The Guardian view of golf's wedge issue: the triumph of brain and brawn | Editorial
Art gives way to science in yet another sport. But won ’t we all lose out when the magic is gone?Bryson DeChambeau sounds like a character from a novel, one perhaps set on the C ôte d’Azur in the 1930s, a raffish figure with a taste for the high life. He is, in fact, a 27-year-old golfer from California, and the only high life that interests him is the flight of a golf ball, which when hit by Mr DeChambeau goes an outrageous distance. Nicknamed “the scientist” for hi s single-minded application of new ideas about golf club design and swing mechanics – his aim is to do for golf what his h...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Editorial Tags: Sport Golf Albert Einstein Science US Open Cricket Seve Ballesteros Tennis Venus Williams Serena Williams Boxing Football Source Type: news

Lost in Translation (Craig Douglass On Consumers)
The current state of affairs — social, political — is in turmoil in part due to mixed messages from individuals and institutions. The viral pandemic has rendered impotent authoritative and instructive messaging. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 3, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Cinnamon May Slow Progression To Type 2 Diabetes, Boston Study Finds
(CNN) — Cinnamon may improve blood sugar control in people with a condition known as prediabetes and may slow the progression to type 2 diabetes, according to a new pilot study of 51 people with elevated blood sugars. “We are looking for safe, durable and cost-effective approaches to reduce the progression from prediabetes to type 2 diabetes,” said study author Dr. Giulio Romeo, a staff physician at Boston’s Joslin Diabetes Center and the division of endocrinology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. The study published Tuesday in the Journal of the Endocrine Society. “Our 12-week study sh...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Cinnamon CNN Diabetes Source Type: news

Viagra Doesn't Solve All Sexual Problems, Men Discover
MONDAY, July 20, 2020 -- Viagra, the wonder drug for men suffering from impotence, is not a cure for all sexual health ills, a new study shows. Since it hit the scene, men aren't complaining about erectile dysfunction or premature ejaculation as... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 20, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

HEALTH NOTES: Trial for motor neurone drug and why cycling could risk men's sex life
Bike sales have soared during lockdown. But men may want to think twice before donning Lycra and getting in the saddle, as research suggests it could put them at an increased risk of impotence. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Male sexual worries: What has changed in the post-Viagra age?
(European Association of Urology) Scientists report a change in why men seek help for sexual problems, with fewer men complaining about impotence (erectile dysfunction) and premature ejaculation, and more men, especially younger men, complaining about low sexual desire and curvature of the penis (Peyronie's disease). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Disney goes woke for Black Lives Matter - But kowtows to China's racism, concentration camps
(Natural News) Disney is one of the corporations and major Hollywood studios giving full-throated support to the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement. But the company has time and again been impotent on human rights, silent when it was time to confront the Communist government of China. (Articles by John Hayward republished from Breitbart.com) It’s backed... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Checkmate! China ’s Coronavirus Connection
Conclusion In 1919 George A. Soper1 wrote that the deadly Spanish Flu pandemic that swept around the earth was without any precedents, and that there had been no such catastrophe ‘so sudden, so devastating and so universal’. He remarked that, “The most astonishing thing about the pandemic was the complete mystery which surrounded it. Nobody seemed to know what the disease was, where it came from or how to stop it. Anxious minds are inquiring today whether another wave of it will come again”. With close to 3 million positive cases and around 0.2 million deaths worldwide, the coronavirus has compelle...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Simi Mehta Tags: Asia-Pacific Civil Society Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Helping the homeless of Rome combat COVID-19
Credit: Martina Martelloni / INTERSOSBy Elena L. PasquiniROME, Apr 9 2020 (IPS-Partners) Behind the Tiburtina Station, in the East of Rome, with just a small covered area protecting from the inclemency of the weather, sleeping close to each other is the only way to stay warm. A boy of Ivorian origin is alone, far from everyone, in the centre of the sidewalk, exposed to a freezing wind. ‘He told me he preferred to die of cold than to get infected, because he was very scared and he knew that it was not safe for him to be close to the others’, Dr. Antonella Torchiaro told Degrees of Latitude. She is a physician o...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Elena Pasquini Tags: Aid Health Humanitarian Emergencies Source Type: news

Proposed Legislation Targets a Critical Regulatory-Reimbursement Gap for Medical Devices
Reggie Dye went 15 years without seeing a physician, in part because he had always been incredibly healthy. He regularly does high-intensity worksouts, enjoys hiking, golf, and can't remember the last time he even had a cold. But a preventative health evaluation incentive program his company offered in 2016 taught him that even the healthiest individuals are not immune to prostate cancer. After two prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening tests, followed by additional testing, Dye was diagnosed with localized prostate cancer. At first, he was given the choice of active surveillance, als...
Source: MDDI - March 11, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

How patches made from human placenta could save men's love lives
Patches made from human placenta could prevent men becoming impotent following prostate cancer surgery. Incontinence and erectile dysfunction can occur in up to seven in ten men. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction: Eating this fruit could reduce your risk of impotence say experts
ERECTILE dysfunction is a very common problem, particularly among men over the age of 40, but experts have suggested eating a certain fruit could boost blood flow to the penis and reduce the risk of impotence happening. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zapping the penis with sound waves could tackle erectile dysfunction
The therapy delivers up to 2,400 pulses of sound to the shaft of the penis over 20 minutes. Six sessions gave significantly better results than a standard impotence pill alone, Italian researchers found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Main Viagra ingredient can make men see BLUE: Doctors warn of strongest dose of impotence pill
Seventeen men visited a hospital in Turkey with abnormal vision after taking sildenfail, the main ingredient in Viagra. The symptoms wore off after a maximum of 21 days without lasting damage. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could ED Drugs Threaten Men's Vision?
FRIDAY, Feb. 7, 2020 -- Viagra can salvage a man's sex life, but in rare cases it may temporarily steal his sight. Researchers report that some men who took sildenafil -- the generic form of the impotence drug -- suffered from vision problems,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 7, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Taking Viagra can make men see BLUE: Doctors warn of strongest dose of impotence pill
Seventeen men visited a hospital in Turkey with abnormal vision after taking sildenfail, the active ingredient in Viagra. The symptoms wore off after a maximum of 21 days without lasting damage. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testosterone Supplements Won't Help Most Men, Doctors' Group Says
MONDAY, Jan. 6, 2020 -- Testosterone therapy is no fountain of youth for older men, though it might help some who are impotent. That's according to new guidelines from the American College of Physicians -- the first from the group to address the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Viagra user, 26, now impotent after doctors 'mutilated' his penis
Nat Thind, of Hampshire, took Viagra in June. He claims doctors tried to subside his erection for three days before it went down naturally, but he has been left with permanent damage. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men who take small steps are 40% more likely to have erectile dysfunction
A study by scientists in Japan measured men's stride length and found those with smaller steps were more likely to suffer impotence. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction is linked to a '59% higher risk of heart disease'
Chinese scientists looked at 25 studies with a total of more than 154,000 men. They also found impotence raised the men's risk of a stroke by 34 per cent and premature death by 33 per cent. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to naturally avoid erectile dysfunction: Have great oral hygiene
(Natural News) Having good oral hygiene is crucial for your overall health. But did you know that it can also help prevent erectile dysfunction (ED)? According to an interesting study, there is a link between gum disease and ED, or impotence, in men. The study was published in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology and was conducted by researchers from the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Concussions May Leave Former NFL Players With Another Issue: Impotence
MONDAY, Aug. 26, 2019 -- Low testosterone is not something most people typically associate with NFL players. But repeated concussions from professional football appear to be damaging the sex life of players, causing erectile dysfunction and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 26, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How to Survive Medtech & #039;s & #039;Death Valley & #039;
Medical device companies attempting to market a new treatment in the U.S. often make the erroneous assumption that winning FDA approval is the final destination, and success is theirs. In fact, going through the regulatory process is only the halfway point. The grueling path from FDA approval to reimbursement is like a treacherous walk through Death Valley and many companies don’t make it through. In this case study, I discuss the trials and triumphs of bringing robotic high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), a non-invasive procedure for localized prostate cancer, to the U.S.&Aci...
Source: MDDI - August 24, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Marc Oczachowski Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Business Source Type: news

Combining pycnogenol and L-arginine could help address erectile dysfunction naturally, suggests researchers
(Natural News) Taking L-arginine by itself may not be enough to improve the symptoms of erectile dysfunction. But researchers suggest that L-arginine could be taken alongside pycnogenol, thereby increasing the beneficial effects of the two natural compounds on men who have impotence. The body turns L-arginine into nitric oxide. The latter substance serves as a neurotransmitter in the brain, spurs the cardiac muscle... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Help for Impotence Starts With Frank Talk With Doctor
TUESDAY, June 18, 2019 -- Erectile dysfunction is often treatable, but many men hesitate to discuss it with their doctor. What's more, doctors don't often bring it up with their patients, according to Dr. Susan MacDonald, a urological surgeon at... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 18, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Mindfulness can be an active force for change in the world | Letters
Readers debate Robin Purser ’s dismissal of ‘a tool of self-discipline, disguised as self-help’Ronald Purser ’s article on mindfulness (Tune out, 14 June) weaves a sensational point by alleging that this ancient practice is impotent beyond an individual ’s relaxation because there is no call to higher ethics. While he acknowledges one half of the Buddha’s teaching of meditation – to alleviate suffering – he overlooks the second half, meditation as a path to enlightenment. That comes naturally with a dedicated practice, and that’s where et hics come in. If the author&rsq...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 16, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Mindfulness Activism Protest Psychology Society Buddhism Source Type: news

Uganda: Residents Reject Indoor Spraying Programme, Fear Being Impotent
[Monitor] Many residents of Lira and Alebtong districts have rejected government's national Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) programme meant for malaria control, claiming it makes men impotent. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 5, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Does Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Raise Dementia Risk?
SUNDAY, May 5, 2019 -- When men with prostate cancer have to take drugs that block the testosterone fueling their tumors, they can suffer a host of side effects that include impotence, bone loss, heart trouble and obesity. But new research uncovers... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 5, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Business psychologist, 71, undergoes a new treatment to reduce impotence risk
Surgery for prostate cancer may cause incontinence and impotence. Michael Wellin, 71, from London, underwent a new procedure that reduces those risks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ask What Are the Signs of Impotence in a Man
What Are the Signs of Impotence in a Man? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 11, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction | Medscape Erectile Dysfunction | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines for erectile dysfunction (formerly known as male impotence), the causes of erectile dysfunction, and erectile dysfunction treatment, including erectile dysfunction drugs and options for'impotence treatment,'in addition to erectile dysfunction medication. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Woman given impotence cream for eye problem
Its name was similar to one for dry eye and was given by mistake to a woman, who was injured as a result. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As Medical Marketing Soars, Is Regulation Needed?
TUESDAY, Jan. 8, 2019 -- Turn on prime-time TV and you'll likely see a pitch for arthritis or impotence pills, and maybe a cancer center. Advertisers spent nearly $10 billion marketing prescription drugs and medical services to the American public... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 8, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

There is hope amidst environmental anxiety, says a scholar of ecotheology
(University of Helsinki) Climate change affects everyone. Awareness of the vast scope and rapid pace of the required adjustments may cause feelings of impotence. According to Panu Pihkala, an ecotheologian, the power of constructive actions and political influence is also inherent in the correct processing of eco-anxiety. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Essential Screening Tests and Men's Health
[Guardian] Getting the right screening test at the right time is one of the most important things a man can do for his health. Screenings find diseases early, before you have symptoms, when they're easier to treat. With early detection, colon cancer can be nipped in the bud. Finding diabetes early may help prevent complications such as vision loss and impotence. The tests you need are based on your age and risk factors. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 7, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Why Are We All Having So Little Sex?
Matt, a 34-year-old data analyst from Texas, and his wife dated for seven years before getting married in 2013. When they didn’t live together, they had sex every time they saw each other. After they moved in, however, he says things changed. Their sex life became inconsistent. They’d have a really active week and then a month with nothing, or just one at-bat. It began to hurt their relationship. At one point early in their marriage, Matt’s wife got pregnant, but they weren’t sure the marriage was going to make it, so they terminated the pregnancy. Part of the problem for Matt, who spoke to TIME abo...
Source: TIME: Health - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Sexual Health Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction - how the clocks going back this weekend could treat the condition
ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include medicines to lower blood pressure as well as hormone replacement. With the clocks going back this weekend, patients could lower their risk of impotence with the added daytime hour, it ’s been claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Three natural remedies that treat erectile dysfunction
(Natural News) Erectile dysfunction, also known as impotence, is a bigger problem than it’s often given credit for. Its effects go beyond sexual satisfaction, influencing even its sufferers’ quality of life, relationships, and risk for psychological problems like depression. Although there are medications to address the problem, homeopathic treatments are seen as a safer option... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Men Who Smoke Unaware of Erectile Dysfunction Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Impotence warnings might motivate men to kick the habit (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - October 11, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Could Impotence Be in Your Genes?
Gene changes in a specific spot in the human genome are significantly associated with an increased risk of impotence, researchers have found. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genetic glitch increases men's risk of impotence, study says
Scientists say they've located the first well-documented genetic glitch that increases a man's risk of impotence (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Millions of impotent men may be able to blame their DNA
Armed with the groundbreaking new research, new treatments that could benefit the affected men could be developed, scientists at Kaiser Permanente in California say. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genetic glitch increases men's risk of impotence, study says
Scientists say they've located the first well-documented genetic glitch that increases a man's risk of impotence (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Could Impotence Be in Your Genes?
MONDAY, Oct. 8, 2018 -- Scientists report they have uncovered the first evidence that erectile dysfunction may have genetic underpinnings. In the study, the researchers analyzed data from hundreds of thousands of men. The investigators found gene... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 8, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask Well: Which Drug for Erectile Dysfunction Is Better: Viagra or Cialis?
Four drugs have been approved for erectile dysfunction. Which is best depends on your individual needs and desires. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD KLASCO, M.D. Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Sex Viagra (Drug) Impotence Cialis (Drug) Levitra (Drug) Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction - add this £1 food to your dinner to slash your risk of impotence
ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include viagra, hormone replacement, or a change to your medication schedule. But, add this one food to your diet could slash your risk of impotence symptoms, scientists have claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra could be a new miracle cure for blindness, scientists claim  
The anti-impotence drug may stop age-related macular degeneration.   This follows a two-year trial led at Columbia University in New York. The condition is the UK’s leading cause of blindness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impotent men could find new hope... in an oxygen chamber
Researchers at Tel Aviv university in Israel recorded the sexual function of participants via both questionnaires and MRI scans of seven of the men ’s genitals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Babies die after mums given Viagra in Dutch trial
Dutch scientists have urgently stopped the research with the anti-impotence drug in pregnancy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Babies die after mums given anti-impotence drug in Dutch trial
Dutch scientists call an immediate halt to research with the anti-impotence drug in pregnancy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news