Monday, September 21, 2020

Is Modafinil Bad For Your Heart?

A 2018 study found that Modafinil, though helps boost dopamine secretion to improve cognition and boost wakefulness, could be bad for your heart. Some patients involved in the study experienced increased heart rate and systolic blood pressure with Modafinil 400 mg compared to 200 mg.

Shanghai Police Nab 20 Suspects For Selling Fake Viagra, Cialis And Levitra Pills

Shanghai police have nabbed 20 suspects for producing and selling fake Viagra (sildenafil), Cialis (tadalafil), and Levitra (vardenafil) pills. The police started their investigation in November 2019 and rounded up all the suspects in police action in China. Viagra, Cialis, and Levitra are prescription erectile dysfunction drugs.

Tap Water Quality Issue Affects Melbourne Households Due To Destructive Storms

Yarra Valley Water has issued a warning to Melbourne households about water quality issues that took place due to an electrical outage caused by destructive storms overnight. The officials have been working to fix the tap water issue, which is expected to get cleared by today.

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs May Have Anti-Cancer Properties, Finds New Study

A new Swedish study has found that erectile dysfunction (ED) drugs, such as sildenafil (Viagra), tadalafil (Cialis), vardenafil (Levitra), etc. may have anti-cancer properties. The study found that the ED drug helped improve prognosis in mice with colorectal cancer.

Health Officials Express Concern Over ‘Twindemic,’ Urge People To Take Flu Shot

Public health officials in the United States have been urging people to take their flu shots as early as possible this year due to concerns over a potentially dangerous twindemic. The officials believe that it could be challenging to handle flu cases amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Death Valley Recorded the Hottest Temperature on Earth on Sunday, Scientists Yet To Validate

Death Valley in South California recorded the hottest temperature at 130 degrees Fahrenheit on Sunday afternoon. However, atmospheric experts still have to validate the reading. If they validate the reading, it would be the hottest temperature recorded on earth.

FDA Approves Viltolarsen for the Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced accelerated approval of Viltepso (viltolarsen) for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a serious neurological disorder. NS Pharma received the accelerated approval of the drug, which will conduct a large study to determine its clinical benefit.