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Can Losing Weight Treat My ED?

Can Losing Weight Treat My ED? Weight control will help improve your blood pressure and that alone may have a positive impact on your ED. Be aware that some commonly used blood pressure meds do cause ED, even at low doses. Medications used for weight loss are often not worth the … Full News here – […]

Industrial CT Scanning Supports Additive Manufacturing/Rapid Prototyping

Industrial CT Scanning Supports Additive Manufacturing/Rapid Prototyping With reverse engineering applications, Industrial CT (Computed Tomography) is able to capture internal external part geometry for 3D printing, laser sintering and rapid prototyping applications. For additive manufacturing applications the dataset is … Full News here – Read more on ThomasNet News (press release) (blog)

Amid lawsuits, Oregon needs Oracle's help with health-insurance site transition

Amid lawsuits, Oregon needs Oracle's help with health-insurance site transition Oregon officials still need Oracle's cooperation to meet a looming deadline related to the state's troubled health-insurance exchange website, even as both sides have lodged lawsuits against one another. The state hired Oracle to help it build the … Full News here – Read more […]

NIH Recommends 88 Drugs Be Tested For Efficacy And Safety For Children

NIH Recommends 88 Drugs Be Tested For Efficacy And Safety For Children Released last Monday, the “priority list” features 17 categories of treatments from cardiovascular disease to dermatologic conditions and includes 88 different drugs the agency says are top priority — including sildenafil (Viagra), epogen, fluconazole … Full News here – Read more on Pharmaceutical […]

Rare Fossilized Dinosaur Egg Believed To Be 70-Million Years Old

Rare Fossilized Dinosaur Egg Believed To Be 70-Million Years Old The traditional way to look inside dinosaur eggs without cutting them open is to use a two-dimensional CT scan. But now John Paul wants to take things to the next level, using a synchrotron scanner at the National Museum of Wales in the United Kingdom. […]

The last honest conservative: Meet the brilliant Ronald Reagan appointee

02 September 2014

The last honest conservative: Meet the brilliant Ronald Reagan appointee … He also noted that no “other procedure performed outside a hospital, even one as invasive as a surgical abortion (such as a colonoscopy) … and even if performed when the patient is under general anesthesia … is required by Wisconsin law to be … […]

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Plant sale fundraiser to aid horticulture agent

02 September 2014

Plant sale fundraiser to aid horticulture agent A colonoscopy revealed a blockage in his upper colon and he was diagnosed with cancer. Two hours later he was in surgery. “The surgery revealed that the cancer would probably come back if I didn't have the whole colon out,” Porter said in a 2009 … Full News […]

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Shift work linked to greater diabetes risk

02 September 2014

Shift work linked to greater diabetes risk “Over the past decades, a few epidemiological studies have assessed the association between shift work and the risk of diabetes mellitus with the inconsistent results,” said Lu, a researcher at Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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Colonoscopy MiraLAX preparation by Dayton Gastroenterology, Inc., Dayton, Ohio

Colonoscopy MiraLAX preparation by Dayton Gastroenterology, Inc., Dayton, Ohio – Medical Informer Video

02 September 2014

Sanjay Sandhir, M.D., board certified gastroenterologist, shares the importance of a screening colonoscopy and how to prepare for your procedure. This video … Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Symptoms of Asthma in Adults

02 September 2014

Symptoms of Asthma in Adults She also began experiencing episodes of breathlessness and, finally, a pulmonologist diagnosed her with asthma and prescribed steroids. Two days later, she was feeling—and breathing—much better. While often viewed as a childhood diagnosis, asthma … Full News here – Read more on The State Journal-Register

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Advocate of the Month – August 2014

02 September 2014

Advocate of the Month – August 2014 The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance would like to thank Marcus Lovett for sharing the story of how mesothelioma affected his mother and his family's lives as our August Advocate of the Month. Marcus' mother's mesothelioma diagnosis inspired him to share a … Full News here – Read more on Mesothelioma.com […]

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Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients

02 September 2014

Georgia Regents researchers investigate ways to help cystic fibrosis patients … Now the GRU team is trying to identify whether that is the source of exercise intolerance and what intervention might work. Sildenafil citrate, the generic form of Viagra, is known to help dilate blood vessels. So the question becomes “once it dilates … Full […]

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"Gap" health insurance plan to soon be implemented in Sullivan County

02 September 2014

"Gap" health insurance plan to soon be implemented in Sullivan County BLOUNTVILLE — If you're a Sullivan County school employee or taxpayer, the "gap" is not a play for teenagers or young adults to buy clothes. Instead, it's a supplemental health insurance that could save school teachers and other employees money as … Full News […]

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At the Walla Walla VA, doctor disillusionment

02 September 2014

At the Walla Walla VA, doctor disillusionment “Every patient I had has to travel to Walla Walla to get a colonoscopy,” Hibbs explained. “They have to go to the toilet for hours beforehand, they can't eat. then they want them to travel to Walla Walla, with someone, for the procedure? A lot of my … […]

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Learn how to manage diabetes at free class

02 September 2014

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 – […]

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Chinese businessman arrested for secretly adding Viagra to alcoholic drinks

02 September 2014

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 – […]

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Lobos likely without Wiggins, Jones and Gautsche on Saturday

02 September 2014

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 […]

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

02 September 2014

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 […]

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This Is What Anxiety Looks Like

02 September 2014

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 […]

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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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