Merlin Thomas is a physician and a scientist.  His research laboratory is at the JDRF/ Danielle Alberti Memorial Centre for the study of Diabetes Complications at the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne.




Blog entries by Dr Merlin Thomas

  • How to measure stress

    Measuring stress levels

    We all know we are stressed from time to time, but how do we actually go measure stress?  A stress response that is inadequate leads to problems - either too much st..Read more

  • Can hormone replacement therapy slow aging?

    What is hormone replacement therapy?

    Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is widely used by women who want to manage their menopausal symptoms.Many believe delaying estrogen level loss by u..Read more

  • How Osteoarthritis is Diagnosed

    Diagnosing Osteoarthritis

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is a complex disease process with cartilage thinning and fibrillation, subchondral sclerosis, and osteophyte (bone spur) development. This pr..Read more

  • How To Prevent Osteoarthritis

    What Can I do to Prevent Osteoarthritis?

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is an age-related condition that is increasing in prevalence and one that can result in significant pain and disability. This ..Read more

  • What is Osteoarthritis?

    About Osteoarthritis

    What is Osteoarthritis?

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is a painful condition involving the joints and related joint structures. Your joints are the areas where bones ..Read more

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