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

'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 […]

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

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 … […]

Preventive care tests raise health care costs

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 […]

Type 2 Diabetes And Its Effect To African American Women

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 […]

Post-Brachytherapy Erectile Function Preserved in Most Men

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

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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Cosmetic surgery addict with 36k breasts spends £130k to look like her

31 August 2014

Cosmetic surgery addict with 36k breasts spends £130k to look like her … When Krystina Butel decided to get her caricature done on holiday, she never thought she would spend the next fifteen years trying to look just like it. Krystina, 30, has forked out over a whopping £130,000 on plastic surgery to transform herself […]

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Aspirin Effective for Clot Prevention in Certain Patients

31 August 2014

Aspirin Effective for Clot Prevention in Certain Patients A recent study found that a daily dose of aspirin reduced the risk of recurrent venous thromboembolism (VTE) for those who could not take long-term anticoagulant drugs. The researchers noted that patients should talk to their doctors before taking aspirin. Full News here – Read more on […]

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31 August 2014

tech While gamers probably don't need another reason to pick up the controller, a study has found that playing video games may be a more effective method for treating depression than taking the "gold standard" antidepressant Lexapro. But there's a catch … Full News here – Read more on USA TODAY

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Australian Mesothelioma Registry releases 3rd Annual Data Report

31 August 2014

Australian Mesothelioma Registry releases 3rd Annual Data Report The Australian Mesothelioma Registry (AMR) has released its third annual report that shows rates of new cases and deaths from mesothelioma in the country. This year's edition focuses on mesothelioma cases diagnosed during 2013 and notified to the … Full News here – Read more on SafetyCulture

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Vacuum pumps help treat erectile dysfunction in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients

31 August 2014

Vacuum pumps help treat erectile dysfunction in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients Enrolled in the trial were 66 diabetes mellitus patients with erectile dysfunction for at least six months who were not satisfied with 100 mg sildenafil monotherapy. All patients were divided into two groups, with one receiving vacuum erection device … Full News here […]

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“Drive for Five” Diabetes Walk/Run set for August 30th

31 August 2014

“Drive for Five” Diabetes Walk/Run set for August 30th “Drive for Five” Diabetes Walk/Run on August 30th supports The National Diabetes Initiative. This three mile walk/run will take place at the Dr. Richard Showers Center Track located at 4600 Blue Spring Rd, Huntsville, AL 35801. Registration starts at 7 … Full News here – Read […]

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Can Walmart make $4 co-pay work for primary care?

31 August 2014

Can Walmart make co-pay work for primary care? LaPerre was in Carrollton, Georgia, in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains, to open the ninth Walmart Care Clinic. Three more are planned this year as part of a pilot program to offer primary care services such as health screenings and disease … Full News here – Read […]

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'Black box' warning on antidepressants vastly reduced lawsuits against Eli

31 August 2014

'Black box' warning on antidepressants vastly reduced lawsuits against Eli … He settled his last Lilly case last year, involving a South Dakota boy who committed suicide on Christmas Eve 2004, four weeks after taking Cymbalta. He has just two other cases left in court. Both involve Forest Laboratories and its drug Lexapro. The … […]

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26 Lira market traders injured in accident

31 August 2014

26 Lira market traders injured in accident More victims were requested to carry out an x-ray and CT scan to establish the problem with their waist, chest, and neck as many complained of severe pain. Children looking at the truck which overturned and injured 26 traders. PHOTO/ Hudson Apunyo. Full News here – Read more […]

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CCGs rationing prescribing of generic Viagra

31 August 2014

CCGs rationing prescribing of generic Viagra CCG prescribing teams in some areas have written to GPs to inform them they can now prescribe sildenafil to any man with erectile dysfunction because of the change in national regulations – but also told them they must limit the number of treatments to … Full News here – […]

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Higher Ground: What we can learn from Robin Williams

31 August 2014

Higher Ground: What we can learn from Robin Williams Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) such as Lexapro, Paxil, and Zoloft, used to treat anxiety and depression, are known to have a side effect of suicidal thoughts, especially in those under 25. Reports have said that while he was suffering … Full News here – Read […]

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Vitamin D, Asthma Exacerbations: Is There a Connection?

31 August 2014

Vitamin D, Asthma Exacerbations: Is There a Connection? While a new study has found no significant association between serum 25OHD (vitamin D) levels and physician-diagnosed asthma, a strong association was seen between vitamin D levels and asthma exacerbations. Data reviewed on a cohort of adults aged … Full News here – Read more on Monthly Prescribing […]

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LA DOSIS EXACTA Interacción del Sildenafil con el Jugo de Toronja – Medical Informer Video

30 August 2014

Un joven motivado por una muchacha que conoció decide tomar Sildenafil para lograr un mejor desempeño sexual, un tiempo después toma jugo de toronjas. En est… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Lane County Property Owners Wary After Mill Fire Spreads Ash Debris

30 August 2014

Lane County Property Owners Wary After Mill Fire Spreads Ash Debris Springfield, Oregon – A fire occurred last week at the Springfield Plywood and Veneer mill, and according to the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA), a sample of ash debris that is believed to have come from the mill has tested positive for … […]

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