Health + Science

Canadian Viagra helps only if the reduction of potency is associated with psychological problems. But if the cause is hidden in physiological disorders, the drug will not be able to eliminate the disease. 
  • July 22, 2016

    Boredom tends to intensify political attitudes, study finds

    As the election nears, finding common ground is not getting any easier. Now researchers in Ireland and the U.K. are suggesting that when people are b...
  • July 22, 2016

    Hundreds of pounds of food samples tested to ensure safe eating at Democratic National Convention

    A Virginia lab is testing about 400 pounds of samples from vendors who will supply food at the Democratic National Convention. This is part of a routi...
  • July 22, 2016 |  EssayWorks

    40 years after Legionnaires outbreak, the case for a 'Safe Breathing Water Act'

    Forty years ago this month, Legionnaires disease broke out at a Philadelphia hotelhosting an American Legion conference. Four decades later we’re stil...
  • July 22, 2016

    Pa. joins wave of states regulating biosimilars before new drugs are widely available

    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed into law new regulations on biosimilar drugs. Unlike a generic drug, which is an exact copy, a biosimilar is a ...
  • July 21, 2016

    Pa.'s proposed recovery house regulations leave many lingering questions

    Two years after convening a task force, Pennsylvania officials have released a set of recommendations to cover a huge gray area in the drug and alcoho...
  • July 21, 2016 |  The Pulse

    Hungary for discount dentistry? The European nation feeds the world's growing appetite for medical tourism

    If Bela Batorfi has his way, Hungary may soon be synonymous with complex dental procedures in the way that France is known for baguettes and the Eiffe...
  • July 21, 2016 |  The Pulse

    Flying creates a dilemma for travelers concerned about climate change

    When you clicked "buy" to book that cut-rate flight to your last vacation getaway, chances are, climate change didn't weigh too heavily...
  • July 21, 2016 |  The Pulse

    The history of Heinrich Hertz and the discovery of radio waves

    For those who love science and radio (and who doesn't), the German city of Karlsruhe should have a special place in their hearts. It was there th...
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