Genetic glitch increases men's risk of impotence, study says

Scientists say they've located the first well-documented genetic glitch that increases a man's risk of impotence
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Stress caused by uncertainty can be paralyzing. The information we are getting about the coronavirus seems to be changing by the hour — creating unprecedented uncertainty. There is a good reason your nerves are jangle, or you are feeling unsettled or anxious. Uncertainty is perceived as unsafe and potentially painful. Whether the situation is predictably positive or predictably negative, your brain prefers something familiar to something unfamiliar. Under stress, our brains depend on instinct rather than rational thought because the part of the brain responsible for critical thinking is busy dealing with the psycholo...
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By ANISH KOKA, MD As the globe faces a novel, highly transmissible, lethal virus, I am most struck by a medicine cabinet that is embarrassingly empty for doctors in this battle.  This means much of the debate centers on mitigation of spread of the virus.  Tempers flare over discussions on travel bans, social distancing, and self quarantines, yet the inescapable fact remains that the medical community can do little more than support the varying fractions of patients who progress from mild to severe and life threatening disease.  This isn’t meant to minimize the massive efforts brought to bear to keep...
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Reggie Dye went 15 years without seeing a physician, in part because he had always been incredibly healthy. He regularly does high-intensity worksouts, enjoys hiking, golf, and can't remember the last time he even had a cold. But a preventative health evaluation incentive program his company offered in 2016 taught him that even the healthiest individuals are not immune to prostate cancer. After two prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening tests, followed by additional testing, Dye was diagnosed with localized prostate cancer. At first, he was given the choice of active surveillance, als...
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International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 09 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0250-8Penile prosthesis infection—moving the needle forward: a commentary on risk factors associated with penile prosthesis infection: systematic review and meta-analysis
Source: International Journal of Impotence Research - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Source Type: research
International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 09 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0246-4Review of penile reconstructive techniques
Source: International Journal of Impotence Research - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Source Type: research
International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 09 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0244-6Funding Peyronie’s disease: funding sources for primary research literature
Source: International Journal of Impotence Research - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Source Type: research
International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 09 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0247-3A modern review of penile traction monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of peyronie’s disease
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International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 09 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0245-5Authors’ reply
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International Journal of Impotence Research, Published online: 03 March 2020; doi:10.1038/s41443-020-0243-7Comment on “The impact of burnout and occupational stress on sexual function in both male and female individuals: a cross-sectional study”
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u H Abstract The significance of electricity for medicine in the modern industrial age should not be underestimated. Particularly in connection with neurasthenia, electrotherapeutic approaches also experienced a boom for domestic use. Thus, electrotherapy reached urology just as it was becoming established as a medical specialty. We analyzed urological manuals and textbooks and objects in the W. P. Didusch Center for Urologic History and the Museum zur Geschichte der Urologie in Berlin to present the wide range of indications for electrotherapy in the emerging field of urology from impotence to urethral ...
Source: Der Urologe. Ausg. A - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Urologe A Source Type: research
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