Thursday, October 16, 2008

Laughter the best Viagra err medicine

Watermelon: A Natural Viagra?

Researcher Says Popular Summer Fruit May Have Viagra-Like Effect on Blood Vessels

An excerpt from the article:

So, the burning question is: How much watermelon does it take?
"That is a good question," Patil says. Unfortunately, "I don't have an answer for that."

:p


Who says medical reports cannot be funny? Read more for a chuckle or a good laugh.

Link courtesy MP

26 comments:

Thomman said...

Hehe,I had read that long time back in yahoo news. And even before reading it, i knew it. Know what I mean. ;) Drats, these scientists made my secret public! ;)

silverine said...

Read the entire article, you will find many puns under "Watermelon's Viagra-Like Effects" :)

Thomman said...

lol, true. Beer bottle! Fireworks! Scientists are berry berry funny!

Aditi said...

Calling watermelon a natural Viagra is "clearly premature," says Roger Clemens..ROFL!!!

mathew said...

esp..the ones from agra are the best..research says!!

mathew said...

and OK....dont ask me WHY AGRA?

silverine said...

Why agra? :| You mean via Agra? :))

I was actually impressed at the tongue in cheek reporting.

Praveen said...

my god..i lost count of the water melons I've devoured..
Now I should be the world's most sexually active creature, if this guy is to be belived

silverine said...

Praveen: rofl!!! I guess we Indians can blame the Watermelon for our population explosion!!

binerry said...

Just don't expect fireworks anywhere but in the sky.

I loved the ending....lol

scorpiogenius said...

Ok, thanks for the tip..

Now for the bad news(not for you Silverine, but for the XY readers here... Beef, supposedly has the reverse effect. It clogs up the arteries 'down there' and makes things difficult...

So, if you take 50 grams beef make sure you eat 100 g watermelon..;)) wat say?:)))

mathew said...

@Anju
Could you ban scorpiogenius from commenting in this post....

@Scorpiogenius
uh...You dont give peace on a friday....:-|

*runs to the nearest fruit market*

Rakesh Vanamali said...

Phew! A melon a day........... ;)

silverine said...

Binerry: The ending was the icing on the cake! :)

Mathew: Cannot dude! :( The watermelon traders might finish me off. Watermelon prices have sky rocketed after this article! :|

Scorpiogenius: Putting the fear of God in non vegetarians yeah? You have succeeded! lol!

Rakesh: Looks like the Apple is got competition! :p

Anonymous said...

Anjali,

LOL!!!

Great post and a topping heading to go with it!

I'm a drop in the "Ocean of bloggers" you mentioned earlier, and I have found your blogs very interesting (not to mention hilarious and hardhitting as well). Great writing!

Keep up the good work!

Regards,
~~~~
Manish,
Bangalore.

scorpiogenius said...

@ mathew, heheheheee run..man run..

and the beef thing wasn't a joke ok..came in a medical journal...
keep sprinting..:))))

ceedy said...

thanks for the insight...now cannot eat watermelon at a summer party...lest it will have after effects and i become the viagra (laughing stock ) for others ;)

phoenix said...

LOL!!

Abraham Menacherry said...

...lol! just saw another article in malayala manorama which says beer has oestregen and causes the reverse effects in men.

Maybe I should now mix beer and watermelon juice!!

mathew said...

@Abraham
Thanks for sharing such postive news. :-D

silverine said...

Manish: Thank you dear! :)

Ceedy: LOL!!! :p

Abraham: ha ha thats a good solution to keep drinking beer! :p But I dont believe it as men have been drinking beer for many years now and there is no evidence of any effeminization in any of them...only protruding beer bellies! :)

Phoenix: Girl! I have become a big fan of yours! Honestly! Your antics at DOC left me breathless with laughter. I haven't laughed like this ages!! If you ever come to Blr, Coffee is on me. :)

| Balu | said...

The juice stall guy stopped giving watermelon juice without a prescription! I just wanted to quench my thirst =(

phoenix said...

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Mind Curry said...

oh god! i think the medical field is full of the weirdest, craziest, and most insane things.

p.s. can i come to moderate the coffee session? :D

silverine said...

Balu: LOL!!! Good one dude!

MC: he he if the rest of the gang gate crash our tea party then we will need your service with the scalpel :|
lol!

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