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Hormone Deficiencies: Effect of Radiation Exposure

In a new study, University of Cincinnati (UC) researchers, in collaboration with Massachusetts General Hospital, have detailed the effect of radiation exposure on the development of hormone deficiency in pediatric and young adult patients treated for brain tumors.

Soccer Heading: Women's Brains More Vulnerable than Men's to Injury

Women's brains are much more vulnerable than men's to injury from repeated soccer heading, according to a new study by researchers. The study found that regions of damaged brain tissue were five times more extensive in female soccer players than in males, suggesting that sex-specific guidelines may be warranted for preventing soccer-related head injuries. The results were published online today in Radiology.