Men with erectile dysfunction more likely to be less productive at work, finds study

Researchers surveyed 52,000 men between ages 40 and 70 from 8 countries. About 25% of men with erectile dysfunction (ED) suffered from poor work productivity compared to 11% of men without ED. Men with ED were also two times more likely to stay home from work and to work while sick

Men with erectile dysfunction more likely to be less productive at work, finds study  While erectile dysfunction certainly isn’t a fun topic for most men to discuss, it is generally considered an easily treatable condition that really only affects one aspect of a man’s life. However, a new international study conducted across eight countries finds that erectile dysfunction is associated with problems on the job and an overall […]

‘Young men are falling prey to psychogenic erectile dysfunction ’

Three months post marriage, a couple walked into a city doctor’s clinic with a complaint of the man ‘not performing well’. But his diagnosis, has made the doctors in the city believe that this is a side-effect of excessive pornography and taking up sex as a challenge rather than a pleasurable experience

‘Young men are falling prey to psychogenic erectile dysfunction ’Erectile dysfunction is not always a physical problem only. There can be psychogenic causes which may cause or worsen the problem. Psychogenic erectile dysfunction is defined as the persistent inability to achieve or maintain erection satisfactory for sexual performance owing predominantly or exclusively to psychological or interpersonal factors. Psychogenic erectile dysfunction frequently coexists with other sexual […]

Erectile dysfunction: Myths and truths

Dr Sagar Mundada, a consultant psychiatrist at Health Springs Clinic, explains about erectile dysfunction, and busts myths related to same

Erectile dysfunction: Myths and truthsAs many of us know, Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is a condition when a man has trouble getting or maintaining an erection. Many men experience it at some point during their life. For some men, it can be more serious and cause problems with self-esteem and relationships. There are many common myths about ED that are […]

Five common reasons why a man should consult a urologist

Dr Sumit Mehta, Consultant Urology, Andrology & Kidney Transplant Surgeon, Hiranandani Hospital Vashi, shares how a minor issue, if ignored, can create bigger problems for men

Five common reasons why a man should consult a urologistAs a man gets older, he starts facing some health-related issues. Health issues among men are more varied than what most people think; however, some issues are more common than the others. The most common being that of the urinary tract system and reproductive organs. In this case, visiting a urologist, an expert specialising in […]

Want to prevent erectile dysfunction? Have watermelon juice

Although watermelon may not be as organ-specific as Viagra, it can give Viagra-like effects without the drug’s side effects. This may be good news for men who cannot safely take erectile dysfunction medications if they have heart problems, high or low blood pressure, a history of stroke, eye problems, severe liver disease and, kidney disease

Want to prevent erectile dysfunction? Have watermelon juiceThe advent of Viagra and other erectile dysfunction (ED) treatments revolutionized the world of sexual medicine. No longer did men with certain medical conditions or age-related ED have to resign themselves to unsatisfying sex lives. However, ED drugs do not work for every man. Some men experience side effects, while the drug is unsuitable for […]

Men’s sexual function may benefit from daily nut consumption, finds study

Men participating in a clinical trial who added two handfuls of nuts a day to their regular diet reported improvements in sexual function

Men’s sexual function may benefit from daily nut consumption, finds studyThe 14-week trial compared a group of men who added a daily dose of certain nuts to a Western-style diet with an equivalent group of men who ate the same diet but without nuts. The daily dose of nuts comprised 60 grams (g) – the equivalent of about two handfuls – of almonds, hazelnuts, and […]

5 natural ways to overcome erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED) can occur for many reasons. Sometimes it is as simple as the side effect of a particular medication. But for roughly 75% of men, the cause is more complex

5 natural ways to overcome erectile dysfunctionCan you run as fast as you did when you were 20 years old? Hit a baseball as far as you once could? Bash a tennis ball with the same speed and spin? Probably not. But even as we age, there are still plenty of ways to stay in the game and enjoy it. That’s […]

Male contraceptive pill crosses the human clinical trial hurdle

Birth control pills have been around for the past six decades but have been for use of women only. A team of researchers this week have announced the success of the first male birth control pill that could safely prevent pregnancy

Male contraceptive pill crosses the human clinical trial hurdleThe findings of the study were presented on March 24 at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society’s annual conference. The results of the study are published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, Volume 104, Issue 3, March 2019. The team announced that the new drug called 11-beta-MNTDC, has passed a 28-day trial with the […]

Spider venom could be used to treat erectile dysfunction, find Brazilian scientists  

Scientists think that venom from a deadly spider could be the key to helping the millions of men who live with erectile dysfunction

Spider venom could be used to treat erectile dysfunction, find Brazilian scientists  The bite of a deadly spider which causes victims to experience a four hour erection before they die could one day help millions of men overcome erectile dysfunction, according to researchers. Scientists studying Brazilian wandering spiders, sometimes known as banana spiders, believe that chemicals in its bite could lead to a treatment more effective than […]

Five natural ways to overcome erectile dysfunction

Can you run as fast as you did when you were 20 years old? Hit a baseball as far as you once could? Bash a tennis ball with the same speed and spin? Probably not. But even as we age, there are still plenty of ways to stay in the game and enjoy it. That’s as true of sex as it is of sports

Five natural ways to overcome erectile dysfunctionErectile dysfunction (ED) can occur for many reasons. Sometimes it is as simple as the side effect of a particular medication. But for roughly 75% of men, the cause is more complex. ED may result from vascular disease, neurological disease, diabetes, or prostate-related treatments or surgeries. Whether you currently suffer from ED or are hoping […]
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