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Multiple aberrant hormone receptors in Cushing's Syndrome

Eur J Endocrinol. 2015 May 13. pii: EJE-15-0200.

Multiple Aberrant Hormone Receptors in Cushing’s Syndrome.

El Ghorayeb N1, Bourdeau I2, Lacroix A3. 172 more words


Misguided Trust

I’m sure I am not alone in the mistake of trusting our Doctors blindly.  I never gave a prescription a second thought.  If my Doctor prescribed something he felt I needed then I never had cause to doubt that decision.  2,275 more words

Silibinin from milk thistle seeds as novel, non-invasive treatment strategy for Cushing Disease

Silibinin has an outstanding safety profile in humans and is currently used for the treatment of liver disease and poisoning. Scientists at the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich discovered in collaboration with scientists from the Helmholtz Zentrum München in cell cultures, animal models and human tumor tissue that silibinin can be applied to treat Cushing Disease, a rare hormone condition caused by a tumor in the pituitary gland in the brain. 484 more words


HSA issues alert on 2 illegal pain relief products

SINGAPORE: The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) on Wednesday (Jun 3) issued an alert on two illegal health products sold in Singapore, one of which caused a consumer to be hospitalised for adverse reactions. 308 more words


In Memory: Thomas F. Zachman ~ 1950-2010

Thomas “Tommy” F. Zachman, of Windsor, formerly of Toledo, Ohio, died suddenly and unexpectedly at University Hospital in Denver on June 3, 2010, complications of Cushing’s Syndrome. 108 more words

Golden Oldies

Cushing's Syndrome

Prof André Lacroix, MD,  Richard A Feelders, MD, Constantine A Stratakis, MD, Lynnette K Nieman, MD

Published Online: 21 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61375-1


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Enzyme that triggers muscle wasting could be key to REVERSING signs of ageing | Daily Mail Online

Drawing on expertise from both the University of Birmingham and Queen Elizabeth Hospitals Birmingham, they applied their knowledge of Cushing’s syndrome to the new problem (sarcopenia). 248 more words