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Natural Method of Killing Aphids

Natural Method of Killing Aphids

Aphids rarely discriminate when they take up residence on a host plant. They are known to be pests of plants from every genus, type and size in the plant kingdom. Although they are easily killed with chemical and organic insecticides, these treatments invariably kill beneficial insects, the ones tha......[Read More]
Testosterone Patch for Men

Testosterone Patch for Men

Your doctor may prescribe a testosterone patch if your body is not producing enough testosterone on its own. There are three types of testosterone patches. These are applied in different locations on your body and have their own precautions and instructions for use. Be sure you understand how to use......[Read More]
Living With HPV: How To Take Good Care Of Yourself

Living With HPV: How To Take Good Care Of Yourself

HPV is a DNA virus that comes from the papillomavirus family. The term papilloma refers to the wart that results when you are infected with HPV. HPV lives in the body's epithelial cells. Some of the excellent examples of epithelial cells are the ones found on the surface of the anus, vulva, pen......[Read More]
Genital Herpes Treatment Cuts Spread

Genital Herpes Treatment Cuts Spread

Daily use of the genital herpes treatment Valtrex can prevent the spread of the virus to a partner.......[Read More]
Type 2 Diabetes and Risk of Prostate Cancer

Type 2 Diabetes and Risk of Prostate Cancer

Are patients with type 2 diabetes at a higher risk of developing prostate cancer?......[Read More]
How STD Testing Can Give You Peace of Mind

How STD Testing Can Give You Peace of Mind

STD testing is an important part of a sexually active lifestyle, helping prevent the spread of disease and helping those who have contracted a disease to seek treatment. Find out what every sexually active person should know about STD testing.......[Read More]
Preop Erectile Function and PDE5-I Use After Prostatectomy

Preop Erectile Function and PDE5-I Use After Prostatectomy

The degree of erectile function prior to this procedure may impact the number of PDE5 inhibitors used to recover postoperative potency, a new study reports.......[Read More]
Syphilis

Syphilis

Find WebMD's comprehensive coverage of syphilis, including medical reference, news, pictures, videos, and more.......[Read More]
New Drug for Advanced Prostate Cancer

New Drug for Advanced Prostate Cancer

The FDA has approved Plenaxis, a drug for advanced prostate cancer for men who have no alternative treatment.......[Read More]
7 Tips for Getting Pregnant After 35

7 Tips for Getting Pregnant After 35

If you're planning on getting pregnant after 35, here are 7 things you must know!......[Read More]
Treatment of Cervical Radiculitis

Treatment of Cervical Radiculitis

Cervical radiculitis is the compression of the nerve roots in the upper seven vertebrae of the spine, which are called the cervical vertebrae. Radiculitis happens when the spinal disc presses against the nerves traveling from the spinal cord, and can be felt beyond the neck, where the cervical verte......[Read More]
The Absolute Two Best Natural Treatments For Herpes Outbreaks

The Absolute Two Best Natural Treatments For Herpes Outbreaks

The treatment of genital herpes can be quite confusing. There is a tremendous amount of information available both on the internet and in print, and it can be difficult to separate which treatments have promise from the completely ineffective. Currently the only FDA approved medications for the trea......[Read More]
What Is Erythematous Mucosa in the Rectum?

What Is Erythematous Mucosa in the Rectum?

The mucosa is a mucus-secreting (lubricating) membrane that lines the digestive tract, including the colon and the rectum. The rectum is the last stop before stool, what remains after digestion, is excreted. Erythematous mucosa occurs when the mucosa becomes red due to increased blood flow, usually ......[Read More]
Valtrex Lowers Herpes Transmission

Valtrex Lowers Herpes Transmission

Drug May Prevent Spread of This Incurable STD......[Read More]
Natural Cures For Herpes

Natural Cures For Herpes

The herpes virus lives in nerve cells where the immune system cannot find them. They become active from time to time when the immune system becomes depressed. As of now there has not been a full cure found to completely rid the body of the HSV-1 (oral cold sores) and HSV-2 (genital) virus.......[Read More]
Psychological Effects of Drug Misuse

Psychological Effects of Drug Misuse

Drug misuse refers to the use of a drug with the intention of altering consciousness. In addition to the use of illegal substances, prescription and over-the-counter drugs can be misused if taken in high doses or for longer than recommended. The psychological consequences of drug misuse can range fr......[Read More]
The Chlamydial Threat

The Chlamydial Threat

Chlamydia is one of the most common and feared kind of sexually transmitted diseases. Learn how big a threat Chlamydia is to every individual.......[Read More]
Clinicians' Views on Low-lying IUDs or Systems

Clinicians' Views on Low-lying IUDs or Systems

Should clinicians be concerned about low-lying intrauterine devices or systems, and what are the best management strategies when this situation arises?......[Read More]
Prostate Cancer News

Prostate Cancer News

Find timely health and medical news on Prostate Cancer at WebMD.......[Read More]
Prostate Cancer Warning Symptoms

Prostate Cancer Warning Symptoms

According to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, prostate cancer affects 1 of every 6 men in the United States. Like many other forms of cancer, the symptoms do not typically appear until the disease is at a serious stage. Since many of the warning signs of prostate cancer are also associated with non-c......[Read More]