Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common condition that affects men of all ages. It is defined as the inability to achieve or maintain an erection during sexual activity. ED can have a significant impact on a man's self-esteem and can also affect the intimacy of a relationship. However, it is important to remember that ED is a treatable condition and that there are many ways to maintain intimacy with ED. One of the first steps in maintaining intimacy with ED is to open up to your partner. It can … [Read more...] about Maintaining Intimacy with Erectile Dysfunction
In this month's newsletter we look at the sensitive topic of penis size. So.... Let’s first get this out of the way. The well-respected medical journal, BJUI conducted a systematic review and cobbled together 20 studies about penis sizes from different countries in a collaboration between King’s College London and the United Kingdom’s National Health Service (NHS). This worldwide review of studies found that, on average, a flaccid penis is 3.61 inches in length when flaccid and 5.16 inches … [Read more...] about What’s The Average Penis Size?
Half a year ago, when the COVID-19 pandemic was rampant, we asked, "how often are you having sex?" The COVID-19 Pandemic has made it increasingly difficult to maintain healthy relationships with our significant others. You may have had to social distance for longer durations, or maybe you had actually gotten sick of being cooped up together without a break. Interestingly, the majority of people answered that they had sex weekly; however, the second highest vote was rarely or never. While we're … [Read more...] about Poll: How much sex are people really having now?
Let it never be said that nature has run out of surprises. Or that science has run out of discoveries. Exosomes are extracellular vesicles (EVs) first described as such 30 years ago and since implicated in cells, cell communication and the transmission of disease states. Fundamental questions about their biology remain unanswered. Here is the current definition and some of the outstanding issues in exosome biology - The exosome is composed of all of the exons within the genome, the sequences … [Read more...] about Exosomes. Extraordinary Extracellular Vesicles
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?