Erectile Dysfunction

PCa Surgery Patients Largely Unaware of Sexual Complications

PCa Surgery Patients Largely Unaware of Sexual Complications

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Many men are unaware of erectile function recovery time and problems with ejaculation.

Flavonoid-Rich Foods May Lower Erectile Dysfunction Risk

Flavonoid-Rich Foods May Lower Erectile Dysfunction Risk

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A combination of exercise and a flavonoid-rich diet can reduce the risk of erectile dysfunction by 21%.

Study: 5-ARIs Lower Prostate Cancer Progression Risk

Study: 5-ARIs Lower Prostate Cancer Progression Risk

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Non-users of 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors had a nearly 2.6 times increased risk of pathologic progression than those who took the drugs.

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Do Not Affect Prostate Cancer Relapse Risk

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Do Not Affect Prostate Cancer Relapse Risk

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No significant association found between phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor use and biochemical recurrence after radical treatment.

Why Men Are Satisfied With Penile Implants

Why Men Are Satisfied With Penile Implants

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In a small study, 79% of men reported satisfaction with penile prosthesis implantation surgery, supporting its use as an erectile dysfunction treatment.

Yoga May Help Prostate Cancer Patients Having Radiotherapy

Yoga May Help Prostate Cancer Patients Having Radiotherapy

Small study shows those undergoing radiation therapy had fewer side effects, less fatigue.

Limit Radiation in Certain Areas to Preserve Sexual Function in PCa

Limit Radiation in Certain Areas to Preserve Sexual Function in PCa

Researchers investigate sexual dysfunction post RT for localized prostate cancer.

Erectile Dysfunction Risk Linked to Aldosterone

Erectile Dysfunction Risk Linked to Aldosterone

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In a study, mean aldosterone levels increased with severity of ED.

Few Urologists Treat Peyronie's Disease

Few Urologists Treat Peyronie's Disease

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Urology subspeciality andrologists perform disproportionately higher numbers of procedures.

Extended Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection Not Linked with ED, Incontinence

Extended Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection Not Linked with ED, Incontinence

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After 2 years, continence, potency, and freedom from recurrence were achieved in almost half of men who had extended pelvic lymph node dissection.

More Exercise Linked to Less Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

More Exercise Linked to Less Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

Analytic sample of 692 men wearing ActiGraph 7164 accelerometer confirms inverse association.

Can Acupuncture Help Erectile Dysfunction?

Can Acupuncture Help Erectile Dysfunction?

It remains important to assess the efficacy and safety of acupuncture for ED.

Senior Cancer Patients Using CAM May Develop Urology Problems

Senior Cancer Patients Using CAM May Develop Urology Problems

CAM associated with polypharmacy, vision impairment, and urologic comorbidities.

Erectile Dysfunction Risk Not Lowered by Aspirin, Other NSAIDS

Erectile Dysfunction Risk Not Lowered by Aspirin, Other NSAIDS

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Lack of association found in a study of men in the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial.

Robotic Prostate Surgery Preserves Erectile Function Better

Robotic Prostate Surgery Preserves Erectile Function Better

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Compared with laparoscopic radical prostatectomy, robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy is associated with a 51% increased likelihood of return of erectile function.

Erectile Function Worsens In Most Men After Prostate Biopsy

Erectile Function Worsens In Most Men After Prostate Biopsy

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Results of a prospective study have implications for patient counseling.

Study: Erectile Dysfunction Should Prompt Diabetes Screening

Study: Erectile Dysfunction Should Prompt Diabetes Screening

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Men with ED had more than twice the odds of undiagnosed diabetes.

Gout Increases Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

Gout Increases Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

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Gout is associated with an elevated likelihood of both organic and psychogenic ED.

Erectile Dysfunction More Prevalent in Illicit Users of Amphetamine

Erectile Dysfunction More Prevalent in Illicit Users of Amphetamine

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Amphetamine users were twice as likely as non-users to experience erectile dysfunction.

Topical Testosterone Doesn't Improve Ejaculatory Dysfunction

Topical Testosterone Doesn't Improve Ejaculatory Dysfunction

Researchers saw no improvement for patients with low testosterone and delayed ejaculation.

Erectile Dysfunction Medications Don't Raise Melanoma Risk

Erectile Dysfunction Medications Don't Raise Melanoma Risk

Slightly higher odds for men on ED drugs, but lifestyle factors are the likelier culprit.

FDA Seizes Counterfeit ED Medications, More

FDA Seizes Counterfeit ED Medications, More

International effort takes aim at more than 1,050 websites

 Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Gout

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Gout

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Gout increased the risk of erectile dysfunction in men by 21%.

Active Inflammatory Bowel Disease Impairs Sexual Function

Active Inflammatory Bowel Disease Impairs Sexual Function

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Researchers identify depression as the most important determinant.

Daily Caffeine Linked to Lower Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

Daily Caffeine Linked to Lower Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

Study suggests caffeine may help maintain healthy blood flow and sexual function.

CV Autonomic Neuropathy Predicts T1DM Urological Complications

CV Autonomic Neuropathy Predicts T1DM Urological Complications

Increased odds of erectile dysfunction and/or lower urinary tract symptoms in men with T1DM.

Testosterone Replacement Use Low Among Hypogonadal Men

Testosterone Replacement Use Low Among Hypogonadal Men

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Hypogonadism was present in 42.8% of subjects, yet TRT was used by only 3.9%.

Penile Prosthesis Use Declining in U.S.

Penile Prosthesis Use Declining in U.S.

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Insertion of these devices decreased from 4.6% of erectile dysfunction cases in 2002 to 2.3% in 2010.

Researchers Take Another Look at Average Penis Size

Researchers Take Another Look at Average Penis Size

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A new report combines data from 20 studies to provide definitive information.

High Activity Levels May Help Erectile Function

High Activity Levels May Help Erectile Function

Lower levels have no significant effect; findings consistent in racially diverse population.

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