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In the latest call for gender equity in the approval of treatments for sexual dysfunction, more than 60 doctors and leading medical experts from across the country have penned an open letter questioning the Food and Drug Administration's decision to approve 26 drugs marketed for the most common form of male sexual dysfunction compared with ZERO for ... (more)
Australia's largest medical bodies have demanded the Abbott government allow an independent group of doctors to investigate claims of mistreatment and abuse of children being held in immigration detention.
Cape Cod is a wonderful summer destination for hundreds of thousands of people each year.
I spent yesterday in futile pursuit of a psychiatrist. After filling out an hour's worth of paperwork, I met with a rushed, rude doctor who acted like the only reason he was even talking to me is that his arm had been twisted into it.
Tibetans have been in pain trying to cope with repressive Chinese policies in dealing with their religious freedoms and other basic human rights .
A recent study from University of Cambridge reports that porn may trigger compulsion in the brain of a sex addict much the way drugs and related paraphenalia triggers a drug addict.
According to data from the Pew Research Center , 90% of Americans have a cell phone, while a full 58% of them own smartphones.
The state's Medical Quality Assurance Commission has indefinitely suspended the license of Dr. John C. Perry, an obstetrician and gynecologist who's practiced locally for years.
Timothy Leary was a man who was loved by many, but feared by powerful elites, including former President Richard Nixon, who called him "the most dangerous man in America."
Between 3 and 6% of schoolchildren suffer from an arithmetic-related learning disability.
Navy veteran Barni Hodossy of Shirleysburg, who was a radio operator in the Mediterranean during the 1980s, has fought with depression, anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and bi-polar disorders and cocaine abuse.
It's unclear what the wait list to see a psychiatrist is in the Lambton-Kent-Essex region, but the agency holding the purse strings says helping people gain access isn't just about attracting more.
Babies can learn what to fear in the first days of life just by smelling the odor of their distressed mothers, new research suggests.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 02:26 am
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