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A study has revealed that adding vitamin D to asthma treatment to improve breathing only appears to benefit patients who achieve sufficient levels of the supplement in the blood.
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Children exposed to smoking at home have lower levels of an enzyme that helps them respond to asthma treatment, a study finds.
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Researchers have suggested that a new breakthrough could help reveal how steroid use in humans affects sexual behaviors and how hormones regulate the different components of speech in humans.
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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.
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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.
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The use of anabolic-androgenic steroids may affect one`s mental health later in life, a new study has warned.
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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.
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As many as 13,000 people received steroid shots suspected in a rare fungal meningitis outbreak that has killed eight people, health officials said.