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  1. To Your Good Health: Surprisingly, laser hair devices show promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TwinCities

    Q. What is your opinion about laser devices claiming to promote regrowth of "retired" hair follicles? Have you had experience with them? A. I have had very little personal experience with them, but the medical literature is clear that there are benefits in both male-type and female-type hair loss, at least for one device, the HairMax laser comb. This device, in two separate 26-week trials, showed improvement in hair count and subjective self-assessment, compared with a control group who used a device that appeared to use a laser but did not.

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  2. Men with 'low testosterone' have higher rates of depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers at the George Washington University , led by Michael S. Irwig, M.D., found that men referred for tertiary care for borderline testosterone levels had much higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than those of the general population. "In an era where more and more men are being tested for "Low T"-or lower levels of testosterone -there is very little data about the men who have borderline low testosterone levels ," said Irwig, associate professor of medicine and director of the Center for Andrology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

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  3. Proscar Canadian Pharmacy Announces the Buy Proscar Online Shipping PromotionRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | OnlinePRNews

    Online PR News 29-June-2015 Toronto, CANADA NationDrugs.to announces the addition of Proscar to its International Generics Program promotion. Proscar prevents the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone in the body.

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  4. Simultaneous pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analysis of...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | CiteULike

    Benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer can be treated with the 5I -reductase inhibitors, finasteride and dutasteride, when pharmacodynamic biomarkers are useful in assessing response. A novel method was developed to measure the substrates and products of 5I -reductases , androstenedione) and finasteride and dutasteride simultaneously by liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry, using an ABSciex QTRAP 5500, with a Waters Acquitya UPLC.

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  5. Study examines US trends in the use of penile prostheses to treat erectile dysfunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    US researchers have published the first large population-based study of nationwide trends in erectile dysfunction and its surgical management from 2001 to 2010. Using data from Medicare beneficiaries, the investigators found that while the prevalence of erectile dysfunction increased by 165%, the use of penile prostheses decreased by 50%, from 4.6% in 2001 to 2.3% in 2010.

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  6. ED worsened, testosterone levels decreased by some treatments of prostate enlargementRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Medical News Today

    Men with benign prostate enlargement who used finasteride to treat their condition, experienced worsening erectile dysfunction that did not resolve with continued treatment. In addition, they experienced a reduction in their testosterone levels leading to hypogonadism .

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  7. Men who use finasteride to treat benign prostate enlargement experience worsening EDRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Medical News

    Men with benign prostate enlargement who used finasteride to treat their condition, experienced worsening erectile dysfunction that did not resolve with continued treatment. In addition, they experienced a reduction in their testosterone levels leading to hypogonadism .

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  8. Erectile Dysfunction Worsened, Testosterone Levels Decreased by Some...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | PressReleasePoint

    Men with benign prostate enlargement who used finasteride to treat their condition, experienced worsening erectile dysfunction that did not resolve with continued treatment. In addition, they experienced a reduction in their testosterone levels leading to hypogonadism .

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  9. ED worsened, testosterone levels decreased by some treatments of prostate enlargementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Men with benign prostate enlargement who used finasteride to treat their condition, experienced worsening erectile dysfunction that did not resolve with continued treatment. In addition, they experienced a reduction in their testosterone levels leading to hypogonadism .

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  10. Prescriptions, - Club Pickup' part of efforts to boost Sam's Club financialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The City Wire

    Sam's Club CEO Rosalind Brewer addresses the crowd at the 2015 Wal-Mart Shareholders meeting held June 5 in Fayetteville. Sam's Club CEO Rosalind Brewer told the media last week that the wholesale club continues to find ways to pack more value into its memberships in response to poor first quarter numbers and competitive pressures in the retail sector.

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  11. Are You Feeling Concerned About Losing Your Hair?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | LivePressWorld

    Every time you brush or comb your hair, do you ever see a number of your hair strands inside your comb or brush? How about whenever you are having a shower? Can you find many of your hair strands at your bathroom floor? Are you feeling bothered with it? Do you think it's anything significant [] Every time you brush or comb your hair, do you ever see a number of your hair strands inside your comb or brush? How about whenever you are having a shower? Can you find many of your hair strands at your bathroom floor? Are you feeling bothered with it? Do you think it's anything significant that you should speak to your healthcare professional? Well, don't fret. Thinning hair is a common occurrence.

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  12. Dr. Roach: Surprisingly, laser hair devices show promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dear Dr. Roach: A recent column about thinning hair prompts me to ask your opinion about laser devices claiming to promote regrowth of "retired" hair follicles. Have you had any experience with them, and do you have an opinion about them? - M.T. Answer: I have had very little personal experience with them, but the medical literature is clear that there are benefits in both male-type and female-type hair loss, at least for one device, the HairMax laser comb.

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  13. Targeting neurosteroid synthesis as a therapy for...Read the original story

    May 23, 2015 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Background Cogent evidence has shown that schizophrenia vulnerability is enhanced by psychosocial stress in adolescence, yet the underpinnings of this phenomenon remain elusive.

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  14. When a Man Has An Enlarged ProstateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Natural Holistic Health

    An enlarged prostate is a common condition in older men. There are various symptoms that a man with an enlarged prostate may experience and all of the symptoms involve problems with or changes in urination.

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  15. DS Healthcare Begins Shipping Its Hair Regrowth Tablets Integra On May 8thRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | BioSpace

    DS Healthcare Group, Inc. , a leading developer of personal care products, today announced that it will begin shipping its IntegraA hair growth support tablets to Mexico and other international markets. This announcement comes on the heels of the Continuum launch on April 24th.

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  16. After 18 years and randomized trials with 25,000 men ,the...Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Retired doc's thoughts

    This commentary from JAMA give a good summary of where we are with 5 ARs and prostate cancers.Large randomized clinical trials and dutasteride . My take is that the 5 ARs seem to reduce the risk of developing low grade prostate cancer bu t may increase the risk of higher grade prostate cancer.

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  17. How low should you allow your sodium intake to go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Q . I was feeling awful for several weeks and went to see my doctor. He had no idea why I felt so terrible.

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  18. Sexual dysfunction side effects poorly reported in hair loss drug trialsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    A new study has revealed that finasteride's sexual dysfunction side effects have been poorly reported in hair loss drug trials. The Northwestern University study is the first meta-analysis of the quality of safety reporting in clinical trials of finasteride for treatment of male hair loss.

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  19. Is Baldness Drug Safe? Doubts RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | News Max

    A review of 34 clinical trials on a popular drug to treat hair loss in men found that none of the studies adequately reported on sexual side effects, researchers said Wednesday. The findings raise serious questions about whether the drug -- known as finasteride and marketed as Propecia and Proscar, among other names -- is safe, said the report by scientists at Northwestern University, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Dermatology.

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  20. Sexual Dysfunction Inadequately Reported In Hair Loss Drug Trials For ...Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | BioSpace

    Published reports of clinical trials provide insufficient information to adequately establish the safety of finasteride for treatment of hair loss in men, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study to be published April 1 in JAMA Dermatology. This study is the first meta-analysis of the quality of safety reporting in clinical trials of finasteride for treatment of male hair loss.

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