Urethritis is an injury or irritation of the urethra, the thin tube that carries urine out of the body from the bladder. This provides a clear understanding about the causes, prevention, symptoms and treatment of urethritis.
Overflow Incontinence Overview
With overflow incontinence individuals do not feel the urge to urinate. The bladder never empties normally small amounts of urine are leaked on a nearly continuous basis. Overflow incontinence can be caused by weak bladder muscles or a blocked urethra. Overflow incontinence is prevalent in older men with an enlarged prostate and is rare in women.
What Are the Signs of an Eating Disorder?
Eating disorders involve extreme and dangerous eating habits, including binge eating, purging, and drastic reductions in food intake. Sometimes, eating disorders are severe enough to require emergency care and hospitalization. It can be difficult for family members to detect the signs of an eating disorder because it isn't unusual for patients to try to hide these behaviors.
Bladder Control Medicines
Provides a comprehensive introduction to the causes, symptoms, and treatments for bladder control problems in women.
What Obstetric Health Care Providers Need to Know About... : Obstetrics & Gynecology
the condition. We reviewed information on the current outbreak, measles manifestations, diagnostic methods, treatment, and infection-control recommendations. To identify information on measles and pregnancy, we reviewed reports with 20 or more measles cases during pregnancy that included data on effects on pregnant women or pregnancy outcomes. These reports were identified through MEDLINE from inception through February 2015 using the following strategy: (((pregnan*) AND measles) AND English[Language])…
Testing, testing: Why you shouldn’t wait for a live failover
What is a test failover, and do you really need it? Yes, yes you do. Below are some of the benefits of testing your environment.
Test, test and test again. Why it matters when a marketer sends an email
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Testing, Testing: How A Colorado Turbine Helped GE Expand Its Wind Business
As wind whistles down the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains, it picks up a lot of speed. It’s not …
A/B Testing: Test, Learn, Revise
As many marketers know, A/B testing is an invaluable tool to understand your target audience. By analyzing your own marketing campaign data with A/B testing, you can run your campaigns in a truly res…
Awesome (open) source: Why testing, testing and more testing is the key to improvement
The open source paradigm is often defined as a collaborative effort, implying that firms and enthusiasts come together in a non-competitive climate.
FDA okays do-it-yourself DNA tests for 10 diseases… but genetics alone can’t control your health
A company called 23andMe, which provides do-it-yourself home genetic testing kits for assessing your...
St. John's Lutheran Church celebrates 100 years
The church brought back several past pastors to celebrate.
St. Luke's Medical Center in Phoenix to close next month after 100 years
St. Luke's Medical Center, at 1800 E. Van Buren St., in Phoenix, is closing because of low patient volume, officials said.
Why you should visit St. Paul's 80-year-old Salvation Army bell ringer
If you're headed to this Walgreens on Randolph in St. Paul, you'll want to make sure Andrew Benjamin is on duty.
Saenz, St. Anthony top Central Catholic
Early in the fourth quarter, he helped make sure the Yellow Jackets didn’t let Central Catholic complete a second-half comeback in a game between two of the city’s top parochial teams. After Saenz’s 3-pointer with 7:06 left, Central Catholic coach Bruce McConaghey called for a timeout as freshman forward Charles Bassey came to the middle of the floor to embrace his point guard. Late in the game, before Saenz drew a technical foul for unsportsmanlike conduct, Saenz floated a pass up to Bassey…
Why FDA Should Oversee Laboratory Developed Tests
By: Peter Lurie, M.D., M.P.H Today FDA is issuing a report that illustrates the real and potential harms to patients and to public health from certain laboratory developed tests (LDTs) – tests that are designed, manufactured and used in a single laboratory When FDA first began regulating medical devices under the Medical Device Amendments in the 1970s, we chose not to enforce applicable regulatory requirements for…
No. 10 Penn St. facing night road test against No. 17 Iowa
What You Should Know About COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing
Here are some essential details from the CDC regarding the COVID-19 diagnostic test. Including who should get the test and where you can get tested
How St. John Paul II changed the Church and the world
Today, we celebrate the feast day of Pope St. John Paul II, whose pontificate was the third-longest ever and who was canonized just nine years after his death, making his the shortest canonization cause in modern Church history. John Paul II was a pope who broke many other records. If we try to imagine what the world and the Church would be like today if on October 16, 1978, the College of Cardinals had elected someone else to lead the Barque of Peter…