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Postmenopausal bleeding could be sign of endometrial cancerApr 18, 2011
Bleeding post menopause could be sign of endometrial cancer, BCM expert says.
Get through menopause by reevaluating your health care needsApr 18, 2011
Menopause can affect women's health needs in a variety of ways.
Mood changes triggered by menopauseApr 18, 2011
BCM expert offers insight into symptoms of menopause.
Finding genes that regulate fat storage by special label-free microscopyJan 31, 2011
Eight new genes that regulate fat storage found with new technique.
Older adults can fight frailty through resistance weight trainingSep 30, 2010
Resistance weight training the only way to slow down loss of lean muscle mass, BCM expert says.
Genetic parsing of precursor protein gives clues to Alzheimer's diseaseSep 29, 2010
BCM researchers looking into information that would determine Alzheimer's drug development
Older adults express anxiety in different waysSep 2, 2010
Anxiety in older adults identified in different ways than youths.
Tips for traveling with older adultsJul 29, 2010
Planning needed for traveling with older adults.
Elimination of tumor suppressor C/EBP alpha explains cancer in aging liverJul 18, 2010
New cancer therapies could come from understanding tumor suppressor protein.
New type of pneumococcal infection dominates in wake of vaccineFeb 22, 2010
New strain pneumococcal infection rises after vaccine's reduce previous variant.