- Can't Get it Up? Even Minor Problems in the Bedroom Could Signal Hidden Heart Disease and Early DeathEven minor problems in the bedroom could serve as a red flag for "silent" heart disease, according to a new study of 95,000 men. Besides signaling a bad heart, a man's erectile dysfunction can also mean that he is at an increased risk of dying early.
- Researchers found that the slimmer a woman's waist, the more satisfied her partner and the less likely he is to suffer impotence in the bedroom.
- Move Aside Viagra! Natural Ginseng Pill Casts ED Aside and Significantly Boosts Sexual Performance in MenA new study found that taking ginseng pills for just a few weeks significantly improved sexual performance in men with erectile dysfunction.
- Men who have inflamed gums caused by severe periodontal disease are more likely to suffer from erection problems.
- Using testosterone along with Viagra doesn't increase chances of erection in men who have been diagnosed with erectile dysfunction.
- Erectile dysfunction, which is commonly known as impotence, is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection during sex.
- A Texas man claims that a sexual enhancement supplement caused his penis to become so stiff that it fractured during intercourse.
- If you were suffering from erectile dysfunction, would you take a pill made from the venom of a deadly spider? One team of Brazilian and American researchers are betting that you would.
- Men with large waists are significantly more likely to have problems in between the sheets, warn scientists.
- Men who undergo complete kidney removal have a three and a half times higher risk of developing erectile dysfunction later, a new study says.
- A former software engineer has come forward with his account of how taking the generic version of Propecia, the male baldness drug produced by Merck, has turned him into a woman.
- The popular hair-loss drug that is reportedly used by renowned soccer player Wayne Rooney could cause permanent impotence and even shrink male genitals, scientists warned.
A penile erection is the hydraulic effect of blood entering and being retained in sponge-like bodies within the penis. Erectile dysfunction is indicated when an erection is difficult to produce. The most important organic causes are cardiovascular disease and diabetes, neurological problems, hormonal insufficiencies and drug side effects. Psychological impotence is where erection or penetration fails due to psychological reasons rather than physical impossibility.