Infertile men face heart disease risk

September 27th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Men unable to procreate are more likely to die of heart disease than those with children, a study says.Researchers tracking a sample of infertile men for ... Read more...

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New device to explore your guts

September 8th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 8 (IANS) Gastric disorders can now be easily diagnosed with the help of a new device that provides unprecedented clarity of muscular contractions even in the deepest digestive ... Read more...

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Belly button surgery to simplify and improve kidney ops

July 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): Surgeons have been able to simplify and improve minimally invasive surgery for cancer patients by reducing the number of abdominal incisions - by limiting it to the belly ... Read more...

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Soon, spray to help treat premature ejaculation

June 1st, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): An investigational new drug PSD502 has been found highly effective in treating primary premature ejaculation (PE).Shionogi Pharma, Inc., a U.S.-based group company of Shionogi & Co., Ltd., has ... Read more...

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Protein that spurs spread of prostate cancer discovered

May 20th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that Stat5, a signaling protein previously found to be key to survival of prostate cancer, is also involved in metastasis.The study, conducted by researchers from ... Read more...

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Gujarat government suspends medical council chief Desai

May 9th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 9 (IANS) Ketan Desai, president of the Medical Council of India (MCI) who was arrested last month on corruption charges, has been suspended by the Gujarat government as professor of ... Read more...

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March Madness NCAA Best Time For Vasectomy

February 21st, 2010 - 10:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Chicago, Feb 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) To make the Basketball fans happy, the 21st Century Urology in Orland Park has come up with not so painful plan. The doctors of this ... Read more...

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Provincial Chinese doctors victims of sex, lies and bribery

May 28th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 28 (ANI): A provincial hospital in China's Jiangsu Province has had to take the extraordinary step of publicly denying that any of its staff were infected with HIV, following a ... Read more...

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Collagen injections may benefit incontinence patients when surgery fails

March 18th, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): Collagen injections can be beneficial for patients who still suffer from stress urinary incontinence (SUI) even after urethral or periurethral surgery, according to a study.Collagen has been ... Read more...

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Having sex thrice a week halves erectile dysfunction risk in men

July 3rd, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): A new study has revealed that frequent intercourse can cut erectile dysfunction (ED) risk in men.Researchers from Finland have revealed that men who had intercourse more often ... Read more...

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Ultrasonic tattoo eraser for painless removal of body art

March 18th, 2008 - 11:06 am ICT by admin
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Removing tattoos may soon be easy, painless and risk free, thanks to researchers at the University of Pittsburgh, USA, who have come up with an ultrasonic tattoo ... Read more...

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Here comes India’s first health mall

March 11th, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by admin
Chandigarh, March 11 (IANS) Bringing all health-related facilities under one roof, a private-sector speciality hospital Tuesday commissioned the first-of-its-kind 'health mall' at Mohali town adjoining Chandigarh. The 190-bed Ivy multi-speciality hospital management ... Read more...

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