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The Importance of Lifestyle Modification in Men’s Health

I'm often asked, "Hey Doc, what can I do to keep my Prostate healthy and my erections normal?"  My response is always, "Keep your heart healthy and you'll keep your Prostate and erections healthy." That's because men are more likely to die of Heart Disease than Prostate Cancer and become impotent for the same reason.…
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Peyronie’s Disease or Abnormal Penile Curvature

Some degree of penile curvature is not unusual but if a significant, often painful onset of new curvature occurs this could signify the development of Peyronie's Disease.  Peyronie's Disease can occur in men of any age but most frequently in men in their 50's. The worst aspect of Peyronie's is that it could result in…
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Why doesn’t Viagra (and Cialis or Levitra) work for everybody?

There is no question that Viagra was (and still is) a breakthrough medication. I remember hearing about Viagra before it was released and how doubtful I was that a PILL could actually work at causing  erections in men with ED.  The rest of course is history. Subsequently Cialis and Levitra became available with essentially the…
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What is Penile Rehabilitation?

Penile Rehabilitation (PR)  refers to a set of treatments designed to restore a man's ability to achieve an erection following Prostate Cancer Surgery (i.e., radical prostatectomy). PR was created to help men resume normal sexual function following treatment for Prostate Cancer. Since many men may not be able to obtain or maintain their erections after…
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Low Testosterone (Low T): The Facts

What is Low T?  The issue of low testosterone is the significant impact this has on important areas of men's health.  This is a very HOT topic now as it should be. Testosterone (T), the male hormone or chemical in the bloodstream provides a lot of what makes us MEN in the physical and mental…
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What is THE Best ED Treatment?

At the risk of sounding like a cliche, one size DOESN'T fit all when it comes to ED treatment. Fortunately, there are many good treatment options for men with ED. A man's response to ED treatment depends of many factors such as the cause of ED, the length of time ED has been present, severity…
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What is ED and Who is Affected by It?

ED (erectile dysfunction) or Impotence is defined as the inability to achieve an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse. This a very common condition which affects over 18 million men worldwide!  Although ED can affect men in their 20's, it most commonly occurs in men over 40 years old. If we exclude psychological causes of ED…
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What Can I Do About My Erectile Dysfunction When Nothing Has Worked?

This is a question I am asked everyday by the men who seek my professional advice in regards to their erectile dysfunction, but only after they have tried every other “treatment” (dietary supplements, vacuum pumps and even prescription medication) all of which failed.   There are situations that simply cannot be effectively treated with the most…
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