Health News Archive - May 29, 2009

Premature ejaculation appears to be strongly linked to genetic factors and is not just psychological, researchers in Finland found. Pekka Santtila, Kenneth Sandnabba and Patrick Jern of Aringbo Akademi University in Turku, Finland, interviewed more than 3,000 men -- all pairs of male twins and their older or younger brothers -- about the first time they had sex. Many participants reported that they had suffered from erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation at their first sexual encounter. Such common problems are often attributed to external factors, such as intoxication or nervousness, but the research confirms such factors do cause erectile dysfunction but not premature ejaculation.

Women who didn't have sexual partners spent more time evaluating photos of men, demonstrating a greater interest in the photos, U.S.

A meta-analysis of surveys by researchers in Scotland, questioning scientists about their misbehaviors, found 2 percent admitted they had fabricated results. Daniele Fanelli of the University of Edinburgh and colleagues said the meta-analysis focused on behaviors that actually distort scientific knowledge

Reducing stress is important because numerous studies have shown that people constantly stressed are more at risk of illness or disease, a U.S.

DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Gerresheimer Group today opened a new plant for pharmaceutical glass packaging in China. The high-tech production facility constructed in Danyang (Jiangsu Province) covers 16,000 square meters.

Management will host Conference Call at 9:00 AM ET Today CORAL GABLES, Fla., May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners, Inc. (Nasdaq: CPRX) today announced top-line results from its U.S. Phase II clinical trial to treat cocaine addiction.

- Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Provides Better Diagnosis and Treatment for Patients with Shorter Recovery Time - DALLAS, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenneth L. Reed, M.D.

DALLAS, May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senior offensive tackle Matt Nader felt like his chest exploded when he collapsed on the sidelines at his high school football game.


Symbiosis between humans and bacteria has been a long accepted and heavily studied phenomenon of human physiology.

PITTSBURGH, May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dey L.P., a subsidiary of Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL), today announced that it has begun to market and distribute EMSAM(R) in the U.S. EMSAM, a selegiline transdermal system, is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), which was approved by the U.S.

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