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Santa Monica Mirror
2016 Los Angeles Kidney Walk, August 28, 2016new methods to overcome immunological barriers to living donation. Speaker: Er
2016 Los Angeles Kidney Walk, August 28, 2016
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
new methods to overcome immunological barriers to living donation. Speaker: Erik L. Lum, MD, Assistant Clinical Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA “Make a Difference and Walk with Us” We’ll kickoff our 2016 Los Angeles Kidney Walk... Read more
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CBS News
Could this ethnic group hold a key to longer life?Latino adults face a 30 percent lower risk of death than other racial groups.Ho
Could this ethnic group hold a key to longer life?
CBS News / Posted 13 hours ago
Latino adults face a 30 percent lower risk of death than other racial groups.Horvath, a professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, said scientists call it the “Hispanic paradox.” “The question was ‘Why?’” he told... Read more
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Medical News Today
Coma patient's brain 'jump-started' using ultrasoundend, researchers at UCLA plan to carry out further trials. Paul Vespa, a profes
Coma patient's brain 'jump-started' using ultrasound
Medical News Today / Posted 13 hours ago
end, researchers at UCLA plan to carry out further trials. Paul Vespa, a professor of neurology and neurosurgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine will begin testing the device on more patients, starting this fall. If the device is shown... Read more
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CBS News
Racial, ethnic disparities persist for kids with ADHDto be treated if you’re not diagnosed in the first place,” noted Coker. She is
Racial, ethnic disparities persist for kids with ADHD
CBS News / Posted 15 hours ago
to be treated if you’re not diagnosed in the first place,” noted Coker. She is an assistant professor of pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children’s Hospital at the University of California, Los Angeles. Among the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows Latinos age more slowly at molecular level than other ethnic groupsScientists refer to this as the 'Hispanic paradox,' " said lead author Steve Ho
Study shows Latinos age more slowly at molecular level than other ethnic groups
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 hours ago
Scientists refer to this as the 'Hispanic paradox,' " said lead author Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. "Our study helps explain this by demonstrating that Latinos age more slowly at the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
UCLA study: Menopause makes women age faster?like much but it adds up over a woman’s lifespan,” said Steve Horvath, professo
UCLA study: Menopause makes women age faster?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
like much but it adds up over a woman’s lifespan,” said Steve Horvath, professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, in a statement. Take, for example, a woman who enters early menopause at age 42.... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Why TV rating systems are little help to parentsmedia violence exposure and physical aggression in children." Lead author of th
Why TV rating systems are little help to parents
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
media violence exposure and physical aggression in children." Lead author of this 2015 study, Dr. Tumaini Coker of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA explained the link between exposure to violence (on TV, video games and music videos)... Read more
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Breitbart
Study: Latinos Live Forever, ¡Para Siempre!said Steve Horvath, lead author of the study, in a UCLA announcement. Horvath,
Study: Latinos Live Forever, ¡Para Siempre!
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
said Steve Horvath, lead author of the study, in a UCLA announcement. Horvath, a professor of human genetics at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine, continued, “Our study helps explain this by demonstrating that Latinos age more slowly at... Read more
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FOX News
Study finds Latinos age at slower rate than other ethnicitieshigher rates of diabetes and other diseases,” Steve Horvath, lead author and pr
Study finds Latinos age at slower rate than other ethnicities
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
higher rates of diabetes and other diseases,” Steve Horvath, lead author and professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, said in a news release. “Our study helps explain... Read more
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Medical News Today
Slower blood aging may explain why Hispanics live longerethnic groups, which may explain their longer lifespan. Lead author Steve Horv
Slower blood aging may explain why Hispanics live longer
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
ethnic groups, which may explain their longer lifespan. Lead author Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA), and colleagues publish their findings in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two yearsincrease the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions l
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
increase the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions linked to age. Prof Steve Horvath, of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, said: "For decades, scientists have disagreed over whether menopause causes ageing... Read more
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The Age
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two yearsincrease the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions l
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two years
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
increase the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions linked to age. Prof Steve Horvath, of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, said: "For decades, scientists have disagreed over whether menopause causes ageing... Read more
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Canberra Times
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two yearsincrease the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions l
A tough menopause can speed ageing by two years
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
increase the risk of disease, with cancer, dementia and many other conditions linked to age. Prof Steve Horvath, of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, said: "For decades, scientists have disagreed over whether menopause causes ageing... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Latinos age more slowly than other ethnic groups, reveals UCLA studyScientists refer to this as the 'Hispanic paradox,'" said lead author Steve Hor
Latinos age more slowly than other ethnic groups, reveals UCLA study
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
Scientists refer to this as the 'Hispanic paradox,'" said lead author Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. "Our study helps explain this by demonstrating that Latinos age more slowly at the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Six tips to incorporate movement into everyday lifethe chances for heart attack, stroke and even death," cautions Dr. Daniel Vigil
Six tips to incorporate movement into everyday life
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
the chances for heart attack, stroke and even death," cautions Dr. Daniel Vigil, associate clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine. "Moving throughout the day can help reduce those risks." For those who can't manage the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Novel computational analysis of prostate cancer suggests potential targets for therapyand Stem Cell Research at UCLA, university professor of microbiology, immunolog
Novel computational analysis of prostate cancer suggests potential targets for therapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
and Stem Cell Research at UCLA, university professor of microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, and a senior author of the paper. "This type of interdisciplinary research is critical as we... Read more
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USA Today
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trumpa big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emra
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trump
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
a big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani, assistant clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, recently wrote a hotly debated article for the Jewish Journal entitled, “10 Reasons Persian... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trumpa big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emra
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trump
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
a big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani, assistant clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, recently wrote a hotly debated article for the Jewish Journal entitled, “10 Reasons Persian... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trumpa big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emra
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trump
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 14 days ago
a big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani, assistant clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, recently wrote a hotly debated article for the Jewish Journal entitled, “10 Reasons Persian... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trumpa big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emra
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trump
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
a big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani, assistant clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, recently wrote a hotly debated article for the Jewish Journal entitled, “10 Reasons Persian... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trumpa big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emra
In L.A.'s 'Little Persia,' Iranian-Americans split on Clinton v. Trump
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
a big of Clinton. "It's just time for a woman president." Dr. Afshine Ash Emrani, assistant clinical professor at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine, recently wrote a hotly debated article for the Jewish Journal entitled, “10 Reasons Persian... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Do hospital ICUs raise costs without boosting survival?patients and the health care system," said lead researcher Dr. Dong Chang. He i
Do hospital ICUs raise costs without boosting survival?
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
patients and the health care system," said lead researcher Dr. Dong Chang. He is an assistant professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. "Overuse of ICUs among patients who can likely be treated in non-ICU settings may... Read more
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CBS News
ICU treatment may not be better for 4 common conditions: studypatients and the health care system," said lead researcher Dr. Dong Chang. He i
ICU treatment may not be better for 4 common conditions: study
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
patients and the health care system," said lead researcher Dr. Dong Chang. He is an assistant professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. "Overuse of ICUs among patients who can likely be treated in non-ICU settings may... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Babies hit ground runningfeet triggers nerve fibres to alert the brain that the limb is moving. Ronald
Babies hit ground running
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
feet triggers nerve fibres to alert the brain that the limb is moving. Ronald Harper, a professor of neurobiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, at UCLA, said newborns had an innate mechanism that triggered increased breathing. "When... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UCLA researchers develop noninvasive technique to treat breathing problems in premature babiesis perfect and each carries other risks. According to Dr. Ronald Harper, a dis
UCLA researchers develop noninvasive technique to treat breathing problems in premature babies
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
is perfect and each carries other risks. According to Dr. Ronald Harper, a distinguished professor of neurobiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, even newborns have the innate mechanism that triggers increased breathing. "When... Read more
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FOX News
Most Americans favor late-term abortion if Zika harms fetus, STAT-Harvard poll findstrimester can also lead to brain damage, said Dr. Karin Nielsen-Saines, a profe
Most Americans favor late-term abortion if Zika harms fetus, STAT-Harvard poll finds
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
trimester can also lead to brain damage, said Dr. Karin Nielsen-Saines, a professor of pediatric infectious diseases at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. Nielsen-Saines is involved in a study in Brazil... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimalJeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Jeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases and in the Program of Global Health at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, has been a frequent advisor to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
10 reasons why Persian Jews support Trumpon these contested issues. I am not with her. I am not with him. I am with Amer
10 reasons why Persian Jews support Trump
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
on these contested issues. I am not with her. I am not with him. I am with America. And I stand with Israel. Afshine Ash Emrani is assistant clinical professor at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. He blogs at jewishjournal.com. RELATED... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposureso we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposure
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
so we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor of medicine and public health at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, also described the CDC advice as sensible, given the risks to developing... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposureso we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposure
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
so we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor of medicine and public health at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, also described the CDC advice as sensible, given the risks to developing... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposureso we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposure
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
so we need to assume there could be many more." Jeffrey Klausner, a professor of medicine and public health at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, also described the CDC advice as sensible, given the risks to developing... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC pays $8.5 million in settlement over medical conflict of interests at UCLASchool of Medicine. According to a statement by UCLA Health, UC regents resolv
UC pays $8.5 million in settlement over medical conflict of interests at UCLA
The Daily Californian / Posted 22 days ago
School of Medicine. According to a statement by UCLA Health, UC regents resolved the two cases so “UCLA Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA could move forward with their ongoing commitment to excellence in patient care,... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposurethere should talk to their health care provider. Jeffrey Klausner, a professor
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposure
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 23 days ago
there should talk to their health care provider. Jeffrey Klausner, a professor of medicine and public health at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, described the CDC advice as reasonable, given the risks to developing fetuses. "Deferring... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposurethere should talk to their health care provider. Jeffrey Klausner, a professor
CDC: All pregnant women should be assessed for Zika exposure
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 days ago
there should talk to their health care provider. Jeffrey Klausner, a professor of medicine and public health at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, described the CDC advice as reasonable, given the risks to developing fetuses. "Deferring... Read more
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The Hill
It’s time for lawmakers and the country to take Zika seriouslySilverman is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecolog
It’s time for lawmakers and the country to take Zika seriously
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
Silverman is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology/Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is also the perinatal point person for the California Department of Public Health... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Regents OK $8.5 million for 2 patients suing over financial conflicts at UCLAa statement, the UCLA Health system said the regents agreed to settle the two c
Regents OK $8.5 million for 2 patients suing over financial conflicts at UCLA
Los Angeles Times / Posted 26 days ago
a statement, the UCLA Health system said the regents agreed to settle the two cases “so that UCLA Health and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA could move forward with their ongoing commitment to excellence in patient care,... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Performs Its 6,000th Liver Transplant, Sets National Recordperformed by Dr. Ronald W. Busuttil, distinguished professor and executive chai
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Performs Its 6,000th Liver Transplant, Sets National Record
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 26 days ago
performed by Dr. Ronald W. Busuttil, distinguished professor and executive chairman of the department of surgery at UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine and chief of the division of liver and pancreas transplantation. “The week before they... Read more
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The Morning Call
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimalJeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimal
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Jeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases and in the Program of Global Health at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, has been a frequent advisor to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World... Read more
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Newsmax
Insomnia, Menopause Trigger Aging— which often occur alongside menopause — may also accelerate aging in postmeno
Insomnia, Menopause Trigger Aging
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
— which often occur alongside menopause — may also accelerate aging in postmenopausal women. Steve Horvath, of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) and senior author of both studies, noted... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists discover a way to create specialized cells more efficientlyway to help pluripotent stem cells differentiate," said Teitell, professor of p
Scientists discover a way to create specialized cells more efficiently
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
way to help pluripotent stem cells differentiate," said Teitell, professor of pathology and laboratory medicine at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. "This work helps to change that view."Teitell and TeSlaa think that others in the field will... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimalJeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases
A number of tennis players dismiss risk of Zika exposure at Rio Olympics as minimal
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
Jeffrey Klausner, professor of medicine in the division of infectious diseases and in the Program of Global Health at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, has been a frequent advisor to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Menopause may speed up aging in women, scientists sayyear increase in biological age," senior study author Steve Horvath, a professo
Menopause may speed up aging in women, scientists say
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 28 days ago
year increase in biological age," senior study author Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, told CBS News. Horvath and his colleagues... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Menopause really does speed up ageingover whether menopause causes ageing or ageing causes menopause," said Steve Ho
Menopause really does speed up ageing
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 29 days ago
over whether menopause causes ageing or ageing causes menopause," said Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics at the David Geffen School of Medicine, in Los Angeles. "Our study is the first to demonstrate that menopause makes you age... Read more
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Medical News Today
Aging accelerated by menopause, insomniaaging is the cause of menopause, given that it is a natural process that occurs
Aging accelerated by menopause, insomnia
Medical News Today / Posted 29 days ago
aging is the cause of menopause, given that it is a natural process that occurs later in life. But Steve Horvath, of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) and senior author of both studies, notes... Read more
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CTV News
Early menopause may speed agingfindings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor o
Early menopause may speed aging
CTV News / Posted 29 days ago
findings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. "For decades, scientists have disagreed over... Read more
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CBS News
New study says this makes women age fasteryear increase in biological age," senior study author Steve Horvath, a professo
New study says this makes women age faster
CBS News / Posted 29 days ago
year increase in biological age," senior study author Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, told CBS News. Horvath and his colleagues... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Early menopause may trigger aging, old-age problems in womenfindings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor o
Early menopause may trigger aging, old-age problems in women
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
findings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. “For decades, scientists have disagreed over... Read more
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iafrica.com
Early menopause speeds up aging in womenfindings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor o
Early menopause speeds up aging in women
iafrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
findings could settle a long-standing debate, said Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. "For decades, scientists have disagreed over... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Menopause and insomnia could make women age fastercauses aging or aging causes menopause," said Steve Horvath, a professor of hum
Menopause and insomnia could make women age faster
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 days ago
causes aging or aging causes menopause," said Steve Horvath, a professor of human genetics and biostatistics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, and a senior author on both studies. "It's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tough menopause can age a woman by two years, major study findsProfessor Steve Horvath of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA
Tough menopause can age a woman by two years, major study finds
Daily Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Professor Steve Horvath of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, said: "For decades, scientists have disagreed over whether menopause causes aging or aging causes menopause. "It's like the chicken or... Read more
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