Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 09:49
Steroid injections given to pregnant women before they deliver a premature baby may increase the risk of the child developing behavioural and emotional problems later in life, researchers said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 23:36
Nearly 10 percent men injecting themselves with anabolic steroids or tanning drugs could have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B or hepatitis C, a new poll has shown.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 17:01
The use of anabolic-androgenic steroids may affect one`s mental health later in life, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 17:35
A Henry Ford Hospital study has found that postmenopausal women suffered significant bone density loss in their hip after they were treated with an epidural steroid injection for back pain relief.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 09:11
As many as 13,000 people received steroid shots suspected in a rare fungal meningitis outbreak that has killed eight people, health officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 13:11
Asthmatics who inhale the low-dose steroid medicine to reduce inflammation as a daily routine do no better than those who turn to their inhalers only when they have symptoms, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 04, 2012, 14:00
Children who use inhaled steroid drugs for asthma end up slightly shorter at their full adult height.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 24, 2012, 15:04
Low levels of DHEA are associated with an increased risk of heart and blood-vessel disease in elderly men.