Sexual dysfunction and depression are two common mental health conditions that often occur together. Studies have shown that individuals with depression are more likely to experience sexual dysfunction, and vice versa. Sexual dysfunction refers to a range of issues that can occur during sexual activity, including difficulty becoming aroused, difficulty achieving orgasm, and pain during intercourse. Depression, on the other hand, is a mood disorder characterized by persistent feelings of … [Read more...] about Sexual Dysfunction and Depression
What is Andropause? Andropause, also known as male menopause, is a term used to describe a decline in testosterone levels and other changes that occur in middle-aged and older men. Testosterone is the primary male sex hormone, and it plays an important role in a wide range of bodily functions, including muscle mass, bone density, sex drive, and fertility. As men age, their testosterone levels naturally decrease, which can lead to a number of symptoms. These symptoms can include a decrease in … [Read more...] about Male Menopause?
Testosterone Part III: The Key to Prostate Health?
Testosterone. And Prostate Health The prostate is normally about the size of a walnut. Once men hit their 50s and beyond it's very common for their prostate to grow. The prostate gland is located between the bladder and the penis. The prostate is just in front of the rectum. The urethra runs through the center of the prostate, from the bladder to the penis, letting urine flow out of the body. The prostate secretes fluid that nourishes and protects sperm. “The value of testosterone … [Read more...] about Testosterone Part III: The Key to Prostate Health?
Does High Cholesterol Cause Erectile Dysfunction?
The Reality An underlying condition that increases the risk of erectile dysfunction is high cholesterol. Cholesterol is a lipid or “fat-like” substance that resides in the cells of an individual’s body. Cholesterol is carried through an individual’s blood along with proteins. There are 2 types of cholesterol: LDL (low density lipoprotein) And HDL (high density lipoprotein) cholesterol LDL cholesterol is known as “bad” cholesterol; this type of cholesterol can obstruct the walls … [Read more...] about Does High Cholesterol Cause Erectile Dysfunction?
Heart Disease and its Connection to ED
Numerous studies have shown that you don’t have to get a heart attack to have heart disease. There are many forms of heart disease, and each of them has its different symptoms. Recognizing the symptoms and knowing how to deal with them are a key to maintaining proper health. But heart disease can also gravitate into something else – erectile dysfunction. And if you have developed one, you know that there is a decent chance you’re going to develop the other. A 2019 study in the Journal of … [Read more...] about Heart Disease and its Connection to ED
High Blood Pressure and its Relationship to ED
Erectile dysfunction is commonly regarded as a quality-of-life disorder that needs treatment. Currently, it approximately affects as many as 30 million American men5. It has become conclusive that Erectile Dysfunction is caused not only by psychological disorders, but primarily due to the underlying physical conditions which impact the regular blood flow and neural functioning. One of the most important conditions with a primary role in the occurrence of ED is cardiovascular ailments. Thirty … [Read more...] about High Blood Pressure and its Relationship to ED