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  1. Treating a little known prostate conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Daily Monitor

    Benign prostatic hypertrophy also known as BPH is a condition that may not be commonly talked about, at least not as loud as prostate cancer. This is partly because it is not as life-threatening as cancer.

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  2. Generics to challenge GSK's prostatic, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Korea Herald

    Local drugmakers have begun a competition to secure their portion of South Korea's prostatic hyperplasia and hair loss medication market, as the last of GlaxoSmithKline's Korean patents on Avodart expired Thursday. Avodart is a drug able to treat both enlarged prostate gland symptoms as well as hair loss.

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  3. Identification of a new plant extract for androgenic alopecia...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | BioMed Central

    Androgenic alopecia is a major type of human scalp hair loss, which is caused by two androgens: testosterone and 5 AZA -dihydrotestosterone . Both androgens bind to the androgen receptor and induce androgen-sensitive genes within the human hair dermal papilla cells , but 5 AZA -DHT exhibits much higher binding affinity and potency than T does in inducing the involved androgen-sensitive genes.

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  4. City sparks talks about vacant site on lakefrontRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Ozaukee Press

    Aldermen and officials met in executive session for about 15 minutes before calling the Port Harbor Center owners, Don and Mary Ann Voigt and Jim and Karen Vollmar, into the closed-door meeting, which lasted another hour. "I think it was a good initial conversation," Mayor Tom Mlada said when the Common Council reconvened in a public session.

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  5. Disgraced doctor who made A 150,000 illegally selling hair loss drugs spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Raghbir Singh, 68, peddled drugs over internet including potentially dangerous Finpecia which is not licenced for use in the UK A disgraced doctor who made nearly 150,000 in just five months by flogging hair-loss medication illegally over the internet was spared jail. Raghbir Singh, 68, set up a website selling over-the-counter drugs in 2011 but then started supplying potentially dangerous, unauthorised medication from June 2011.

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  6. Prostate cancer screening: Should you get a PSA test?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Channel3000

    Cancer screening tests - including the prostate-specific antigen test to look for signs of prostate cancer - can be a good idea. Prostate cancer screening can help identify cancer early on, when treatment is most effective.

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  7. Edmonds Healthy Beauty and Skin Care: How to get thicker, fuller hairRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | My Edmonds

    A ccording to recent estimates, over 50 million men and 30 million women in the United States are affected by hair loss and thinning hair. Here are some effective options to help promote hair growth for men and women: Rogaine is a foam topically applied to scalp and is available without a prescription.

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  8. Hair Loss Hope: Unlocking the Mysteries of Androgenic AlopeciaRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | Health News Digest

    It doesn't matter whether you're a man or a woman. Hair loss can be devastating.

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  9. Research points to new treatment for prostate conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    An unexpected discovery by scientists at the University of York could potentially pave the way for new treatments for benign enlargement of the prostate, a condition which affects more than 200 million men worldwide. Researchers at the YCR Cancer Research Unit in the Department of Biology at York and Hull York Medical School investigated an enzyme called telomerase in cells, from benign prostatic hyperplasia .

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  10. Discovering the Guevedoces: The Fascinating Story of Boys Raised as GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Advocate

    Carla, 7, has a girl's name, and lived her first 11 years on earth as a girl, but is now a boy, with a now very obvious penis that did not appear until undergoing puberty at 12. Carla calls herself he, and is about to change her name to Carlos. He is one of the Guevedoces reported by the BBC to live in a small town in the Dominican Republic, a community where the secret of their unusual gender transitions led to a medical breakthrough that has helped millions of men worldwide.

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  11. Males with rare genetic disorder don't grow sex organs until age 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A rare genetic disorder causes children to appear to be female at birth, although they develop male organs during puberty. These children, predominantly born in the Dominican Republic, are known as Guevedoces, which means 'penis at 12,' according to BBC Magazine .

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  12. Males with rare genetic disorder don't grow sex organs until age 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A rare genetic disorder causes children to appear to be female at birth, although they develop male organs during puberty. These children, predominantly born in the Dominican Republic, are known as Guevedoces, which means 'penis at 12,' according to BBC Magazine .

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  13. Catherine and his cousin Carla, both "guevedoces" in the Dominican village of Salinas. Photo: BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    It sounds like the plot of a Twilight Zone episode, an Ursula K. Le Guin story, or the Pulitzer Prize winning 2002 novel Middlesex: There's a place where, when girls hit puberty, they turn into boys. Such a plot would prove rich territory - or a landmine - for anyone interested in how gender and sexuality develop.

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  14. Is finasteride safe? PFS Foundation brings attention to finasteride side-effectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Yesterday, we published a story about Guevedoces , children who grow up as girls but who are genetically boys without anyone knowing. Essentially, an enzyme deficiency causes them to not have outer organs until they receive a surge of testosterone at puberty.

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  15. Extraordinary case of girls growing penises in the D.R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Fox News

    In a small town in the Dominican Republic, some boys are born looking like girls and when they hit puberty their penis grows. This extraordinary occurrence in the isolated village of Salinas, in the southwestern part of the Caribbean island, is highlighted in a new BBC Two series called "Countdown to Life - the extraordinary making of you."

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  16. The mysterious village where girls turn into boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    It sounds like the plot of a "Twilight Zone" episode, an Ursula K. Le Guin story, or the Pulitzer Prize winning 2002 novel "Middlesex": There's a place where, when girls hit puberty, they turn into boys. Such a plot would prove rich territory - or a landmine - for anyone interested in how gender and sexuality develop.

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  17. HealthGuevedoces: The boys who don't grow a penis until age...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | RedOrbit

    Typically, when a person changes gender they make a conscious choice to do so, but not in the unusual case of the "Guevedoces", a group of children who live in the Dominican Republic and appear to start out life as girls before growing a penis during puberty. This condition affects one out of every 90 boys in the area, Dr. Michael Mosley, who presented a documentary on the condition that aired Monday night in the UK, wrote in a companion story for the .

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  18. In this village, girls 'turn into boys' at 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Times of India

    The condition is relatively common in some parts of the Dominican Republic. In an isolated village in the Dominican Republic, an estimated one in 50 children are born appearing to be girls but grow male genitalia during puberty.

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  19. Some children do not grow penises until they are 12 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    In the village of Salinas in the Dominican Republic, one in 90 girls possess a rare genetic disorder that causes them to become boys at puberty. Known as guevedoces, or penis at 12, the children are born with external genitalia that appear female but... Some genetically male children do not grow penises until they are 12 years old.

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  20. Guevedoces In Dominican Republic Don't Grow Penises Until Age...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | Medical Daily

    In Monday's episode of the BBC documentary Countdown to Life , host Michael Mosley explores the fascinating biology of the Dominican Republic's guevedoces: a rare groups of individuals who grow up as girls until they start developing a penis and testes during puberty. Studying these people has not only led to important drug developments but has also given insight into the biology behind human sexuality.

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