Misc. Hormones Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/11/2002
Hormone Help for HIV

Growth hormone may boost immune system to fight AIDS virus

6/25/2002
Acromegaly: A Disease of Giant Proportions

Excess growth hormones cause some adults to suffer unusual bone lengthening

5/3/2002
New Hope for Tiny Babies

Hormone therapy aids children who are 'small for gestational age'

4/22/2002
Testosterone Tied to Mental Acuity in Old Men

Those with higher natural amounts of hormone are sharper

4/16/2002
Testosterone May Be Stroke Shield

But study finds no benefit in natural estrogen levels

3/28/2002
Banned Hormone's Effects Last Three Generations

Grandsons of women who took DES more prone to genital defect

1/29/2002
Blood May Reveal Baby's Gender Early in Pregnancy

Study suggests it can be determined in first month

1/24/2002
Childbirth Hormone Yields Secrets

Researchers find more receptors and more roles for relaxin

11/13/2001
Pregnancy Can Set Stage for Autoimmune Diseases

Hormone fluctuation implicated in arthritis and MS

11/8/2001
Your Libido on Licorice is Plenty Good, Charlie

Study disputes research saying candy suppresses male hormone

11/1/2001
Drop in Men's Testosterone Might Lead to Alzheimer's

Study finds falling sex hormone levels could trigger the disease

9/21/2001
Appetite Hormone Doesn't Aid Weight Loss

Leptin curbs desire to eat, but men don't shed pounds in new study

9/8/2001
Testosterone Low? Here's How to Find Out

Screening tool could lead to treatment for millions of men

8/8/2001
Kidney Hormone Protects Oxygen-Starved Brain Cells

Already approved drug could help stroke victims

7/9/2001
Early-Life Stress May Hurt Brain in Long Run

Rat study implicates new hormone in progressive damage

5/9/2001
New Osteoporosis Regimen on Horizon

Hormone builds bone, reduces spinal breaks 65%

5/9/2001
Pig Hormone Doesn't Help Autism

But researchers suspect brain-gut link in disorder