Addyi, the Viagra for women. Does it work?

Addyi, the Viagra for women. Does it work?

In 2015, the US Food and Drug Administration finally, after three attempts, approved flibanserin for the treatment of sexual dysfunction in premenopausal women. Dr. Janet Woodcock, director of the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research said in a statement at the time that “today’s approval provides women distressed by their low sexual desire with …

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Swimming workouts equivalent to aerobic exercise

Science shows swimming improves mood, decreases depression

As the fourth most popular sports activity among Americans, studies show swimming is an excellent workout. It’s an effective way to get regular aerobic exercise, especially for people with disabilities. People who swim report enjoying water-based exercises more than exercising on land because they can exercise longer in water without muscle or joint pain and …

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How to lose hypothyroidism weight gain

How to lose hypothyroidism weight gain

Doctors have known for a long time that there is a complicated relationship between thyroid disease, metabolism and weight gain. One uncomplicated fact, though, is the part the thyroid gland plays in regulating human metabolism. People with an overactive thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism) have higher metabolic rates, while those with a dis-functioning or non-functioning thyroid have …

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