FAQ: Hormonal Therapy for Menopause

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Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopause is hotly debated. Is it safe? Experts answer common questions.

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Undoing Autism One Toy at a Time

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There’s a growing movement in medicine: a push to find and treat children at risk for autism at younger and younger ages — even in the womb — in the hope that their social and emotional development can be boosted to normal or near-normal levels.

Genetic variability in the platelet linked to increased risk for clotting

http://ift.tt/1IN8Beu Coronary heart disease and stroke, two of the leading causes of death in the United States, are diseases associated with heightened platelet reactivity. A new study in humans suggests an underlying reason for the variability in the risk of clotting is due to a genetic variation in a receptor on the surface of the platelet.