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The role of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone antagonists in the treatment of …
Comparing gonadotrophin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonists and agonists as androgen deprivation therapy for advanced prostate cancer (PC). This article stems from a round-table meeting in December 2014 to compare the properties of GnRH ... [...]
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The pros and cons of hormone replacement therapy for menopausal symptoms
A review of the research, according to NICE, showed that for women around menopausal age, oestrogen-only HRT caused little or no change in their risk of breast cancer. And, although HRT containing oestrogen and progesterone may increase breast ... [...]
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For the first time, proof of what hormone replacement therapy does to genes …
We can conclude by saying that natural treatment with the estrogen gel and oral progesterone affects gene regulation and surrogate markers for breast cancer risk (such as mammographic density and breast cell proliferation) considerably less than the ... [...]
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Hormone therapy for prostate cancer may up risk of depression
Prostate cancer patients treated with a hormone therapy are at a greater risk of slipping into depression besides other potential side effects including sexual dysfunction and weight gain, according to a new research. "We know that patients on hormone ... [...]
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Hormone therapy for prostate cancer ups depression
Researchers have found a significant association between depression and patients being treated for localised prostate cancer (PCa) by androgen deprivation therapy (ADT). "We know that patients on hormone therapy often experience decreased sexual ... [...]
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Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to This
Dr. Mayer Fishman is a medical oncologist at Moffitt Cancer Center, in Miami, who has studied the side effects of hormone therapy for prostate cancer. He and his colleagues have found a similar link between the therapy and depression symptoms. "What I ... [...]
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Elderly taking hormone therapy for prostate cancer may face increased risk of …
When choosing treatment, surgery and radiation therapy are the main options. Nguyen said that in the case if high-risk prostate cancer, there is evidence that adding hormone therapy can improve the survival odds. Nguyen said that the study suggest that ... [...]
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Prostate Cancer Hormone Therapy Is Linked to Alzheimer's and Depression
In fact, prostate cancer is the second biggest cause of death for men in the UK, and it's also quickly making its way up in the United States, even more so since heart disease has begun to dwindle. So it's understandable that coming up with a cure or a ... [...]
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Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression
Dr. Mayer Fishman is a medical oncologist at Moffitt Cancer Center, in Miami, who has studied the side effects of hormone therapy for prostate cancer. He and his colleagues have found a similar link between the therapy and depression symptoms. "What I ... [...]
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Hormone therapy for prostate cancer could increase your depression
More seasoned men who get testosterone-smothering treatment for prostate malignancy might be at expanded danger of creating dejection, another, substantial study proposes. The discoveries depend on more than 78,000 U.S. men treated for before stage ... [...]
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“Hormone Holiday” Can Improve QoL for Select Patients With Prostate Cancer
Androgen-deprivation therapy, while an effective treatment for prostate cancer, can result in side effects and a reduced quality of life. Allowing low-risk patients to take breaks between treatments—a practice known as intermittent hormonal therapy ... [...]
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Secondary Hormone Therapy for Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
The majority of patients with systemic prostate cancer treated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) will develop castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). CRPC is defined by prostate-specific antigen (PSA) or radiographic progression in the ... [...]
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Pregnancy hormone may prevent breast cancer
“The body has a natural defense system against breast cancer,” he added. “AFP needs to be safely harnessed and developed into a drug that can be ... Furthermore, the researchers noted that each of these treatments elevated the serum level of AFP and ... [...]
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Scientists discover natural hormone reducing arthritis pain
... inflammatory joint disease. Prolactin treatment prevented chondrocyte death and associated cartilage degradation, researchers found. The study indicates that prolactin therapy has the potential to relieve many symptoms associated with rheumatoid ... [...]
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Plant Compound May Decrease Risk of Breast Cancer in Women Under Hormone …
However, this treatment increases the risk of these women to develop breast cancer tumors. A new study aims to send hope to post-menopausal females through a recently identified natural compound that combats the effects of tumor-causing hormones. [...]
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Hormone Therapy and Weight Management
Hospitals and cancer treatment centers usually have a nutritionist on staff who are familiar with the weight gain side-effects of these drugs. If your insurance does not cover seeing a nutritionist, check out the free seminars that are available where ... [...]
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