erectile

Treatment for erectile dysfunction

It’s a health issue that’s embarrassing and difficult to talk about. Erectile dysfunction is something that affects millions of men in the U…

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Understanding the Ebola virus

Earlier this week, health officials diagnosed the first case of Ebola in the U.S., the disease that has claimed the lives of 3,000 people th…

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Get your flu shot and help fight hunger

Every year around this time, 120 million Americans roll up their sleeves to get their annual flu shots.Pharmacist Erica Cracco shared more a…

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Treatment for Male Infertility

Infertility effects one in every five couples who are trying to conceive, and about 10% of all men in the United States suffer from infertil…

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All about the Enterovirus D68

The enterovirus has been around for awhile but one particular strain, Enterovirus D68, has spread quickly and has infected nearly 200 childr…

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September is National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month and if you or someone you know is struggling with addiction, Adcare Hospital in West Springfield can he…

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Importance of physical activity

Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. Mike May, Communications Spokesman for Phit Americ…

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Vasectomy; What to expect

If you’re done having kids, you might consider getting a vasectomy. Dr. Leonard Shaker, a urologist and partner at Pioneer Valley Urology, s…

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How to keep kids active outside of school

With kids back in school that means they’ll spend most of their day sitting down behind a desk. But how you can keep your kids active outsid…

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Mercy Medical Center's Patient Portal

Mercy Medical Center allows patients to take a more active role in their health care by giving them information in a simple, safe and secure…

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Learn more about Mercy Companions

Whether it’s caring for a loved one who needs assistance or who is recovering from an injury or surgery, Mercy Companions can help meet your…

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Treatment for urinary tract infections

A UTI is an infection in the urinary tract, which can lead to major health problems if left untreated. Ila Shebar, Women’s Health Nurse Prac…