A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests that Pfizer’s Chantix, a smoking cessation drug, is safe for your heart — a big relief for smokers, doctors, and treatment facilities alike. 8,000 smokers were randomly assigned Chantix and three other similar cessation medicines for 12 weeks, while an extended study followed 2,400 participants for 12 … Continue reading Chantix Is Safe For Your Heart, New Study Suggests
There has generally been a strong correlation between erectile dysfunction and old age, yet new studies suggest that Viagra is far from an old man’s drug. Viagra, which has been on the market since 1998, has exclusively been thought of as a treatment for ED, usually for older men who are struggling with sexual performance. … Continue reading Viagra: The Next Generation?
Over 80% of internet users search online for health information
A “Mobile Body Area Network,” or “MBAN,” will enable radio communication between tiny devices that are very close together.
Your doctor may need to write you a prescription for some pills, and an app.
Imagine a common medical situation: An older patient, with chronic health issues, needs to be monitored by one or more medical devices regularly. Then a healthcare provider must review the data frequently to monitor the patient’s condition. In the past, this situation mandated that the patient be in a hospital setting, connected to bulky devices, with healthcare personnel nearby. This scenario is very expensive, and is stressful and depressing for the patient, which complicates their treatment and/or recovery.
By EmilyM Looks can be deceiving. If something looks like the real thing and sounds like the real thing, but is offered at a mere fraction of the normal cost…well if you aren’t initially suspicious, maybe it’s time to start asking yourself, “okay what’s the catch?” There is a time to be trusting but when … Continue reading What’s So Bad About “Generic” Viagra?
By EmilyM Today, it is becoming increasingly difficult to tell whether you are getting the real thing or some potentially dangerous knock-off when you order medication online. In an industry that is overwhelmingly filled with scam artists, it’s a bit of an uphill battle to stand out when you are one of the few legit … Continue reading Is it Fake Viagra or the Real Thing?
More important to the discussion of mobile computing in healthcare are the iPhone and iPod Touch, at nearly 100 million units sold.
Sorry guys, I hate to be the bearer of bad news here but no matter how you look at it, erectile dysfunction doesn’t only affect you…but your partner too.
No matter if it begins in the early days of courtship or the golden years of marriage, impotence is that elephant in the room and well… certain men just act a bit crazy in response.