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STOP Alzheimer’s Forum Focuses on Women

May 20, 2016 | Nearly two-thirds of people with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and a STOP Alzheimer’s education forum audience recently found out how, in some cases, estrogen-replacement might help some perimenopausal women to reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s dementia. James Simpkins speaks to the STOP Alzheimer's audience about his research into the linkage [...]

By | May 20th, 2016|University News|0 Comments

Menopause Expert Commentary in JAMA

Feb. 25, 2015 | Gloria Richard-Davis, M.D., director of reproductive endocrinology at UAMS and an international expert on fertility and menopause, has co-authored commentary on a study on  physical symptoms in menopause published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) - Internal Medicine.

By | February 25th, 2015|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Shows Estrogen May Protect Women from Severe Liver Fibrosis

LITTLE ROCK – New research led by a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) hepatologist suggests that estrogen protects women with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) from severe liver fibrosis.

By | November 22nd, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Fertility Specialist Gloria Richard-Davis, M.D., Joins UAMS

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Fertility and reproductive endocrinology specialist Gloria Richard-Davis, M.D., has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and will see infertility and gynecology patients at offices in the Freeway Medical Tower.</p>

By | April 24th, 2013|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments