Results from a study into diabetes conducted by Irish-based doctors were delivered on Monday night at The Endocrine Society’s 94th Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas. Doctors from Dublin analysed almost 900 males for their ‘Diabetes Prevention Program’. The men who were involved in the study had an average age of 54 years old and all had prediabetes, which means they were at a heightened risk of de
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Premature ejaculation in men is the ability to last during sex for a time period deemed ‘satisfactory’ for either partner. However, fully defining the phrase has long been difficult for many people. What one couple deem satisfactory may be unsatisfactory to another couple. This condition of ‘coming too soon’ is particularly common in younger males who are sexually inexperienced or men who are wi
The global crackdown on counterfeit drugs has continued this week after five men were arrested in South Africa on Tuesday. KwaZulu-Natal police officers confirmed the news on Wednesday and stated that the men were possessing counterfeit Viagra with an approximate value of R800,000 (about £61,830). Colonel Jay Naicker, from the KwaZulu-Natal police force, said the arrests were carried out after po
Scientists in Scotland believe the discovery of a male reproductive gene, ‘Katnal1’, could enable the development of a male contraceptive pill that would halt the generating of fertile sperm and not leave any lasting damage. Researchers at Edinburgh University discovered that Katnal1 is responsible for allowing sperm to mature within the testes. By blocking this key gene, it would result in the
Men who suffer from erectile dysfunction often use the internet to shop around for the most suitable medication for them. Unfortunately, a lot of these men fall victim to illegally advertised ‘generic Viagra’. Pfizer owns the patent on sildenafil citrate (the active ingredient in Viagra), and will own it until 2019 thanks to the ruling of a U.S district judge in 2011. This ultimately means there
The confiscation order to the value of £14.4 million has been made by the Southwark Crown Court against the fake Viagra trader at the end of a six year investigation by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). This confiscation order is the largest ever secured against a dealer in fake medicines.
According to the inaugural Harris Poll Physician Pulse(SM) study of American physicians' prescribing behaviors and influences, Viagra® and Cialis® are the top-ranked pharmaceutical treatments in terms of trust.
The 59 year old Irish judge and former manager of boyband Westlife, has admitted to having had a £30,000 hair transplant procedure back in August, at a clinic in Dublin. The restoration of his thinning barnet followed jibes from X Factor supremo Simon Cowell.