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Female hormones for the brain

Female hormones for the brain


Traumatic head injury could be treated with the female progesterone hormone, indicates a US study of 100 patients, published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine and quoted by the Live Science website.
Of those who were intravenously treated with progesterone, 13% lost their lives within 30 days, as opposed to 30%, who died from those receiving placebo, researchers at Emory University Health say. Sciences Center, Atlanta. According to specialists, treatment with progesterone has no side effects.
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