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Learn how to manage diabetes at free class

Learn how to manage diabetes at free class An all-day diabetes self management class is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Burlington Fire House, 6050 Fire House Lane, Burlington. Registration is required. A free lunch and a diabetes toolkit will be provided to those … Full News here – […]

Chinese businessman arrested for secretly adding Viagra to alcoholic drinks

Chinese businessman arrested for secretly adding Viagra to alcoholic drinks The man, described as the founder of a liquor factory in the province of Hubei, is suspected of adding Sildenafil, a chemical compound used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, to alcoholic drinks marketed as "nutritional" and "healthy" for 30 … Full News here – […]

Lobos likely without Wiggins, Jones and Gautsche on Saturday

Lobos likely without Wiggins, Jones and Gautsche on Saturday Davie also said cornerback Cranston Jones will likely miss Saturday's game. Jones suffered an elbow injury against the Miners. “We're going to do a CT scan to make sure there's not some sort of crack in there,” said Davie. “The x-ray was negative, they … Full […]

Ellen Shaw de Paredes, breast cancer screening pioneer, loses cancer battle

Ellen Shaw de Paredes, breast cancer screening pioneer, loses cancer battle RICHMOND, Va. — A Richmond radiologist and pioneer in the field of breast cancer screening has lost her own battle with cancer. Ellen Shaw de Paredes, 62, died Saturday after complications from endometrial cancer. Friends said Paredes was more than a … Full News here […]

This Is What Anxiety Looks Like

This Is What Anxiety Looks Like For now, I am on Lexapro and a little Xanax (only if I need it for travel). When I am not on medication, I get this feeling inside of me sometimes that feels like all my insides are going to burst out of my chest and onto the floor […]

Want a beautiful back? All you need is aspirin and yoghurt!

01 September 2014

Want a beautiful back? All you need is aspirin and yoghurt! Better yet, crush five aspirin tablets into 1tbsp plain, full-fat yogurt and honey to create a back mask. Thanks to its salicylic acid content, aspirin is thought to reduce swelling, unclog pores and soften skin — though before using this back mask it … […]

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Standing Up To Cancer: Farrah Fawcett's Dream Continues

01 September 2014

Standing Up To Cancer: Farrah Fawcett's Dream Continues Stewart relates that the delay in Fawcett receiving her first colonoscopy may have resulted in her being diagnosed with stage 4 anal cancer. Although Fawcett was diagnosed with anal cancer, she apparently was never diagnosed with HPV, according to … Full News here – Read more on Forbes

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Should impotency tests before marriage be compulsory?

01 September 2014

Should impotency tests before marriage be compulsory? Erectile dysfunction Keeping impotency or frigidity under wraps at the time of tying the knot that causes marital discord and break-up has triggered a debate following a high court poser to the government why then not punish the guilty. Observing it is … Full News here – Read […]

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Prevention of hyperoxia-induced bronchial hyperreactivity by sildenafil and

01 September 2014

Prevention of hyperoxia-induced bronchial hyperreactivity by sildenafil and … ObjectiveHyperoxia exposure leads to the development of lung injury and bronchial hyperreactivity (BHR) via involvement of nitric oxide (NO) pathway. We aimed at characterizing whether the stimulation of the NO pathway by sildenafil or vasoactive … Full News here – Read more on 7thSpace Interactive (press […]

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New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms

01 September 2014

New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms The federal agency that had trouble launching a health insurance website last fall has a massive new project. Any glitches on this one could delay tax refunds for many Americans. Because of complicated connections between the new health care law and … Full News here – Read more on Fox […]

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A Review of the Use of Tadalafil in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic

01 September 2014

A Review of the Use of Tadalafil in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic … Epidemiological data link erectile dysfunction (ED) and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)-associated lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), two highly prevalent conditions in aging men, assuming common pathophysiological pathways. Tadalafil 5 mg once … Full News here – Read more on Medscape

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Lamm thankful for support in cancer fight

01 September 2014

Lamm thankful for support in cancer fight Lamm thankful for support in cancer fight. Teena Lamm will learn next week if more surgery needed. By Lisa Boykin Batts Times Life Editor Teena Lamm is returning to Georgia next week, back to Cancer Treatment Centers of America where she will learn if … Full News here – […]

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NHS decides to dish out much more Viagra on prescription

01 September 2014

NHS decides to dish out much more Viagra on prescription Doctors are also concerned about sildenafil being used as a recreational drug. Viagra — both the branded and generic versions — has been linked to 134 deaths since 1998, according to the UK drugs regulator, Medicines and Healthcare Products … Full News here – Read more […]

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Carolina plastic surgery – Dr. John Lettieri discusses Breast Cosmetic Surgery – Medical Informer Video

01 September 2014

See Dr. John Lettieri, plastic surgeon, discuss breast augmentation implant options such as cohesive gel, or “gummy bear” implants. See before and after pict…

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'Viagra' on the NHS is rationed to one a week: Health managers in cost-cutting

01 September 2014

'Viagra' on the NHS is rationed to one a week: Health managers in cost-cutting … In a missive to GPs in the West Midlands, managers at NHS Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) demanded GPs limit their prescribing of sildenafil. They wrote: 'In light of the pressure on NHS budgets, patients who are eligible […]

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Slidell mom was driving drunk with toddler triplets in back seat, cops say

01 September 2014

Slidell mom was driving drunk with toddler triplets in back seat, cops say Licia Greenleaf, 41, had a blood alcohol content of more than twice the legal limit, and allegedly admitted to taking Lexapro and Xanax and to drinking wine before leaving her house on Dillon Drive Thursday (Aug. 21) evening, according to Sheriff Jack … […]

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Preventive care tests raise health care costs

01 September 2014

Preventive care tests raise health care costs Making an economic case for colonoscopies is much more difficult. Colonoscopies are both a routine screening as well as a diagnostic tool when there are symptoms. And they are also a treatment procedure to remove polyps that may be precancerous. Full News here – Read more on The […]

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Type 2 Diabetes And Its Effect To African American Women

01 September 2014

Type 2 Diabetes And Its Effect To African American Women Type 2 diabetes can be categorized as the most common type of diabetes that affects people worldwide. In the United States alone, at least 90% of people with diabetes are affected with type 2 diabetes. While diabetes can be controlled, you cannot … Full News […]

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Post-Brachytherapy Erectile Function Preserved in Most Men

31 August 2014

Post-Brachytherapy Erectile Function Preserved in Most Men All patients completed the International Index of Erectile Function 5-item questionnaire before treatment and at regular follow-up post-treatment. Of the 366 patients, 277 (76%) reported normal erectile function and 89 (24%) reported mild erectile … Full News here – Read more on Renal and Urology News

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AstraZeneca boosted by start of new cancer drug trial

31 August 2014

AstraZeneca boosted by start of new cancer drug trial AstraZeneca is already studying MEDI-4736 in lung cancer and head and neck cancer. Head of medicines development Briggs Morrison said in July that it might start tests in another tumour type in 2014 but he did not identify colorectal cancer as a target … Full News […]

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