormone-blocking drug, does not increase risk of prostate cancer death, finds a study. Initial study findings…

Reducing exposure to hormone-disrupting chemicals to tackle obesity

Washington: According to a study, minimising exposure to common hormone-disrupting chemicals may help reduce obesity rates. Chemicals that interfere with…

Living in green spaces may cut down stress in kids

New York: Want your child to remain stress free? If yes, try relocating to a better neighbourhood as a new…

Male attractiveness not linked to women’s hormone levels

London: Do you think women tend to prefer a particular type of man when they are fertile? If you think…

‘Blue light’ from LEDs may trigger breast, prostate cancer: Researchers

London: Reigniting the debate over exposure to the "blue light" emitted by outdoor LED screens and heightened risk of cancer,…

Revealed! Why sugar, alcohol make us thirsty

Washington: Here's the reason why you feel thirsty after drinking alcohol or consuming sugar. UT Southwestern researchers, in their study,…

Chemicals linked to brain disorders in children

London: Exposure of pregnant women to common thyroid-hormone-disrupting toxins may be linked to the increased incidence of childs brain development…

Some essential tests for women in their 40’s

New Delhi: Women in 40s undergo subtle changes that need to be addressed before they become problems. Here are some…

This fertility hormone may help older women conceive

London: Scientists have identified a hormone that could help prepare the womb lining for pregnancy, an advance that could help…

Revelation of glucagon’s role in diabetic heart disease

Washington: A new study has provided insight into glucagon's role in diabetic heart disease. The UT Southwestern-led study revealed the…

Obesity may lower your chances of conception

New Delhi: Obesity is a chronic medical condition characterized by too much body fat. According to the WHO, 1.2 billion…

Does menopause worsen rheumatoid arthritis symptoms?

Washington: Hormone changes caused by menopause make rheumatoid arthritis symptoms worse in women, according to a study. After studying 8189…

Scientists reveal why anti-depressants may not work for everyone

New Delhi: If you or someone you know has been prescribed anti-depressants and feel that they don't really seem to…

How to preserve your skin’s youthfulness

New Delhi: Skin ageing is a natural process. However, it gets accelerated due to fast-paced lifestyles, imbalanced diet and exposure…

Pollution can increase risk of infertility in both men, women

New Delhi: Delhi is reeling under extreme levels of pollution currently. The air quality index has reached an all-time high…