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 […]

5 things that can hinder good sex

‘The brain is the body’s most important sex organ.’ This well-known phrase bears more than a little truth. Functional sex organs, appropriate hormone levels, and the ability to become sexually aroused alone don't guarantee good sex. Other factors, brain factors, can get in the way

5 things that can hinder good sexRelationship issues Tension and emotional distance can undermine a couple’s sex life. Conflicts having nothing to do with sex, like finances or child-raising issues, can be at the root of a sexual problem. It works the other way, too: a sexual issue can strain a couple’s ability to get along. Performance anxiety A person may […]

Eating mushrooms might reduce prostate cancer risk

Mushroom consumption once or twice a week was associated with an eight per cent lower risk of prostate cancer and consumption three or more times per week was associated with a 17 per cent lower risk, the findings showed

Eating mushrooms might reduce prostate cancer riskA new study found an inverse relationship between mushroom consumption and the development of prostate cancer among middle-aged and elderly Japanese men, suggesting that regular mushroom intake might help to prevent prostate cancer. In the first study of its kind, Japanese researchers have found an association between eating mushrooms and a reduced risk of prostate […]

Men’s health: Premature ejaculation and common myths and truth

Dr Sagar Mundada, a consultant psychiatrist and sexologist attached with Health Springs Clinic busts myths related to premature ejaculation in young and worried couples

Men’s health: Premature ejaculation and common myths and truth  Premature ejaculation (PE) occurs when a man experiences orgasm and expels semen within a few moments of beginning the sexual activity and with minimal penile stimulation Myth 1: PE can be treated with Viagra Truth: That is incorrect. Many men ask us if they can use Viagra or Cialis to treat their PE, either […]

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 […]

What are the unknown dangers of intermittent fasting?

Intermittent fasting is all the rage these days when it comes to the weight loss and fitness community. Given the large number of people including celebrities who swear by it, it’s not surprising why this diet is getting a lot of attention

What are the unknown dangers of intermittent fasting?The practice of intermittent fasting strictly follows an eating cycle that involves a phase of fasting and non-fasting over a defined period. During the fasting phase, the dieter purposely rejects food to ensure the body can adapt and benefit from this period of no food intake. Intermittent fasting is actually an umbrella term much like […]

Men’s health: Common causes for testicle pain and how to treat it

Pain in the testicles is something that men have to deal with rather quietly, especially when it occurs over the span of three months, either intermittently or constantly

Men’s health: Common causes for testicle pain and how to treat itChronic orchialgia is associated with men having chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS) or chronic prostatitis. Nerve or muscle pulls in the groin area and pelvic spasms have long been suspected to be the causes, but doctors have not been able to confirm. Idiopathic chronic orchialgia refers to the similar condition except its cause is more […]

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 […]

Scientists develop wearable tech that can help trigger hair growth, cure baldness

Despite many women finding Bruce Willis hotter when he lost his hair, baldness is still one of the biggest concerns of men. A number of treatments are available on the market but it can be hard to find the best one that promotes hair growth

Scientists develop wearable tech that can help trigger hair growth, cure baldnessAn effective baldness treatment may not come in the form of a drug or topical cream. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison developed a wearable technology that works to prevent hair loss. Developers said their device is low cost and can be worn underneath the crown of a hat. The wearable tech is powered by […]
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