The No Needle, No Scalpel Vasectomy: What is it and how does it work?

Vasectomies are common procedures for men. Every year, over 500,000 men have the procedure done to help control the size of their families and end their body’s reproductive characteristics. With such a popular procedure, medical professionals like Dr. Kaplan have … Continue reading

Generic Viagra to Hit Shelves Soon?

Generic versions of Viagra are likely in the works – in Canada, at least – after the Canadian Supreme Court ruled against Pfizer Inc.’s patent on the drug. In court, Israeli company Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. appealed against the patent, … Continue reading

Kidney Stones Common During the Holidays: How to Avoid Them

Kidney stones are extremely common during the holiday season. The reason that this problem is so common during the holiday season is because people usually eat a lot of animal protein. Animal protein gets converted to acid before it is … Continue reading

Viagra Used to Combat the Effects of Prostate Cancer Treatment

One of the possible side effects of treating prostate cancer with radiation is erectile dysfunction. A recent study evaluated an unlikely prophylactic therapy. Viagra, affectionately known as the “little blue pill,” has proven to be quite effective at improving, and … Continue reading

Post-Vasectomy Pain Syndrome: Symptoms and Solutions

After having a vasectomy, some men experience post-vasectomy pain syndrome. They often experience pain in the groin on exertion and pain during sexual intercourse. The pain is mostly mild. However, a small number experience severe pain. Unfortunately, this pain could … Continue reading