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Associations of hormones and menopausal status with depressed mood in women with no history of depression.
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Transition to menopause and its changing hormonal milieu are strongly associated with new onset of depressed mood among women with no history of depression.
Hormones and menopausal status as predictors of depression in women in transition to menopause.
TLDR
Hormone associations provided corroborating evidence that the changing hormonal milieu contributes to dysphoric mood during transition to menopause and decreased in postmenopausal women.
Exposure to soy-based formula in infancy and endocrinological and reproductive outcomes in young adulthood.
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Exposure to soy formula does not appear to lead to different general health or reproductive outcomes than exposure to cow milk formula, and the findings are reassuring about the safety of infant soy formula.
Latent Variable Models for Mixed Discrete and Continuous Outcomes
We propose a latent variable model for mixed discrete and continuous outcomes. The model accommodates any mixture of outcomes from an exponential family and allows for arbitrary covariate effects, as
Symptoms Associated With Menopausal Transition and Reproductive Hormones in Midlife Women
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The study highlights the role of menopausal stages for some symptoms of midlife women and indicates that stages in the transition to menopause are associated with hot flushes; aches, joint pain, and stiffness; and depressed mood.
Functionally significant SNP MMP8 promoter haplotypes and preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM).
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The functional significance of SNP haplotypes in the MMP8 gene and associations with obstetrical outcomes are demonstrated.
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