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The Custom of Circumcision Decline in the US
... include a lower risk of urinary tract infections, penile
cancer and sexually transmitted diseases. The risk...cause of some evidence that it reduces the risk of penile
cancer, urinary tract infections, HIV and perhaps other sexual transmitted diseases. Many major insu...
Impotence and Incontinence Greatly Reduced With New Prostate Cancer Treatment
...her side at the base of the prostate) that control penile
function. After surgery or conventional teletherapy, between 40-100% of men will be left impotent, and 35% of surgery patients will suffer incontinence. In brachytherapy, on the other hand, the tumour is irradiated from the inside. In prostate canc...
Urologists Begin Clinical Trials on Treatment of Peyronies Disease
...t promise for the penis extender as a non-surgical penile
augmentation device. The controlled sample indic...urgical devices for the treatment of mild cases of penile
curvature. For Mor Information Please Contact:- Adam Griffin, firstname.lastname@example.org...
Research Says Small Penis Syndrome Affects Men Than Women
... more than 50 international research projects into penile
size and small penis syndrome carried out since 19...r cent of women were satisfied with their partners penile
size, but only 55 per cent of men were satisfied. Two studies reported that 90 per cent of women...
Gene Therapy a Better Alternative to Viagra Please
...ignificant recovery and were able to regain normal penile
function after four weeks. ED, often referred to as impotence, means inability to get a good enough erection to achieve satisfactory intercourse, but it varies in severity. There are many causes, and many effective treatments, including drugs like ...
Health Drink Blamed for Persistent Penile Erection
...ad problems and had to be hospitalised briefly for penile
artery embolisation, a procedure to close off blood vessels to lessen the likelihood of an erection. In his lawsuit, that sought unspecified damages, he has named Novartis Consumer Health Inc as a defendant. The advertisements for Boost Plus desc...
New York City Plans to Promote Circumcision
...promote entry of the virus. After circumcision the penile
shaft and glans develops more epithelial keratinization, a process which makes the penis less susceptible to viral invasion. The WHO endorsement had come in the wake of studies done in Uganda, Kenya and South Africa. In the trials circumcision was...
Promoting Circumcision to Prevent HIV is Misguided and Will Backfire: ICGI
...", shows that circumcision significantly decreases penile
sensitivity, not only raising serious human rights... concern that circumcised men, with one-fourth the penile
sensitivity as intact men, might not wear condoms, which further desensitize the penis. If such c...
Erectile Dysfunction in Diabetes Due to Defect in the NO Mechanisms
...ibed by such patients. This study examined induced penile
erection, yawning and stretch in diabetic rats. Ma...e within the forebrain that has been implicated in penile
erection. The investigators also examined central nitric oxide (NO within the PVN) which plays an im...
Indore Surgeon Offers New Hope for Erectile Dysfunction
...irst of its kind in the world - will not only cure penile
problems, but "also lead to an answer for all incu...tion," Agarwal told IANS on telephone. "Surgical penile
treatment with silicon implants in such patients is done but it is very expensive, full of complicat...
HIV Risk Reduced With Male Genital Hygiene
...l in London observed the presence of "subpreputial penile
wetness," under the foreskin of most uncircumcised...tion was 66.3 percent prevalent in the men who had penile
wetness, as against 45.9 percent in men who had no wetness. It was also observed that the extent of ...
Pain Relief During Circumcision
...used for treating circumcision pain are the dorsal penile
nerve block and the subcutaneous ring block, which involve injecting the painkiller lidocaine to decrease pain. Researchers say topical anesthetic creams are less effective at reducing pain but are safe and provide some pain relief. Source:Eureka...
HPV Vaccine Effective Against Cervical Cancer
...uding some vulvar and vaginal cancers in women and penile
cancers in men. Approximately 50% of all sexually active women are infected with one or more high risk HPV types, and by age 50 at least 80% of women will have acquired genital HPV infection. Approximately 74% of new HPV infections occurred among ind...
American Wins Lawsuit Over Penile Implant Malfunction
...re than $400,000 in a lawsuit over a malfunctioned penile
implant that gave him a 10-year erection//. Charles 'Chick' Lennon, 68, of New York city, received the steel and plastic implant in 1996, about two years before Viagra entered the market, reported the online edition of Jamaica Observer. The impot...
Scientists Engineer Artificial Penis
...sts involving rabbits, where the animal’s very own penile
cells were used to engineer an artificial penis, m...ere introduced with a graft made from manufactured penile
tissue. The animals were allowed to re-grow penises to full size enabling normal functions, even cap...
Statins For Erectile Dysfunction- An Alternative To Viagra?
...sclerosis, a consequence of plaque build up in the penile
arteries, often results in ED. Previous studies have already established an association between heart disease and erectile dysfunction. Both the conditions share similar risk factors. Infact, ED can be a marker for the presence of heart disease. ...
Misplaced Priorities in Medicaid Dispensation
...ing up for frivolous operations like a sex change, penile
implants and breast lift up jobs, to suit people’s fancy. Auditor Brian Sonntag, found many fishy areas in the Medicaid expenses with thousands of dubious expenditures in 2004 fiscal year. One account in particular threw him off balance – Where M...
Satisfied Sexual Intercourse for Impotence men with Penile Prosthesis
...le dysfunction (ED) can be cured effective only by penile
prosthesis and the study was conducted in 504 ED p...patients were able to have sexual intercourse with penile
prosthesis. Erectile dysfunction or Impotence is the inability to achieve an erection. Erectile dy...
Erectile dysfunction: an early warning sign of clinically silent coronary artery disease?
...problem that needs to be investigated. The smaller penile
arteries suffer obstruction from plaque burden earlier than the larger coronary arteries hence ED may be symptomatic before a coronary event. The purpose of the study, conducted in the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy, was to as...
Will bicycling affect your sexual health?
...ble for compression and temporary occlusion of the penile
blood flow. Moreover, there exists a hypothesis that the lining of the compressed blood vessels could be damaged, leading to potential permanent artery blockage. However, not all men who ride bicycles will develop erectile dysfunction. Sexual heal...