Men's Health

CentraCare Earth Day Run moves to downtown St. Cloud for 2019
For its 20th anniversary, the CentraCare Earth Day Run will move from the St. Cloud State University campus to downtown St. Cloud. Taking place April 19-20, 2019, the event will once again include a half marathon and relay, 5K and 1K kids run. As the area’s largest and most popular running event, the Earth Day Run brings nearly 5,000 participants and an additional 10,000 spectators to the St. Cloud area each spring. Register today!
Influenza vaccination Q&A
The first sign of fall — “Get your flu shot” — is outside of every business with a pharmacy. Arm yourself with knowledge about influenza vaccination from Pediatrician Jill Amsberry, DO, CentraCare Clinic Health Plaza Pediatrics.
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How Much He Sleeps May Affect His Stroke Risk

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 3, 2018 -- Getting too little or too much sleep can affect stroke risk, depending on a man's race, researchers say.

"These results suggest that short and long sleep duration may have different consequences for people depending on race and sex," said study author Virginia Howard, from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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Viagra Linked to Trouble With Color Vision: Report

MONDAY, Oct. 1, 2018 -- High doses of the impotence drug commonly known as Viagra can cause damage to the eye's retina that results in irreversibly tinted vision, researchers contend in a case study.

"People who depend on colored vision for their livelihood need to realize there could be a long-lasting impact of overindulging on this drug," said lead investigator Dr. Richard Rosen. He directs retina services at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, in New York City.

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