Posts filtered by tags: Erectile-dysfunction[x]


 

Twitter says Nicki Minaj's bizarre tweet linking COVID-19 vaccines with erectile dysfunction doesn't break its rules on misinformation

Musician Nicki Minaj at the 019 Met Gala. Taylor Hill /Getty Images Rapper Nicki Minaj sent a tweet linking erectile dysfunction with the COVID-19 vaccine. Twitter won't take action because the tweet was presented as an anecdote, not a fact, the site said. There is no evidence linking COVID-19 vaccines with fertility problems in women or men. See more stories on Insider's business page. Twitter says a bizarre tweet from rapper Nicki Minaj linking the COVID-19 vaccine with erectile ...
Tags: Twitter, News, Nicki Minaj, Trends, Fertility, Vaccine, Erectile Dysfunction, Minaj, Tech Insider, Isobel Asher Hamilton, COVID-19, Met Gala Taylor Hill Getty Images


Pandemic’s shift to remote wellness helps Numan raise $40M Series B led by White Star

Numan, the European subscription service covering erectile dysfunction (ED) and men’s wellness/health needs more generally, has raised $40 million in a Series B funding round led by White Star Capital, with participation from existing investors Novator, Vostok New Global, Anthemis Exponential, Colle Capital, and new investor Hanwha Group. The new round will be used to fuel expansion. Numan’s current roster of services cover ED, premature ejaculation, hair loss, gut and lung health, and nutrition...
Tags: TC, Europe, UK, Sweden, US, Tech, Ceo, United States, United Kingdom, Healthcare, Musicians, Care Quality Commission, Erectile Dysfunction, Digital Health, Digital Healthcare, White Star Capital


COVID-19 may cause erectile dysfunction, small study finds

Crystal Cox/Business Insider Two men who recovered from COVID-19 experienced severe erectile dysfunction many months later, eventually seeking penile implants. The doctors who placed the men's implants found virus particles in their penises. The infection may have caused ED by restricting blood flow to the penis. See more stories on Insider's business page. Long COVID can cause a range of problems, affecting the body from head to penis in some cases.When two men who recovered from...
Tags: Science, Trends, Erectile Dysfunction, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Blood Clot, Crystal Cox, World Journal, Julia Naftulin, Coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID, BI Photo, Andrea Michelson, Crystal Cox Business Insider Two


New studies show evidence of Long Covid Penis Problems

"Long Covid," as many folks are calling it, is one of parts of this pandemic that I find most terrifying. Sure, some people who get COVID-19 just have to deal with a "bad cold." But others find themselves suffering from long-term debilitation, with a variety of wild symptoms, and no clear consistency in how or why these lasting effects come about. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, News, Penis, Penises, Erectile Dysfunction, Erections, Penis Penis Penis, COVID-19, COVID, COVIDIOTS, Long Covid, Covid Shenanigans


Can’t Afford Viagra? There Are Plenty of Generic Medicines to Go For!

Cenforce 100 mg is a pill that is commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction. Contrary to popular belief, ED can be treated with a range of treatments that do not usually need surgery. Of course, hearing about surgery, especially in the genital region, might make people nervous. This is one of the reasons why many people are naturally hesitant to take action to change the situation. In contrast, ED medications are exceedingly safe and effective, and they can be used to fast correct the state...
Tags: Sales, United States, Pfizer, Erectile Dysfunction, Medicines, Blog & Grow, Alternative for viagra, Another Erectile Dysfunction Medicine, Cenforce, Cenforce 100 mg, Cure For Erectile Dysfunction, ED medications, ED pills, Erectile Dysfunction Medicine, Generic Medicines


Keeping Your Marriage Alive and Strong After Kids

As you get older, get married, and have children, things start to change. You bear new responsibilities, juggling work life with parent life, leaving you with less time for things like romance.  It isn’t easy to keep up with your marriage, and all adult responsibilities, especially with the added pressures that the pandemic has introduced, such as working from home and homeschooling. This has added unavoidable stress in many households which, unfortunately, can lead to a negative impact...
Tags: Fashion, Marriage, Ed, Married, Marriage Counseling, Erectile Dysfunction, Relationships & Marriage, Marriage Advice, Married Couple, Marriage Relationship


Beware of COVID Penis!

In a hysterical installment of A Late Show's regular "The Vax Scene" segment about various enticements local governments and business are offering to those vaccinated, Stephen Colbert (and new research) warn (6:10) that COVID-19 may increase the chances of erectile dysfunction. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Video, Comedy, News, Stephen Colbert, Erectile Dysfunction, COVID-19


Folx Health raises $25 million for virtual clinical offerings and care for the LGBTQIA+ community

Folx Health is leveraging the explosion of virtual care services to offer greater access to healthcare focused on the needs of the LGBTQIA+ community, and has raised $25 million in new funding to help it grow. It’s part of a revolution in care that’s targeting the needs of specific communities with access to physicians that understand those needs. And it’s all made possible by virtual interactions. “We have a good sense of the nature of the need and the depth of the pain in the community,” said...
Tags: TC, Florida, New York, Texas, California, Washington, Virginia, Massachusetts, Tech, Connecticut, Healthcare, Healthcare Industry, Trans, North Carolina, Illinois, Delaware


Telehealth startup Hims fell in its public trading debut — and that’s fine with its CEO

Hims & Hers, a San Francisco-based telehealth startup that sells sexual wellness and other health products and services to millennials, began trading publicly today on the NYSE after completing a reverse merger with the blank-check company Oaktree Acquisition Corp. Its shares slipped a bit, ending the day down 5% from where they started, but the company, which was founded in 2017 and now claims nearly 300,000 paying subscribers for its various offerings, has never been focused on a splashy headl...
Tags: Health, TC, Ecommerce, Asia, Ipo, San Francisco, Tech, Middle East, Sexual health, Cnbc, Erectile Dysfunction, Nyse, Bay Area, SPAC, Oaktree, Howard Marks


Hims, the telehealth startup, saw its shares slip in their trading debut — and that’s fine with its CEO

Hims & Hers, a San Francisco-based telehealth startup that sells sexual wellness and other health products and services to millennials, began trading publicly today on the NYSE after completing a reverse merger with the blank-check company Oaktree Acquisition Corp. Its shares slipped a bit, ending the day down 5% from where they started, but the company, which was founded in 2017 and now claims nearly 300,000 paying subscribers for its various offerings, has never been focused on a splashy headl...
Tags: Health, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Asia, Ipo, San Francisco, Tech, Middle East, Sexual health, Cnbc, Erectile Dysfunction, Initial Public Offering, Exit, Nyse, Bay Area


“Unprecedented” was always Giddy’s business

The standard vocabulary of startups is to disrupt, revolutionize, reimagine. All admirable goals, looking to attack the parts of society that have become complacent, holding back the innovations that allowed the growth of sectors and brought market-defying ideas into common nomenclature.But at Giddy, we had to take an additional verb to task: destigmatize.A decade ago, when you looked at the marketplace for erectile dysfunction treatments, it more or less felt set in its ways. There were pills, ...
Tags: Startups, News, Entrepreneurship, United States, Ed, Eddie, Lloyd 's of London, Austin Startups, Giddy, Medical-devices, Health-and-wellness, Erectile-dysfunction


COVID-19 can cause long-term erectile damage, too

COVID-19 kills a lot of people. But one of the scarier things about the disease is how many of the survivors have continued to suffer long-term damages, many months after the actual virus has left their system. This includes heart damage and mental health problems — and now, it turns out, that COVID-19 can ravage penises with lasting harm, too. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Penises, Erectile Dysfunction, Erections, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid-69, Covid Penis


Erectile Dysfunction Drug and Anti-Depressant Accidentally Swapped in Factory

Pharmaceutical company AvKare issued a recall on Wednesday for two different medications after pills were inadvertently mixed during bottling, according to a new report from the FDA. The generic drugs being recalled are sildenafil, used to treat erectile dysfunction, and trazodone, an antidepressant and sedative.…Read more...
Tags: Science, Drugs, Recalls, Food And Drug Administration, Fda, Pharmaceuticals, Ed, Erectile Dysfunction, Medications, Avkare


Men’s health subscription startup Numan closes £10M Series A funding round

Launched almost 18 months ago, Numan joined the growing list of sites aiming at men’s health, such as Roman and Hims, for example. Numan launched aiming to promote accessible medical remedies for Erectile Dysfunction but has since expanded into other areas to building a brand around pharmaceuticals on subscription. It has now closed a £10M Series A funding round led by Novator, along with Anthemis Exponential, Vostok New Ventures, and Colle Capital.   “We are building a new kind of healthc...
Tags: Health, TC, Europe, Cancer, Tech, Ceo, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Erectile Dysfunction, Novator, Vostok New Ventures, Ro, Numan, Colle Capital, NHSX, Sam Shah


Closing on $75 million in new cash, Truepill plans at-home testing service as it nears $175 million in annual revenue

Truepill, the white-label healthcare services company that provides telehealth and pharmacy fulfillment services, is adding at-home medical testing as the third branch of its services powering the offerings of companies like Hims and Hers, Ro, and other direct-to-consumer healthcare companies.  Financing this expansion of services is a new $75 million round of financing from investors led by Oak HC/FT, with participation from Optum Ventures, TI Platform Management, Sound Ventures and Y Comb...
Tags: TC, Y Combinator, Articles, Linkedin, Insurance, Tech, Diabetes, Healthcare, Seattle, Birth Control, Telemedicine, Erectile Dysfunction, Afridi, Heal, Pharmacy, Lamont


Update: Closing on $75 million in new cash, Truepill plans at-home testing service as it nears $200 million in annual revenue

Truepill, the white-label healthcare services company that provides telehealth and pharmacy fulfillment services, is adding at-home medical testing as the third branch of its services powering the offerings of companies like Hims and Hers, Nurx, GoodRx, and Ro (a former customer).  Financing this expansion of services is a new $75 million round of financing from investors led by Oak HC/FT, with participation from Optum Ventures, TI Platform Management, Sound Ventures and Y Combinator. “With...
Tags: TC, Y Combinator, Articles, Linkedin, Insurance, Tech, Diabetes, Healthcare, Seattle, Birth Control, Telemedicine, Erectile Dysfunction, Afridi, Heal, Pharmacy, Lamont


Origin wants to make accessible physical therapy women’s new normal

“I spend a lot of time being angry — but I’m still hopeful. Gender bias in medicine is systemic,” says Carine Carmy, the fast-talking CEO and co-founder of Origin, during a condensed chat about her startup mission to make physical therapy for women and mothers accessible and affordable across the US, both online and through a network of physical clinics. The unexpected arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic led the LA-based startup to rework and accelerate its original launch plan — shifting its first...
Tags: Travel, Health, Startups, New York, Texas, Medicine, California, La, Stanford, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, David, United States, Healthcare, Surgery


Hims launches group therapy services as first foray into broader mental health initiative

Hims, the startup consumer health brand providing out-of-pocket physician services online, has launched group therapy services through its Hims and Hers brands as part of an initial push into mental health services. The company first began exploring opportunities to expand into the mental health category around eight months ago, and accelerated its pace to respond to increased consumer demand cery aused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Mental health and wellness has become a huge business opportunit...
Tags: Health, TC, Articles, Tech, Meditation, Mental Health, Acne, Depression, Diabetes, Disability, Healthcare, Telemedicine, Erectile Dysfunction, Forerunner Ventures, University Of Southern California, Carroll


Men’s at-home health startup Vault takes in $30 million from Tiger Capital

Vault, an at-home healthcare practice specializing in men’s medicine has announced the raise of $30 million in funding from Tiger Capital Group, Declaration Capital and Redesign Health to reach more potential patients and expand to more areas beyond New York, Florida, Tennessee and Texas, where it currently offers treatments. Founder and CEO Jason Feldman, who formerly headed Amazon’s Prime Video Direct and Global Innovation teams before launching Vault last summer, told TechCrunch his startu...
Tags: Travel, Health, Amazon, Startups, TC, Florida, New York, Texas, Funding, Ceo, United States, Tennessee, Healthcare, Erectile Dysfunction, Hormones, TechCrunch


Men’s at-home health startup Vault takes in $30 million from Tiger Global

Vault, an at-home healthcare practice specializing men’s medicine has announced the raise of $30 million in funding from Tiger Capital Group, Declaration Capital and Redesign Health to reach more potential patients and expand to more areas beyond New York, Florida, Tennessee and Texas, where it currently offers treatments. Founder and CEO Jason Feldman, who formerly headed Amazon’s Prime Video Direct and Global Innovation teams before launching Vault last summer, told TechCrunch his startup a...
Tags: Health, Amazon, Startups, TC, Florida, New York, Texas, Funding, Tech, Ceo, United States, Tennessee, Healthcare, Erectile Dysfunction, Hormones, TechCrunch


iPharmacy Roman fights stigmas with premature ejaculation meds

There’s a war brewing to become the cloud pharmacy for men’s health. Roman, which launched last year offering erectile dysfunctional medication and recently added a ‘quit smoking’ kit, is taking on $97 million-funded Hims for the hair loss market. Today, Roman launched four new products it hopes to cross-sell to users through a unified telemedicine subscription and pill delivery app. It now sells meds for premature ejaculation, oral herpes, genital herpes, and hair loss at what’s often a deep...
Tags: Health, Startups, Mobile, Ecommerce, Apps, Tech, Medication, Erectile Dysfunction, PillPack, Roman, Medicare Medicaid, Hair Loss, Online pharmacy, Reitano, Zachariah Reitano, Hims


Keeps parent company Thirty Madison raises $15 million to fight male pattern baldness

Thirty Madison, the healthcare startup behind the hair loss brand Keeps, has brought in a $15.25 million Series A co-led by Maveron and Northzone. The company provides a subscription-based online marketplace for men’s hair loss prevention medications Finasteride and Minoxidil. Keeps sells these drugs direct-to-consumer, working with manufacturers to keep the costs low. On Keeps, a subscription of Minoxidil, an over-the-counter topical treatment often referred to as Rogaine, is $10 monthly. A sub...
Tags: Health, Google, Startups, Medicine, Funding, Tech, Chemistry, Healthcare, Venture Capital, Madison, Telemedicine, Erectile Dysfunction, Roman, Connie Loizos, Maveron, Hair Loss


Scientists May Have Found a Genetic Risk Factor for Erectile Dysfunction

A group of scientists believe they’ve uncovered at least some of the genetic risk factors that can contribute to a common health concern among men: erectile dysfunction. Their findings, published Monday in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, have possibly identified a specific place in our genome linked…Read more...
Tags: Health, Science, Erectile Dysfunction, National Academy of Sciences


Man Chugs Erectile Dysfunction Drug, Ends Up With Permanently Red-Tinted Vision

One man’s experience with a common erectile dysfunction drug turned out to be a lot more eye-opening than he expected. According to his doctors, he developed a seemingly permanent red tint to his color vision after taking a massive dose of sildenafil citrate.Read more...
Tags: Eyes, Science, Erectile Dysfunction, Weird Medicine


Erectile pharmacy app Roman raises $88M to launch ‘quit smoking’ kit

Roman is a rocket ship, and I’m not talking about how it sells Viagra and Cialis. Less than a year after launching its cloud pharmacy for erectile dysfunction with $3 million in funding and a five-person team, Roman has grown to seventy team members and a revenue run-rate in the 10s of millions — up 720 percent since January. It’s sparked over a million patient-physician visits, phone calls, and text conversations through its telemedicine portal for getting diagnoses and prescriptions. And no...
Tags: Health, Amazon, Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, Apps, Smoking, Funding, US, Tech, Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, FirstMark Capital, Serena Williams, Viagra


The Price of Viagra Is Only Getting Even Stiffer

So much for President Donald Trump’s guarantee of “massive” drops in drug prices in the near future. On Monday, the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer announced a slew of price increases for many of its best-selling brand name drugs, including Viagra, the Financial Times first reported. Amazingly enough, it’s the second time…Read more...
Tags: Science, Drugs, Pfizer, Donald Trump, Financial Times, Erectile Dysfunction, Trump, Drug Prices


Men With Erectile Dysfunction Are Twice As Likely to Have Heart Disease, Study Says

They are at greater risk of heart attacks, stroke and more
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Heart, Erectile Dysfunction, Onetime, Healthytime


Straight guys with erectile dysfunction might not actually be straight, study finds

"If a man is in a relationship with a woman and is having problems with ED it might be because they are in a relationship with the wrong gender."
Tags: Health, Sex, Life, Lifestyle, Gay, Sexuality, Ed, Erectile Dysfunction, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Straight


Life is changing for men for two reasons — and new startups are on it

 It’s never been a better time to be a man who privately suffers erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation or hair loss. Before you roll your eyes, that is a lot of men. They are not the silver-haired septuagenarians depicted in drug advertisements, either. Approximately 25 percent of men with male pattern baldness begin shedding their locks before they reach the age of 21, says… Read More
Tags: TC, Tech, Thrive Capital, Viagra, Erectile Dysfunction, Forerunner Ventures, Roman, Hims