Cardiometabolic Risks And Sexual Health

Main Category: Cardiovascular / Cardiology
Also Included In: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation;  Heart Disease;  Men’s Health
Article Date: 03 Sep 2012 – 0:00 PDT

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Assessment of sexual function should be incorporated into cardiovascular risk evaluation for all men, regardless of the presence or absence of known cardiovascular disease, according to Dr. Ajay Nehra, lead author of a report by the Princeton Consensus (Expert Panel) Conference, a collaboration of 22 international, multispecialty researchers. Nehra is vice chairperson, professor and director of Men’s Health in the Department of Urology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Risk

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Main Category: Cardiovascular / Cardiology
Also Included In: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation;  Heart Disease
Article Date: 30 Aug 2012 – 16:00 PDT

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According to a recent report by the Princeton Consensus (Expert Panel) Conference, men’s sexual function should be evaluated and taken into account when they are being tested for risk factors of cardiovascular problems.

Kidney Removal Increases Risk Of Erectile Dysfunction

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Main Category: Urology / Nephrology
Also Included In: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation;  Transplants / Organ Donations
Article Date: 01 Aug 2012 – 12:00 PDT

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According to a multi-center study featured online in the British Journal of Urology International, California University’s San Diego School of Medicine researchers have found that patients undergoing a total nephrectomy, i.e. a complete removal of a kidney, have a higher chance of developing erectile dysfunction.

Link Identified Between Kidney Removal And Erectile Dysfunction

Main Category: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Also Included In: Urology / Nephrology
Article Date: 01 Aug 2012 – 0:00 PDT

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Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a link between patients who undergo total nephrectomy – complete kidney removal – and erectile dysfunction. Results from the multi-center study were recently published online in the British Journal of Urology International.

Erectile Dysfunction Can Be A Warning Sign For Heart Disease In Younger And Middle-Aged Men And Men With Diabetes

Main Category: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Also Included In: Diabetes;  Heart Disease;  Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness
Article Date: 27 Jul 2012 – 1:00 PDT

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Although erectile dysfunction (ED) has been shown to be an early warning sign for heart disease, some physicians – and patients – still think of it as just as a natural part of “old age.” But now an international team of researchers, led by physicians at The Miriam Hospital, say it’s time to expand ED symptom screening to include younger and middle-aged men.

Sexual Dysfunction May Be A Tip-off To Heart Disease In Diabetic Men

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Main Category: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Also Included In: Diabetes;  Heart Disease
Article Date: 21 Jul 2012 – 9:00 PDT

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Sexual dysfunction may be a marker of cardiovascular disease in men with longstanding type 1 diabetes, investigators announced at the 72nd Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

Propecia (finasteride) Permanent Sexual Dysfunction Risk

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Main Category: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Also Included In: Men’s Health;  Endocrinology
Article Date: 15 Jul 2012 – 12:00 PDT

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Hair loss medication, Propecia (finasteride) may be linked to a side effect of sexual dysfunction, a problem which may not go away after treatment has stopped, researchers from George Washington University reported in the Journal of Sexual Medicine. Propecia is a popular medication taken for male pattern hair loss.

Stendra (Avanafil) For Erectile Dysfunction Approved By FDA

It is estimated that there are approximately 30 million males in the USA who suffer from erectile dysfunction.

Stendra is a medication that is taken, when needed, 30 minutes before starting sexual activity. Doctors are advised to prescribe the lowest dose at which benefit is provided for the patients.

Victoria Kusiak, M.D., deputy director of the Office of Drug Evaluation III in the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, said:

“This approval expands the available treatment options to men experiencing erectile dysfunction, and enables patients, in consultation with their doctor, to choose the most appropriate treatment for their needs.”

Cialis (Tadalafil) Approved For Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Treatment, USA

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Main Category: Prostate / Prostate Cancer
Also Included In: Urology / Nephrology;  Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Article Date: 06 Oct 2011 – 20:00 PDT

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Tadalafil (Cialis) has been approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for the treatment of BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) signs and symptoms – a condition in which the prostate gland enlarges. It has also been approved for the treatment of simultaneous BPH and ED (erectile dysfunction). Since 2003, the medication has been on the market legally in the USA for ED treatment.

“Partner Betweenness” May Contribute To ED In Couples’ Relationships

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Main Category: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation
Also Included In: Sexual Health / STDs;  Men’s health
Article Date: 10 Aug 2011 – 10:00 PDT

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It seems that if your girlfriend or wife is better friends with your friends than you are, you may have more problems on your hands than just a rocky relationship. There is now evidence that there is an association between erectile dysfunction (ED) in heterosexual men and strong relationships that may exist between their partners and their male friends.