Hormone Replacement May Protect Women's Kidneys, Study Suggests

TUESDAY, Oct. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Hormone replacement therapy may be good for a woman's kidneys, a preliminary study suggests.

As HIV Patients Live Longer, Certain Cancer Risks Rise: Study

MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Antiretroviral therapy has extended the lives of people with HIV, but living longer may increase these patients' risk for certain cancers.

Could Injection Be Used Someday to Spay or Neuter Pets?

MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A single injection might control fertility in pets and other animals, a new study suggests.

Transgender Discrimination Linked to Risky Health Behaviors

FRIDAY, Oct. 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Discrimination may trigger risky health behaviors by transgender Americans, a new study suggests.

Mouse Study Hints at New 'Male Contraceptive'

THURSDAY, Oct. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A discovery in mice could pave the way to a reversible, non-hormonal form of birth control for men, researchers report.

Science Probes Why Beauty Is In Eye of the Beholder

THURSDAY, Oct. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Think Brad Pitt is as handsome as George Clooney? Why or why not?

Could Your Cellphone Be Harming Your Love Life?

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Spending too much time on your cellphone can take a toll on your love life, a new study finds.

Less Sleep May Mean Less Sex After Menopause

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Too little sleep may lead to too little intimacy for postmenopausal women, a new study finds.

Earlier Hormone Therapy May Pose Less Risk for Menopausal Women

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women who start hormone therapy toward the beginning of menopause may have a lower risk of developing heart disease, new research suggests.

Gene Tied to Adult Depression After Childhood Abuse

THURSDAY, Sept. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Even though survivors of childhood physical or sexual abuse can face a higher risk for depression as adults, not everyone will become depressed.