Steve holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, Canada. He worked as a medical scientist for 18 years, within both industry and academia, where his research focused on the discovery of new medicines to treat inflammatory disorders and infectious diseases. Steve recently stepped away from the lab and into science communications, where he’s helping make medical science information more accessible for everyone.
A 67-year-old woman developed bone cancer 30 years after receiving radiation therapy to treat Cushing’s disease, according to a case report. Although the risk of bone cancer after radiation ... Read more
Abnormal fat accumulation, including increased bone marrow fat and insulin resistance, can lead to bone loss and a greater likelihood of fractures in people with Cushing’s disease, researchers report. ... Read more