Covid-19 May Lead To Erectile Dysfunction In Men, Study Finds
Coronavirus can infect tissue in the penis and potentially lead to erectile dysfunction, according to a study. A scientific research paper published in the World Journal of Men's Health observed the difference in tissue composition between men who had contracted the disease and men who had not. Coronavirus can cause damage to blood vessels, which…
No evidence male papaya root will treat erectile dysfunction
“Male papaya root works like magic for erectile dysfunction,” reads a message posted on Facebook in Nigeria. “Wash the roots well and cut them into pieces. Dip or soak in water for 24 hours. A man with a weak erection should have a drink, three times a day, until improvement,” it reads. “Natural remedies contain natural substances that…
Onions, lime, kola and garlic drink won’t cure erectile dysfunction
A message on the Nigeria-based Facebook page “Beauty & Health Arena” claims a drink made from boiling white onions, limes, kola seeds and garlic is a “remedy for poor erection”. It says to “drink a glass cup morning and night for one week”. Erectile dysfunction is a common health condition in which men can’t get or keep an…
Men Addicted To Porn Are More Likely To Have Erectile Dysfunction
Watching too much porn can make it difficult for men to maintain an erection. This was the result of a new study whose focus was the effect of porn watching on sexual activity, researchers from Belgium, Denmark and the UK quizzed 3267 men about masturbation, frequency of porn watching and sexual activity with their partners.…
Why men with erectile dysfunction may face higher risk of death
Men with erectile dysfunction have a higher risk of death, regardless of their testosterone levels, suggests a study accepted for presentation at ENDO 2020, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting, and publication in a special supplemental section of the Journal of the Endocrine Society.
What You Need To Know About Secondary Impotence
Erectile dysfunction or impotence is described as the inability of a male to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for satisfactory sexual performance. Erectile dysfunction is the most common sexual problem in men, affecting around 30 to 50% of men throughout life but commoner as the age increases. Erectile dysfunction strains the intimate relationships of…
Diabetes patients groan as high cost of insulin raises risk of blindness, amputation, kidney failure, stroke
Seventy-year-old Obiemeka Azikiwe has type 2 diabetes. He tested positive for diabetes 24 years ago, and since then, he has been on drugs and a special diet.
Erectile dysfunction associated with ‘59% higher risk of heart disease
Men who suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED) may be more at risk of heart disease, stroke or premature death, research suggests. Chinese scientists looked at 25 studies with a total of more than 154,000 men.
Erectile dysfunction reduces productivity at work, health-related quality of life
Globally, erectile dysfunction affects a significant percentage of men. A recent industry-funded study takes data from eight countries and asks whether the condition might reduce productivity at work.
Bariatric surgery prevents cancer, infertility, hypertension, others, improves lifespan
With the rising numbers of non-communicable diseases in the world, especially Nigeria, medical experts have stressed the need to embrace Bariatric surgery to prevent the adverse effects of these diseases on human lives, which sometime leads to preventable death. The team of medical experts from Euracare Multi-Specialist Hospital, Lagos, which comprises Bariatric surgeon and anesthesiologist,…