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Hormone therapy no cure-all for ‘low T’ in aging men

AHA news: hormone therapy no cure-all for

Hormone therapy no cure-all for ‘low T’ in aging men Hormone therapy no cure-all for ‘low T’ in aging men Jose Luis Pelaez Inc/DigitalVision, GettyImages Testosterone therapy ads promise to help aging men recapture their vitality, decrease body fat and enhance libido. But hormone treatments—while medically necessary for some men—aren’t …

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    Teriflunomide therapy in COVID-19 patients with multiple sclerosis

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    Teriflunomide therapy in COVID-19 patients with multiple sclerosis Teriflunomide therapy in COVID-19 patients with multiple sclerosis Credit: CC0 Public Domain During the COVID-19 pandemic, patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their clinicians have had questions and concerns about whether immunotherapies for MS could influence risk for infection or lead to …

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      Restoring vision by gene therapy

      Restoring vision by gene therapy

      Restoring vision by gene therapy Restoring vision by gene therapy Three-component system: Antibodies (blue), gold nanorod (gold) and heat-sensitive channel (structure in the membrane; below the antibody-gold nanorod-conjugate). Credit: Dasha Nelidova / Institute of Clinical and Molecular Ophthalamogy Basel (IOB) Humans rely dominantly on their eyesight. Losing vision means inability …

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        Cognitive behavior therapy tops other psychotherapies in reducing inflammation

        Cognitive behavior therapy tops other psychotherapies in reducing inflammation

        Cognitive behavior therapy tops other psychotherapies in reducing inflammation Cognitive behavior therapy tops other psychotherapies in reducing inflammation Senior author George Slavich. Credit: UCLA Health A review of 56 randomized clinical trials finds that psychological and behavioral therapies may be effective non-drug treatments for reducing disease-causing inflammation in the body. …

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          Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy

          Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy

          Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy Solubilizer Captisol enables body to absorb authorized COVID-19 drug therapy Rendering of the molecular structure of Captisol, the solubilizer invented at the University of Kansas, which allows remdesivir to be administered to the patient. Remdesivir was recently authorized under an …

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