Tag Archives: Organ

Sensing internal organ temperature with shining lights

A cheap, biocompatible white powder that luminesces when heated could be used for non-invasively monitoring the temperature of specific organs within the body. Tohoku University scientists conducted preliminary tests to demonstrate the applicability of this concept and published their findings in the journal Scientific Reports. Thermometers measure temperature at the body’s surface, but clinicians need… Read More »

Provider community weighs in on CMS bid to overhaul organ donation

Big trade associations representing interests involved in heart, lung and kidney transplants pitched a series of changes to proposed CMS rules to overhaul how the nation’s organ donation system works, though the almost 840 public comments were generally supportive of the Trump administration’s push to eliminate regional monopolies in organ donation. The comment period closed… Read More »

Cell injection could train the body not to reject organ transplants

By Clare Wilson People with organ transplants currently have to take drugs to stop the donor organ being rejectedCraig Stennett/Alamy A one-off injection of cells could be a long-sought solution to the problem of the body rejecting an organ transplant. The first person who may have benefited from this approach is an Italian man who… Read More »

Male Organ Problems: ADHD Medications and Spontaneous Emission

Guys generally want to avoid male organ problems of all kinds – including the rare condition known as spontaneous emissions. Medications used to treat ADHD are one possible cause of this problem. There are a wide range of issues which could legitimately be termed male organ problems, from tumescence dysfunction to dry member skin to… Read More »

Male Organ Bumps May Be Due to HPV

Who wants to unveil their pride and joy – whether to a new potential sensual partner or to the guys hanging around the gym locker room – and have people see that their manhood is covered with male organ bumps? Sure, many male organ bumps are benign and not a male organ health concern –… Read More »