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Psychological Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

The psychological causes of erectile dysfunction are emotionally based in nature. They are typically identified, at the primary physician’s office when a man is dissatisfied with his sexual performance. While it can be upsetting to address this issue, there is no reason to suffer in silence. According to the University of Maryland Medical Center, this…

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How Does Finasteride (Propecia) Treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia?

Benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH is something that men may develop as they age. It results in an enlarged prostate that causes more frequent and urgent urination as well as the difficulty of emptying the bladder. The body’s hormones can be altered so that the prostate shrinks with the use of finasteride. The hormones are affected…

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Causes of Male Pattern Baldness

Male pattern baldness, also known as Androgenetic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss in men. Nearly one half of men will begin to bald by the time they are 30 years old. By the time men are 60 years old, nearly all of them will have some form of male pattern baldness.…

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Most Men Do Not See a Doctor, but Should – Are You Putting Your Health at Jeopardy?

Men are notorious for not seeing the doctor on a regular basis. A recent survey conducted by Men’s Health Magazine shows that one-third of men in America do not visit the doctor for a checkup every year and 9 million men have not been to the doctor in the past five years. There are numerous reasons…

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Is Erectile Dysfunction a Sign of Heart Disease?

Erectile dysfunction is not only a sexual issue. Several men worry about erectile dysfunction, but the real cause for alarm is the potential for heart disease. Erectile dysfunction is the inability or difficulty in maintaining an erection. Erectile dysfunction results from a blockage and a hardening of the arteries within the penis, which prevents blood…

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How Smoking Cessation Can Help You Kick ED!

There are many good reasons to give up smoking including cardiovascular health, reduced risk of stroke and a reduction in the chances of lung cancer. One additional benefit that may influence the greatest number of male smokers is the growing positive link to ED, or erectile dysfunction. Multiple studies dealing with the problem of ED reveal…

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Treating Hereditary Hair Loss in Men

Androgenetic alopecia is the medical term for male pattern baldness. It is an inherited condition caused by genetics and affects approximately 25 percent of males before the age of 30 and about 65 percent of men before the age of 60. According to the American Medical Association, 95 percent of men who suffer from baldness…

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What You Need To Discuss With Your Medical Practitioner Before Taking Tadalafil

Tadalafil, which is often marketed under the name Cialis, is a drug that is primarily used to treat erectile dysfunction in men. Its effectiveness and safety were thoroughly evaluated through 22 clinical trials. More than 4,000 patients participated in those studies, and some studies lasted as long as 24 weeks. How it Works To understand how tadalafil…

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Understanding Your Medication: How Finasteride Can Aid in Regrowth of Hair

Male pattern baldness is a common condition, but it can be traumatic for many men, particularly if hair loss occurs rapidly or at an early age. Fortunately, there are several treatments available that can prevent hair loss or encourage new growth. Finasteride has been reported to do both. It is one of the most successful…

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How Propecia Causes Hair Growth in Male Pattern Baldness?

According to the American Hair Loss Association, male pattern baldness (MPB) accounts for more than 90 percent of hair loss in men. Also known as androgenetic alopecia, MPB affects about two-thirds of American men by the age of 35. By age 50, about 85 percent of men experience significant thinning hair due to MPB. In…

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