Latest Michael Eisenberg Stories

2012-06-12 23:01:08

As many as one in two men will experience erectile dysfunction. Male infertility and sexual dysfunction expert explains that in most cases erectile dysfunction is physical, not psychological. He urges men to get medical help as the condition can often be a precursor to other serious medical problems. Stanford, Calif. (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 To support National Men´s Health Week, Michael Eisenberg, MD, director of the Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery program at Stanford´s...

Fathers At Lower Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease
2011-09-28 09:11:36

Researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine released a study this week showing that men who had fathered children were less likely to die from cardiovascular disease than childless men. This largest ever study looked at fertility and mortality and analyzed a decade´s worth of data about 135,000 male AARP members, MSNBC is reporting. The study, posted online in Human Reproduction, accounts for sociodemographic factors such as education and heart disease risk factors...

2011-09-27 13:12:56

The risk of dying from cardiovascular disease is higher for childless men than for fathers, according to a large study led by a researcher at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The new study, which will be published online Sept. 26 in Human Reproduction, tracked some 135,000 male members of the American Association of Retired Persons over a 10-year period, in order to determine whether the number of offspring a man has offers any clues about that man's long-term health. The...

2011-04-07 21:09:00

LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bowing to pressure from more than 1,000 local residents, and calls for full environmental review from Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz and the City of Beverly Hills, the landowner who submitted plans for a massive 85,000 square foot residential compound in Benedict Canyon has withdrawn his application. "This is a huge victory for residents of Los Angeles," said neighbor Martha Karsh who filed the original appeal of the project with the...

2009-09-14 08:20:00

An ancient treasure comprising three figurines of Aphrodite, the goddess of love, which was buried underground for over 1,500 years, was uncovered during excavations carried out by researchers of the University of Haifa A 1,500-year-old treasure: Three figurines of Aphrodite, goddess of love, hidden during the era of the Roman Empire's transition to Christianity, discovered in Hippos (Sussita) *During the tenth season of excavations, under the directorship of Prof. Arthur Segal and Dr....

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'