Obesity Directly Effects Fertility

It may be hard to believe, but right now, there are more people in the world that are overweight than underweight. If the trend continues, it may have a negative global impact on fertility rates. Some studies suggest that obesity should be considered a cause of infertility as it contributes to reduced semen quality, erectile …

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Don’t Overlook Vitamin D

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin with many roles in the body related to bone health, immune support, and inflammation reduction. Some studies show it may have a role in the prevention and treatment of diabetes and with sexual function. Vitamin D is now routinely tested with blood workups, and about 50% of the population …

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Premature Ejaculation Can be Treated!

Premature ejaculation (PE) is a diagnosable medical condition and is far more common than you might think. Typically, PE is defined an ejaculation that always, or almost always, occurs within one minute after vaginal (or anal) penetration. It affects about 20-30% of all men, old and young alike. It can feel emasculating and shameful, and …

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Processed Food May Cause Obesity

Today we are surrounded by many processed food options that line the shelves of our grocery stores. These foods are often cheaper, more convenient, and attractive to those with limited time and cooking skills. Generally, the average American knows that eating fresh, whole foods is better than eating processed foods, yet they continue to rely …

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The Spotlight is on Peyronie’s Disease

Peyronie’s disease has been getting more attention this past year, with Endo Pharmaceuticals playing a large part through their creative ad campaign for Xiaflex. Their most recent ad called “All Shapes and Sizes”, has even been on streaming services such as Hulu. Although they’ve run a number of different ads, the message has remained the same: …

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Peyronie’s Disease: Setting Things Straight

It’s great to see that there has been an increase in the awareness of Peyronie’s disease. Advertisements for Xiaflex treatment, for example, have been encouraging more and more men to seek help for a disease they are most likely too embarrassed to talk about. Although this is a good first step, it’s important to understand …

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