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Health Problems

The Male Contraceptive Pill: is it possible?

BackgroundHormonal methods of male contraceptionNon-hormonal methods of male contraceptionConclusions ReferencesFurther reading The responsibility for contraception has generally fallen on women since the ...

New strategy shows potential to block nerve loss in neurodegenerative...

Two new studies from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis support development of a broadly applicable treatment for neurodegenerative diseases that targets a molecule that serves as the central...

Medical Applications of Penile Implants

Indication for penile implantsTypes of penile implantsPatient pathwayFirst-line therapies for erectile dysfunctionSecond-line therapies for erectile dysfunctionReferencesFurther reading A penile implant, otherw...

Gordon honored by National Academy of Medicine

Jeffrey I. Gordon, MD, the Dr. Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor and director of the Edison Family Center for Genome Sciences & Systems Biology at Washington University School of Medicine ...
Personal Health

Homelessness Among Older People Is on the Rise, Driven by...

COLUMBIA FALLS, Mont. — On a recent rainy afternoon in this small town just outside Glacier National Park, Lisa Beaty and Kim Hilton were preparing to sell most of their belongings before moving out of their ...

Supreme Court to Hear Nursing Home Case That Could Affect...

When Susie Talevski sued the agency that managed her elderly father’s care before he died, she hoped to get justice for her family. She did not expect the case would grow into a national bellwether. A ruling ...

Under my foreskin, it is very red and sometimes peeling,...

Great question, thanks for bringing it up.  It is a little hard to know exactly what is going on without seeing a clinician.  If the skin is red, dry and peeling, it would be reasonable to try some moisturize...

Rogers selected as scholar in emerging leadership program

Cynthia E. Rogers, MD, the Blanche F. Ittleson Professor of Psychiatry and director of the William Greenleaf Eliot Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine in S...
Kids Health

Brittany Mahomes’ Super-Sweet Photo of Her Daughter Sterling Being 'Obsessed'...

Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Mahomes are clearly on Cloud 9 with the addition of their newborn son (and they’re not the only ones!) On Dec 3, Brittany shared an incredibly heartwarming snapshot of her dau...

This Self-Described Nagging Mom's Texts Ended Up Miraculously Saving Her...

We’ve all been told at one point or another to quit our nagging; we’ve been told that there’s “no sense” in nagging. Typically when we do so, we get the same responses like “...

Kim Kardashian’s Kids Have the Weirdest Morning Routine During the...

December sees the return of many festive traditions, from visits from a silly elf to having holiday movie nights! But in true Kardashian fashion, Kim Kardashian is a little extra during advent season — an...

North West Mimics Mom Kim Kardashian in New Selfie &...

Kim Kardashian has perfected the art of a selfie over the years, and now she’s passing on the knowledge to her 9-year-old daughter North West. The duo hung out last night for some Christmas fun, but pause...
Family Health

Jana Kramer Posts Emotional Message to Instagram About Past Abusive...

Jana Kramer is opening up about her past abusive relationships—and she wants to replace the negative voices in her head that those relationships helped create with positive ones. On September 27, the 37-...

Some Helpful Tips for Storing Baby Formula

Every mom wants her baby to be happy, active, and healthy. A baby’s development during the first year of life largely depends on a healthy diet. Thankfully, there is no lack of quality baby formulas on the ma...

Is Honey a Good Natural Sweetener Substitute for Vegans?

Those people who wanted to lose weight and regulate their blood sugar already know the drill: as much as possible, you are to avoid eating refined sugar as well as its variants that are hidden in processed food...

Harry Potter Actress Afshan Azad Is Pregnant, Expecting First Baby...

Congratulations are in order for Afshan Azad! The Harry Potter actress, who played Padma Patil in the film franchise, announced her pregnancy on Sunday, sharing a picture of herself cradling her baby bump along...