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Scientific Support for Cialis Strips
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In 2003, the medical profession gave their blessing on Cialis, as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its use as an effective oral ED medication. It was the last of the three oral ED medications to be sanctioned by the U.S. FDA, and it is dramatically different in its effectiveness. Cialis contains the drug, Tadalafil, which slows down the action of the enzyme PDE5.


Health Headlines - April 21
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Hospital Outpatient Care Pricier Than Doctor's Office Visits: Report
Only five percent of all ambulatory doctor visits in the United States in 2008 were to doctors in online pharmacy outpatient departments, but these types of visits accounted for more than 20 percent of the $309 billion spent on that type of care, says a federal government report released Wednesday.
The average cost of a hospital outpatient doctor visit was $1,275, compared to $199 for a visit to a doctor's office, according to the latest News and Numbers from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
The average cost of a hospital emergency department in which a patient was seen by a doctor was $922. This type of visit accounted for only four percent of all ambulatory visits but 14 percent of the total amount spent on ambulatory doctor care.
Patients who received hospital outpatient care from a doctor were about seven times more likely to have surgery than patients seen in a doctor's office and four times more likely than patients seen by a doctor in a hospital emergency department, the report said.
In cases where patients didn't have surgery, the average expense per visit for physician care was 44 higher in the hospital emergency department than in the outpatient department -- $821 vs. $569.
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FDA Approves Cervical Cancer Test
A test to identify women at high risk for cervical cancer has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
The test can detect two types of the human papillomavirus (HPV) associated with more than 70 percent of cervical cancer cases, as well as 12 other types of HPV that can also cause the disease, Bloomberg News reported.
FDA approval of the test from Roche Holding AG was based on a study of more than 47,000 women in the United States.
In 2010, more than 12,000 cases of cervical cancer were diagnosed in the U.S. and more than 4,000 women died of the disease, according to the National Cancer Institute,Bloomberg reported.
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Rituxan Approved to Treat Blood Vessel Inflammation Disorders
The arthritis and cancer drug Rituxan has been approved to treat two rare disorders that cause blood vessel inflammation, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday.
In combination with steroids called glucocorticoids, Rituxan (rituximab) can be used to treat patients with Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) and microscopic polyangiitis (MPA). The diseases each affect less than 200,000 people in the United States.
The FDA approval was based on a single clinical trial that included 197 patients with WG or MPA. Common side effects included infection, nausea, diarrhea, headache, muscle spasms and anemia.
The drug already has FDA approval to treat patients with rheumatoid arthritis, chronic lymphocytic leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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Policy Shift Will Reduce Medicare Drug Plan Service Cuts
The Obama administration will award quality bonuses to hundreds of Medicare Advantage plans rated as average, a move that could prevent service cuts to millions of seniors enrolled in the plans.
The decision will lead to a $6.7 billion infusion into the popular private insurance plans and could avert service cuts that would have been a political problem for the president and Democrats in Congress, the Associated Press reported.
The quality bonuses will change what would have been averaged out as a net loss for the Medicare Advantage plans in 2012 into a small gain, according to the insurance industry.
Plans with average ratings account for more than half of the approximately 11 million Medicare Advantage enrollees, the AP reported.
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Woman Shows Off New Hand
A 26-year-old American woman who showed off her newly transplanted right hand Tuesday said she's still getting used to it.
"I do feel like it's mine. Slowly but surely, every day it becomes more and more mine," Emily Fennell said Tuesday at a news conference at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, the Associated Press reported.
She received her new hand March 5 during a 14 1/2-hour operation at the medical center. It was the first such transplant at the hospital and the 13th in the United States.
Doctors said Fennell, who lost her hand in a traffic crash, faces a long rehabilitation process, the AP reported.
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Breath Test for Cancer a Step Closer: Scientists
Researchers say they're a step closer to creating a breath test that can detect cancer.
Israeli scientists who created an "electronic nose" found that it was able to identify chemical signals of cancer in the breath of 80 patients with lung or head and neck cancer, BBC News reported.
The findings appear in the British Journal of Cancer.
"There's an urgent need to develop new ways to detect head-and-neck cancer because diagnosis of the disease is complicated, requiring specialist examinations," said lead researcher Professor Hossam Haick of the Israel Institute of Technology, BBC Newsreported.
"We've shown that a simple 'breath test' can spot the patterns of molecules which are found in head-and-neck patients in a small, early study," Haick said. "We now need to test these results in larger studies to find if this could lead to a potential screening method for the disease."
While the findings are encouraging, it will take years of research to determine if the breath test could be used in the clinic, Dr. Lesley Walker, of Cancer Research UK, told BBC News.

A Sick Penis Leads To An Sick Heart
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This is a story of how the penis is connected to a man's heart. When his penis is ill, his heart will also be ill.

The Star reported a study by the National Population and Family Development Board (NPFDB) that sexual problems of men above 40 years old are signs that they can suffer from chronic diseases like heart-related problems or diabetes later.

The 2006 study by the NPFDB , in collaboration with the Malaysian Society of Andrology, revealed that almost 60% of men in the Klang Valley, between the ages of 40 and 70, suffered from erectile viagra (ED). And a high percentage of these men also suffered from major illnesses like high blood pressure and diabetes.

An associate professor from Universiti Sains Malaysia's Men’s Health Clinic confirmed that men with erectile cheap cialis had a high possibility of developing chronic diseases such as diabetes or heart-related problems. He said that there were many cases of men with ED who died years later from diabetes or heart-related illnesses.

According to the spokesperson for the NPFDB, many men with sexual problems choose not to seek professional help to detect early symptoms of serious diseases.

This was the shocking revelation at Third Sexual Health Conference attended by medical professionals.

Despite what was mentioned at the conference, some Malaysian men will continue going for the batin massage, a traditional Malay genital massage, believed to assist in blood circulation to the penis to strengthen erections and improve sexual stamina.

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Change Medical Payment, Improve Care, Value
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“Changing Medicare’s payment methods is essential to improving efficiency and value in health-care delivery,” the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC) concluded in its annual Report to Congress—Medicare Payment Policy. MedPAC is an independent congressional agency established to advise the U.S. Congress on issues affecting the Medicare program. According to MedPAC, bundling payments around an “incident of care,” including payment for inpatient cialis, physician, and care after hospital discharge requiring service provider coordination would be an effective way to improve efficiency and value.

MedPAC also emphasized the need to pay for Medicare services based on the quality of care and of the necessity of services. Currently, providers get paid more by providing more services and they are not accountable for quality of care, nor are they given incentives to coordinate care with other providers, MedPAC noted.

Modifying the way we pay for medical services, primarily bunding of payment for services related to one incident of illness, and paying for value rather than for volume, is an essential element of health care reform. The bills passed by both chambers of Congress contain provisions for cost containment and quality improvement. Where Medicare leads, private payers follow. In fact, MedPAC reports that insurers have told it that if Medicare takes the lead, paying for care to reward providers for quality rather than for quantity, insurers will follow.

Medicare already has successfully tested payment “bundling.” The program’s heart-bypass demonstration project paid a single fee for services provided by hospitals and cardiac surgeons for bypass operations, including doctors who saw the patient both before and after hospitalization. As a result, participating providers improved care coordination, patients expressed greater levels of satisfaction, Medicare costs dropped, and hospitals’ and doctors’ incomes rose.

“Each payment reform would attempt to reduce the prevailing incentive to provide more care, especially more complex care,” MedPAC wrote. “In addition, payment reforms strive to reward better coordination of care, especially for patients with complex conditions.”

Without meaningful financing and delivery system reforms, the high rate of health care cost growth will continue, MedPAC warned.

To begin to address the problems, MedPAC recommended changes including rewarding providers for improving quality and holding providers accountable for the quality of care Medicare beneficiaries receive and the resources used to provide care. Apropos payment for post-hopitalization care providers such as nursing homes, home health care, and inpatient rehabilitation, MedPAC further recommended that Medicare implement hospital readmission policies that motivate providers with shared responsibility to avoid unnecessary re-hospitalizations. This would include bundling payment for hospitalizations for certain medical conditions to include post-discharge care.

So you see, cost-containment and quality improvement already are on the health reform agenda. We will all benefit from these efforts--what's stopping us now?

Viagra for Men
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What Is cheap cialis?

cialis is a pill used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It can help many men who have erectile dysfunction get and keep an erection when they become sexually excited (stimulated).

You will not get an erection just by taking this medicine. VIAGRA helps a man with erectile dysfunction get an erection only when he is sexually excited.

HOW VIAGRA WORKS



In many men with erectile dysfunction, VIAGRA helps the body's natural erection process. When a man is sexually excited, the penis will fill with enough blood to cause an erection. After sex is over, the erection goes away.

VIAGRA IS NOT FOR EVERYONE



VIAGRA is only for patients with erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA is not for newborns, children, or women. Research is underway into the possible effectiveness of Viagra for Women, however until the results are known, we do not recommend the use of VIAGRA by women. Do not let anyone else take your VIAGRA. VIAGRA must be used only under a doctor's supervision.

VIAGRA must never be used by men who are taking any medicines that contain nitrates. Nitrates are found in many prescription medicines that are used to treat angina (chest pain due to heart disease) such as:

nitroglycerin (sprays, ointments, skin patches or pastes, and tablets that are swallowed or dissolved in the mouth) isosorbide mononitrate and isosorbide dinitrate (tablets that are swallowed, chewed, or dissolved in the mouth)

Nitrates are also found in illicit drugs such as amyl nitrate or nitrite ("poppers"). If you are not sure if any of your medicines contain nitrates, or if you do not understand what nitrates are, ask your doctor or pharmacist. If you take VIAGRA with any nitrate medicine or illicit drug containing nitrates, your blood pressure could suddenly drop to an unsafe level. You could get dizzy, faint, or even have a heart attack or stroke.

WHAT VIAGRA DOES NOT DO



VIAGRA does not cure erectile dysfunction. It is a treatment for erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA does not protect you or your partner from getting sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV-the virus that causes AIDS. VIAGRA is not a hormone or an aphrodisiac.

Possible Side Effects



Like all medicines, VIAGRA can cause some side effects. These effects are usually mild and do not last long. Some of these side effects are more likely to occur with higher doses.

VIAGRA is generally well tolerated. Side effects are rare, but if experienced they are usually mild and temporary.

The following is a list of the most common side effects:

Headache,

Flushing,

Upset Stomach,

Stuffy Nose,




Viagra for Men
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What Is generic viagra?

generic cialis is a pill used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It can help many men who have erectile dysfunction get and keep an erection when they become sexually excited (stimulated).

You will not get an erection just by taking this medicine. VIAGRA helps a man with erectile dysfunction get an erection only when he is sexually excited.

HOW VIAGRA WORKS



In many men with erectile dysfunction, VIAGRA helps the body's natural erection process. When a man is sexually excited, the penis will fill with enough blood to cause an erection. After sex is over, the erection goes away.

VIAGRA IS NOT FOR EVERYONE



VIAGRA is only for patients with erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA is not for newborns, children, or women. Research is underway into the possible effectiveness of Viagra for Women, however until the results are known, we do not recommend the use of VIAGRA by women. Do not let anyone else take your VIAGRA. VIAGRA must be used only under a doctor's supervision.

VIAGRA must never be used by men who are taking any medicines that contain nitrates. Nitrates are found in many prescription medicines that are used to treat angina (chest pain due to heart disease) such as:

nitroglycerin (sprays, ointments, skin patches or pastes, and tablets that are swallowed or dissolved in the mouth) isosorbide mononitrate and isosorbide dinitrate (tablets that are swallowed, chewed, or dissolved in the mouth)

Nitrates are also found in illicit drugs such as amyl nitrate or nitrite ("poppers"). If you are not sure if any of your medicines contain nitrates, or if you do not understand what nitrates are, ask your doctor or pharmacist. If you take VIAGRA with any nitrate medicine or illicit drug containing nitrates, your blood pressure could suddenly drop to an unsafe level. You could get dizzy, faint, or even have a heart attack or stroke.

WHAT VIAGRA DOES NOT DO



VIAGRA does not cure erectile dysfunction. It is a treatment for erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA does not protect you or your partner from getting sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV-the virus that causes AIDS. VIAGRA is not a hormone or an aphrodisiac.

Possible Side Effects



Like all medicines, VIAGRA can cause some side effects. These effects are usually mild and do not last long. Some of these side effects are more likely to occur with higher doses.

VIAGRA is generally well tolerated. Side effects are rare, but if experienced they are usually mild and temporary.

The following is a list of the most common side effects:

Headache,

Flushing,

Upset Stomach,

Stuffy Nose,




Viagra for Men
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What Is generic viagra?

cialis is a pill used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It can help many men who have erectile dysfunction get and keep an erection when they become sexually excited (stimulated).

You will not get an erection just by taking this medicine. VIAGRA helps a man with erectile dysfunction get an erection only when he is sexually excited.

HOW VIAGRA WORKS



In many men with erectile dysfunction, VIAGRA helps the body's natural erection process. When a man is sexually excited, the penis will fill with enough blood to cause an erection. After sex is over, the erection goes away.

VIAGRA IS NOT FOR EVERYONE



VIAGRA is only for patients with erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA is not for newborns, children, or women. Research is underway into the possible effectiveness of Viagra for Women, however until the results are known, we do not recommend the use of VIAGRA by women. Do not let anyone else take your VIAGRA. VIAGRA must be used only under a doctor's supervision.

VIAGRA must never be used by men who are taking any medicines that contain nitrates. Nitrates are found in many prescription medicines that are used to treat angina (chest pain due to heart disease) such as:

nitroglycerin (sprays, ointments, skin patches or pastes, and tablets that are swallowed or dissolved in the mouth) isosorbide mononitrate and isosorbide dinitrate (tablets that are swallowed, chewed, or dissolved in the mouth)

Nitrates are also found in illicit drugs such as amyl nitrate or nitrite ("poppers"). If you are not sure if any of your medicines contain nitrates, or if you do not understand what nitrates are, ask your doctor or pharmacist. If you take VIAGRA with any nitrate medicine or illicit drug containing nitrates, your blood pressure could suddenly drop to an unsafe level. You could get dizzy, faint, or even have a heart attack or stroke.

WHAT VIAGRA DOES NOT DO



VIAGRA does not cure erectile dysfunction. It is a treatment for erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA does not protect you or your partner from getting sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV-the virus that causes AIDS. VIAGRA is not a hormone or an aphrodisiac.

Possible Side Effects



Like all medicines, VIAGRA can cause some side effects. These effects are usually mild and do not last long. Some of these side effects are more likely to occur with higher doses.

VIAGRA is generally well tolerated. Side effects are rare, but if experienced they are usually mild and temporary.

The following is a list of the most common side effects:

Headache,

Flushing,

Upset Stomach,

Stuffy Nose,




Viagra for Men
goyarook


What Is generic viagra?

VIAGRA is a pill used to treat erectile dysfunction (impotence) in men. It can help many men who have erectile dysfunction get and keep an erection when they become sexually excited (stimulated).

You will not get an erection just by taking this medicine. cialis helps a man with erectile dysfunction get an erection only when he is sexually excited.

HOW VIAGRA WORKS



In many men with erectile dysfunction, VIAGRA helps the body's natural erection process. When a man is sexually excited, the penis will fill with enough blood to cause an erection. After sex is over, the erection goes away.

VIAGRA IS NOT FOR EVERYONE



VIAGRA is only for patients with erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA is not for newborns, children, or women. Research is underway into the possible effectiveness of Viagra for Women, however until the results are known, we do not recommend the use of VIAGRA by women. Do not let anyone else take your VIAGRA. VIAGRA must be used only under a doctor's supervision.

VIAGRA must never be used by men who are taking any medicines that contain nitrates. Nitrates are found in many prescription medicines that are used to treat angina (chest pain due to heart disease) such as:

nitroglycerin (sprays, ointments, skin patches or pastes, and tablets that are swallowed or dissolved in the mouth) isosorbide mononitrate and isosorbide dinitrate (tablets that are swallowed, chewed, or dissolved in the mouth)

Nitrates are also found in illicit drugs such as amyl nitrate or nitrite ("poppers"). If you are not sure if any of your medicines contain nitrates, or if you do not understand what nitrates are, ask your doctor or pharmacist. If you take VIAGRA with any nitrate medicine or illicit drug containing nitrates, your blood pressure could suddenly drop to an unsafe level. You could get dizzy, faint, or even have a heart attack or stroke.

WHAT VIAGRA DOES NOT DO



VIAGRA does not cure erectile dysfunction. It is a treatment for erectile dysfunction. VIAGRA does not protect you or your partner from getting sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV-the virus that causes AIDS. VIAGRA is not a hormone or an aphrodisiac.

Possible Side Effects



Like all medicines, VIAGRA can cause some side effects. These effects are usually mild and do not last long. Some of these side effects are more likely to occur with higher doses.

VIAGRA is generally well tolerated. Side effects are rare, but if experienced they are usually mild and temporary.

The following is a list of the most common side effects:

Headache,

Flushing,

Upset Stomach,

Stuffy Nose,




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Pitch counts in PSAL draw mixed reviews
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Nolan Ryan is said to have thrown more than 250 pitches in a 12-inning game in 1974. If Ryan were going by the pitch count put in place by the PSAL, his manager would have been suspended.The PSAL called a rare press conference Wednesday to trumpet its new initiative for the spring season that will limit the amount of pitches a high school player can make. The controversial new measure was first reported by the Daily News on Friday and has pleased lawmakers while frustrating a number of city coaches, who complain of having their authority usurped."People have different opinions whenever there is change," said PSAL executive director Donald Douglas. "Sometimes there are some people who are reluctant to change, but when change is for the better, people will make adjustments."The PSAL plans to dispatch random auditors to games to make sure pitch-count rules are followed. Varsity players will be limited to 105 pitches over a seven-inning game and will be required to rest four straight days after throwing 91 or more pitches; players will be forced to rest three days after tossing 76 to 90 times, two days for 51 to 75 and one day for 26-50 in a game. If a pitcher is in the middle of a count, he will be allowed to finish the plate appearance before he is removed.Coaches could face suspension or the forfeiture of a game for ignoring the pitch-count rule or for being dishonest about the amount of pitches a player has thrown, Douglas said. Midwood coach Charles Barbieri fears the pitch-count rule will punish smaller programs that don't have a wealth of pitching. He also said that relying on coaches to keep track of their pitch counts could lead to some confusion."I know a large majority of the coaches are not going to like this," Barbieri said.City Councilmen Oliver Koppell (D-Riverdale) and Lewis Fidler (D-Marine Park) introduced a bill in the Committee on Youth Services in February that called for pitch-count limits in all city high school baseball leagues. Because the PSAL has chosen to adopt the pitch-count rule for this coming season, the councilmen have chosen not to keep pushing the bill. The PSAL spent last season monitoring pitch counts and assessing its findings with the City's Office of School Health, PSAL coaches and medical experts in orthopedics and sports medicine."When you look at some of the evidence, the feeling was that this was the best way to protect pitchers going forward from overuse and fatigue," said Dr. Dennis Cardone, who has studied the topic of pitch counts for nearly eight years and worked with the PSAL on this matter.Read more: Sport
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