Nonsurgical Treatment for Prostate Cancer Is Gaining Favor

With the ongoing controversy on prostate cancer screening and PSA (prostate-specific antigen) testing, a trend appears to be developing away from aggressive surgical treatment for early-stage localized prostate cancer. Today, most urologists and radiation oncologists regard watchful waiting or active surveillance as an effective strategy for managing low-risk prostate cancer. Oddly though, only a minority [...]

By | 2018-03-22T20:51:35+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

Sex and Illness

Any illness can have a dampening effect on one's libido. The general weakness and fatigue that accompanies sickness will naturally affect a man's sex drive and ability to respond to stimulation. Also, depending on the nature of the affliction and its severity, his range of movement might be limited to the point where he is [...]

By | 2018-01-18T21:09:29+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

How Men Can Stay Safe in Today’s Sexual Environment

Men have good reason to be concerned about sexually transmitted infections and diseases—whether a viral infection such as herpes, a bacterial infection like syphilis, or HIV/AIDS—as they have been on the increase in recent years. The time to worry about STDs is not at the moment of intercourse. You need a game plan long before [...]

By | 2017-12-11T15:01:35+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

4 Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer: A Quick Guide

Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer among men in the United States, affecting about one in seven men. The good news is that with the PSA (prostate-specific antigen) blood-screening test, transrectal prostate ultrasonography, and heightened public awareness, prostate cancer can be diagnosed early, which is the key to effective treatment. [...]

By | 2017-12-19T19:52:03+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

Five Ways to Make Sure You’re Really Satisfying Your Partner

For most men, sex is an obstacle course—a track filled with snares and hurdles in which one scores points for technique as well as for getting to the finish line. The goal is not just to satisfy yourself, it is also all about satisfying your partner. And let’s be honest, sometimes you may not know [...]

By | 2017-09-19T11:58:43+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

Andropause Is Not Menopause—but It Is Real

Similar to what happens to women during menopause, for men over 40, testosterone levels start to fall at an average of about 1.6 percent per year. Once serum testosterone levels fall below normal, symptoms of andropause, including a reduction in vigor and sexual drive, ensue. For young men, testosterone helps build muscles and develop strong [...]

By | 2017-08-19T15:08:23+00:00 August 19th, 2017|Blog, Male Sexual Health, Testosterone|0 Comments

The Best Aphrodisiac Might Not Be What You Expect

Nearly every culture in every period of history has a record of substances alleged to stimulate sexual desire and improve virility. Medical science has found no evidence that these folk remedies work, but that has not stopped people from using them. If you’ve been looking for a substance to boost your sexual performance, make sure [...]