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Testosterone therapy decreases hospital readmissions in older men with low testosterone

GALVESTON, Texas – A new large-scale population-based study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston showed for the first time that older men using testosterone therapy were less likely to have complications that require them to go back to the hospital within a month of being discharged than men not using this therapy. The study is currently available in Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

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Male-specific hormone can influence other siblings in the uterus

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have shown, for the first time, that a naturally occurring hormone which plays a major role in the development of the male fetus can, in the early stages of pregnancy, transfer into a ‘neighbouring’ fetus and potentially influence the development of female as well as male twins.