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HIV drugs reduce feminising hormone levels by 36% in HIV-positive trans women, Thai study finds

A study investigating the interactions in HIV-positive trans women between gender-affirming feminising hormone therapy (FHT) and antiretroviral therapy (ART) has found that blood levels of the primary female hormone estradiol were reduced by an average of 36% in women once they started taking ART. It also found that taking FHT reduced the level of the… Read More »

Medical News Today: Cholesterol levels in young adults can predict heart disease risk

A recent study investigates the relationship between cholesterol levels in young adulthood and cardiovascular risk in later life — with interesting recommendations for further research. Share on PinterestA recent study looks at the long term impact of high cholesterol levels. Research has already well documented that high cholesterol levels can lead to heart disease, the… Read More »

What is ideal for cholesterol levels

Cholesterol is a complex organic compound included in the structure of cell walls in the tissues of the human body and it performs vital functions. The view that the content of cholesterol in the blood is associated only with the diet is what is ideal for cholesterol levels. You need Log in, to post a… Read More »

Walmart, CVS, Rite Aid pull J&J baby powder after FDA finds sub-trace levels of asbestos

In this photo illustration, a container of Johnson’s baby powder made by Johnson and Johnson sits on a table on July 13, 2018 in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Walmart, CVS Health and Rite Aid are pulling all containers of Johnson & Johnson‘s 22-ounce baby powder after the FDA found sub-trace amounts of asbestos, the… Read More »