Watch This if You Have Heart Disease and Take ED Drugs (Video)

Recently, a small study showed that drugs commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction are safe to take for heart patients, including Viagra® (sildenafil citrate), Levitra® (vardenafil) and Cialis® (tadalafil). These drugs were found to be safe and effective, and most people with heart disease can take them without much worry. But there is an exception. If … Read More

Erectile Dysfunction: Best Options Beyond Medication, Lifestyle Changes

Most men who experience erectile dysfunction (ED) can achieve stimulation through oral medications like Viagra®, Levitra® and Cialis®. Lifestyle changes can also help remedy the problem. They may quit smoking or lose weight, or undergo psychotherapy. While these are the most common methods, they may not work for everyone. For example, male heart patients who take coronary vasodilators … Read More

Why You May Be Having Pain in Your Penis

Penis pain involves any pain or discomfort, internal or external, of the penis.  If you’re experiencing aches and pains in the penis, whether during sexual intercourse or at other times, you should schedule a trip to your doctor or a urologist if symptoms persist or are severe. Peyronie’s disease Chief among the causes of penis pain is … Read More

What to Do When Diabetes Affects Your Sex Life

Men living with diabetes have enough on their plate. They need to monitor their blood glucose level, blood pressure and, most likely, several medications. If this is you, and you’re experiencing problems in your sex life, there’s a good chance you’re  feeling anxious, frustrated and depressed. You may know that erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to get or … Read More

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How Men Can Safeguard Sexual Health (Infographic)

Does this sound familiar? Wife/girlfriend/significant other urges the man in her life: Please, honey, see a doctor. This plea could be for a regular check-up or, more often, it’s for a health issue he has been ignoring. However, seeing a doctor regularly and as symptoms arise is critical to a man’s health. It allows many … Read More

Don’t Ignore Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction, or ED, isn’t just about sex. It can be a red flag for a number of medical conditions and shouldn’t be ignored, experts say. “New onset of erection problems is often an early sign of cardiovascular disease,” says urologist Daniel Shoskes, MD. “Erectile dysfunction can signal compromised blood flow in other parts of … Read More

6 Simple Tips for a Better Sex Life (Slideshow)

Putting on weight, getting out of shape, and even just the natural act of aging — all of these can affect your sex drive. In some cases, though, smarter lifestyle choices or a willingness to ask for help can put the sex back in your sex life. [tn3 origin=”album” ids=”672″ transitions=”default” responsive=”1″]  

Beware of ‘Natural’ Testosterone Boosters for ‘Low-T’

Over-the-counter “natural” remedies that claim to raise your testosterone levels sound too good to be true. That’s because they are. No such thing as natural low-T boosters Urologist Daniel Shoskes, MD, says there are really no such things as natural testosterone boosters. “It’s not a medical term,” says Dr. Shoskes. “There really aren’t any substances … Read More

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Erectile Dysfunction: Waist Size Matters (Infographic)

When it comes to erectile dysfunction, a man’s weight — and his waist size in particular — may put him more at risk. One study by researchers at Cornell University found that men who have a waist size larger than 40 inches are more likely to have erectile dysfunction. Read the full story Lost Your … Read More

Men Over 50: 7 Ways to Improve Your Sex Life

Are problems with your erections or low libido limiting your sex life? For many men, these are inevitable issues of aging. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to address them. Erection problems are fairly common for men over the age of 50, says Cleveland Clinic urologist Milton Lakin, MD. He says men may be … Read More