Heart Patients With ICD’s More Likely To Face Sexual Dysfunction


According to research which was presented at the 2011 American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, some heart patients with implanted cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) were likely to suffer from sexual related problems due to their heightened fear of the ICD delivering a shock during sex. ICD is a device that delivers a shock the moment it detects […]

A New Condom To Improve Performance In Bed ?

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A condom is primarily used for protection from unwanted pregnancies and contracting STD’s (sexually transmitted diseases), but now the makers of the Durex brand of condoms is preparing to launch a condom sometime next year which touts to not only give the above mentioned benefits but also help men get longer lasting and firmer erections. […]

Increased Intake Of Medicines May Lead To Erectile Dysfunction

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In a new study published in the British Journal of Urology, findings showed that men who take ten or more medications were 60% more likely to encounter sex related problems than those who didn’t. As we all know, in today’s day and age a lot of us have a tendency to take medications for ailments […]

Erectile Dysfunction: Diseases That Increase The Risk Of Impotency

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Erectile dysfunction can be caused by a lot of factors including medical conditions (like Thyroid problems, low testosterone levels), injuries to the pelvic area or the spinal cord, medication (for treating depression or blood pressure), abuse of alcohol and drugs, smoking,relationship issues, stress and high anxiety levels among others; but men who suffer from the […]

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Linked To 2200 Deaths in a Decade

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Some sobering statistics coming out of The United States show that erectile dysfunction drugs like Viagra and Cialis (which are prescribed) and others which are not prescribed may have caused over 2000(estimated) deaths from the period of 2000 to 2010. This according to the Food and Drug Administration agency. The estimated number of men taking […]

Is Sound Wave Treatment For Impotence Effective And Safe ?

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Any time there are any new developments in the field of treatment for erectile dysfunction there is huge media coverage and it is no different this time as major news agencies are giving widespread coverage to a recent study done where extra-corporeal shock wave therapy was used to improve sexual function of some men suffering […]

Erectile Dysfunction Treatments Recalled in New Zealand

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This is an update for my readers who live abroad especially the one’s in New Zealand and Australia and use erectile dysfunction treatments under the brand names of ‘Get Stiff ‘ and ‘Maxi Mize’, these two treatments have been recalled by the health authorities in New Zealand due to harmful and potentially fatal prescription medicines […]

The No.1 Reason Why Most Men Don’t Seek Help For Sexual Issues

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The incidende of sexual health problems in men is on the rise not only in India but also in the rest of the world, the reasons for this dramatic rise is the explosion of population growth along with the current lifestyle which is largely comprised of unhealthy eating and lack of exercise, which contribute to […]

Study Predicts the Risk Of Being Impotent After Prostrate Treatment

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Erectile dysfunction or impotence is a common side effect for men who get treatment for prostrate cancer. The problem before was that there was no study to give an insight into what chances an individual had of getting impotent after getting different types of treatment for prostrate problems; which include surgery and radiation. Now a […]

Experimental Erectile Dysfunction Treatment For Heart Patients

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The options for erectile dysfunction treatment for men suffering from heart disease are more limited than those men who don’t have heart ailments, Ed drugs like Viagra and its generic versions (which only deals with the symptoms of ED) are not recommended for heart patients and this makes their sexual life more problematic. But now […]