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 […]

Know about 4 infections that can be spread through kissing

We tend to associate sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and infections (STIs) with vaginal, anal, and oral sex. But it is also possible to get sick after kissing someone, although chances are relatively much lower

Know about 4 infections that can be spread through kissingHere are four types of infections that can be transmitted through mouth-to-mouth contact with an infected person. Herpes Oral herpes, often referred to as cold sores, is caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). According to experts, it is the most common infection spread through kissing. Women are said to be more susceptible than […]

Testosterone may improve women’s sex lives after menopause, reveals study

A wide-ranging review of 36 trials found that testosterone may have profound positive effects on sexual function and well-being in postmenopausal women

Testosterone may improve women’s sex lives after menopause, reveals studyThis review, published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology, included blinded randomised controlled trials of testosterone treatment that had lasted for at least 12 weeks. In total, the research team analysed 46 reports of 36 trials that had collectively included 8,480 participants. The authors of the review found that the sexual health of postmenopausal women […]

Sexual health: How much semen is considered normal?

Ever wondered how much semen volume is normal? Read on to find out

Sexual health: How much semen is considered normal?It’s silly, embarrassing and oftentimes built by a male-dominant culture, but it’s time to admit it: Men really do compare the size of their members, whether it’s up to ‘standards’ or simply just ‘average.’ However, experts are starting to argue that if men should be measuring something in their reproductive system, it shouldn’t be penis […]

Is pain during sex normal for women? Here’s what you need to know

Nearly 3 out of 4 women will experience pain during sex at some point in their lives according to estimates from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Is pain during sex normal for women? Here’s what you need to know“The bottom line is I think most sexually active women have had pain during sex at some point in their lives,” urogynecologist Dr Cheryl Iglesia told Cosmopolitan. Now, how do we figure out when the pain is a sign of something wrong? Iglesia explains that it is dependent on two factors — how frequently it […]

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 […]

Men who consume junk food at a higher risk of low sperm count, male infertility

Burgers, fries, pizza and high energy drinks impact testicular function in young men, new research suggests. Specifically, the sperm counts for men who typically eat "Western" meals of high-fat foods were 25.6 million lower, on average, than the counts of men noshing on fish, chicken, fruits, vegetables and other more "prudent" foods, a new Harvard study found

Men who consume junk food at a higher risk of low sperm count, male infertilityA new study found that western diets were associated with low sperm count. The findings support prior research indicating that a healthy diet leads to healthy sperm. However, claims that the damage is permanent isn’t proven. According to some reports, eating junk food in adolescence could irreversibly damage sperm. Here’s why you’re reading the alarmist […]

Know about the top 6 foods which can help maintain vaginal health

Not a lot of women know that there are certain foods for one’s vaginal health. Read this article to learn how you can keep everything down there healthy

Know about the top 6 foods which can help maintain vaginal healthThere are certain foods to keep each part of our body healthy, including that of a woman’s vagina. The truth is that women struggle with vaginal health for a number of reasons, one of which is the lack of awareness as to the practices they needed to follow. Moreover, the majority of the women are […]

Soon, your doctor will help provide information on sexual health

A first-of-its-kind initiative was launched by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) in June, last year. It was a Pan India Eduinformational Programme. Dr Deepak Jumani, noted sexual health physician and counsellor was appointed chairman of this initiative. Through this doctors were taught how to impart sex education and were trained in how to properly inform people and answer questions related to sexual health

Soon, your doctor will help provide information on sexual health30,000 doctors across the country have been given sexual education over the span of one year. This was through a one-year course specially designed to deal with matters on sexual health. The Indian Medical Association (IMA) had started this initiative with an aim to create awareness about sexual health and hygiene The doctors have been […]

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 […]
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