Male contraceptive pill might exist soon

A male contraceptive pill that has been talked about for decades may soon become a reality! Contraception is a domain that has been primarily left to women. A male contraception pill would be ideal for couples who want to share the responsibilities for birth control, for cases where female methods are not feasible and...

Nose-snorting, eye glaring and still together?

Have you ever noticed nose snorts, eye-glaring and hostility in a couple known to you? Have you wondered why they still stick to each other like glue after so much antagonism between them? Well folks, this is human behavior and human behavior is unpredictable, so read on to understand more about them. Partners may claim...

Inappropriate antibiotic prescription continues – Study

Health watchdogs have been repetitively issuing guidelines urging doctors not to prescribe antibiotics for sore throats and bronchitis. These advisories appear to be falling on deaf ears though. Findings of a new study, conducted by researchers Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), suggests the rate of prescription of antibiotics has remained too high for comfort during...

Long working hours can lead you to depression

A recent study has stated that people who work for really long hours at a stretch with high job demands are more likely to undergo depression. New interventions targeting on the combination of "long hours/overworked" (LHO) might prove to be helpful in reducing the risk of depression in the workplace, according to the report...

Exercise helps thwart diet-induced erectile dysfunction

Western diet is predominantly high in sugar, saturated fat and omega3 poly unsaturated fatty acids. Excessive indulgence in such diets is known to induce erectile dysfunction in men. But researchers have found a cure. According to the findings of a new study, exercise can help prevent diet-induced erectile dysfunction (ED), a sexual dysfunction marked by...

Fatty deposits near heart indicate kidney patients’ death

Fatty deposit around the heart is an independent risk marker for coronary heart disease. But researchers have found that it can also be an indicator of high death risk in patients with chronic kidney disease. According to the findings of a new study, hemodialysis patients face higher death risk if they have higher amounts of...

Nitric oxide beads may thwart Erectile Dysfunction: Study

An early stage study has revealed that nitric oxide may be efficacious in helping men surmount impotence. The nitric oxide is filled in tiny beads which are inserted into the penis. Less than 1mm wide in size, these tiny particles then slowly release nitric oxide in the reproductive organ of the males. The release of...

Want to look young for years to come? Let’s slow down the aging!

Desire a younger look for a long time? The only way to keep the wrinkles off your skin, and restore the youthfulness and suppleness of young age, is to go for these “scalpel-less” and “needle free” ways to halt the aging. Did you check out your picture dated five years back? Are you mesmerized by...

Up for ridiculous hilarity! Here are some bizarre pregnancy myths!

A lady once asked a doctor if she was more likely to conceive if her husband wore boxers rather than briefs. The doctor responded by saying her chances were best if he wore nothing at all. Jokes apart!! Pregnancy is time of anxiety, nervousness, sadness and tremendous happiness. When you become pregnant, you have...

Petrified by the constant baby cough? Learn about ‘first flu’

And you thought that finally the baby has fallen asleep! Have you been hit hard by the tough feeding and sleeping schedule of your little one? Barely had you adjusted to the agonizing “stay-awake” nights and the baby was settling down to a routine, and alas coughs and colds start to ring out in...

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