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Sex hormones for gender transitioning hike risk of stroke, heart attacks, study finds

As doctors consider how young is too young to give sex hormones to children who say they are transgender, more research is linking gender-affirming hormone therapy with an increased risk of strokes, blood clots and heart attacks. A new analysis found that trans women — people born male who identify as female — on hormone therapy… Read More »

Healthcare providers increasingly lucrative for pros’ ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks are continuing to proliferate, as hackers have become professionals and are operating as a business. Hackers are no longer primarily acting alone, but in concert with each other and sharing the rewards, according to Jason Green, chief revenue officer at Trustifi, an email security vendor with products that include 256-bit military-grade email encryption,… Read More »

Study: Christmas Eve May Be When Your Risk For Heart Attacks Is Highest

A SWEDEHEART of a study showed significant increases in hospitalizations for heart attacks on Christmas Eve. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house. Not a creature was stirring, but what about cholesterol plaques? According to a study just published in the BMJ, it’s not mice moving that should be the… Read More »