Gum disease makes men twice as likely to have difficulty getting an erection, finds study
Researchers from the University of Granada in Spain have revealed a link between gum disease and erectile dysfunction, and found 74 per cent of those with erectile dysfunction already have gum disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How men can improve their sexual performance
Many men want to know how to enhance their own and their partners ’ sexual satisfaction. However, placing too much emphasis on performance can lead to anxiety. Certain lifestyle changes can help to reduce sexual anxiety, improve erectile dysfunction, and increase stamina. In this article, we describe 13 methods to try. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Pfizer Hikes Cost Of Viagra And 100 Other Drugs, Report Says
(CBS News) — A month after President Donald Trump signaled drug companies would soon be slashing prices, the nation’s largest pharmaceutical company is reportedly upping the costs of 100 drugs and treatments. Pfizer has increased the price of some of its better-known drugs, including the erectile dysfunction treatment Viagra, according to a story published Monday by the Financial Times. The increases, which took effect July 1, are just over 9 percent on average, well above the rate of inflation, which is about 2 percent. It’s the second such move this year by Pfizer, with the cost of some of its drugs up ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Local TV Pfizer Source Type: news

Safety and Efficacy of Daily Revactin in Men With ED Safety and Efficacy of Daily Revactin in Men With ED
Revactin, a recently developed erectile function supplement, may play an exciting new role in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Effect of Shock Wave Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction Wanes
FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 -- Low-intensity shock wave treatment is effective for short-term treatment of erectile dysfunction, but its efficacy declines after two years, particularly in those with initial severe dysfunction, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 22, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - could your erectile dysfunction be a warning sign of high blood sugar?
DIABETES type 2 symptoms include weight loss, feeling tired, and passing more urine than normal. Erectile dysfunction could be a warning sign of high blood sugar - are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: Drug Interactions
Title: Erectile Dysfunction Drugs: Drug InteractionsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 4/26/2001 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:06 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - June 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Men with ED may also want to see a heart doctor
A new study suggests that erectile dysfunction ​ ups the risk for heart trouble, even without other risk factors (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Heart disease: Erectile dysfunction may double risk
Erectile dysfunction can put men at risk of developing a range of heart problems, such as heart attack and sudden cardiac death, shows a new study. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Future CVD Events Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Future CVD Events
New data from the MESA cohort show an association between erectile dysfunction and future cardiovascular events.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Impotent? Maybe You Should See a Heart Doctor
MONDAY, June 11, 2018 -- Troubles in the bedroom can be a double whammy for older men: Researchers have found that erectile dysfunction ups the risk for heart disease. Their four-year study concluded that men whose impotence is vascular-related,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Men With Erectile Dysfunction Are Twice As Likely to Have Heart Disease, Study Says
By now, most people are familiar with the factors that can increase the risk of having a heart attack: gaining too much weight, having high blood pressure or high cholesterol levels, smoking and not exercising enough. In a study published Monday in the journal Circulation, researchers say they have documented another risk factor that could help identify men at greatest risk of heart problems: Among a group of 1,900 men aged 60 to 78, those with erectile dysfunction were twice as likely as men without the condition to have a heart attack, stroke, or die of a heart problem. Around 20% of men over age 20 experience erectile ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Erectile Dysfunction healthytime heart onetime Source Type: news

Nigeria:Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Disease - Study
[Premium Times] Erectile dysfunction (ED) is linked to greater cardiovascular risk, regardless of other risk factors like cholesterol, smoking and high blood pressure, according to new research published on Monday in the American Heart Association's journal Circulation. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Men with erectile dysfunction TWICE as likely to have a heart attack
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine findings, derived from nearly 2,000 men, back up an array of evidence in recent years that has shown a link between ED and heart disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction Independently Tied to CV Events
MONDAY, June 11, 2018 -- Erectile dysfunction (ED) is independently associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to a research letter published online June 11 in Circulation. S.M. Iftekhar Uddin, M.B.B.S., M.S.P.H., from the Johns Hopkins... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction means increased risk for heart disease, regardless of other risk factors
(American Heart Association) Men with erectile dysfunction are at greater risk for heart attacks, strokes and sudden cardiac death. New study provides strongest link to date between sexual dysfunction and cardiovascular risk. Erectile dysfunction can be an important factor for physicians in gauging cardiovascular risk. Men with erectile dysfunction warrant further testing and more aggressive management of cardiovascular risk factors. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction increases cardiovascular risk
Heart evaluation should be given to men with ED Related items fromOnMedica Antiplatelet medication Job strain linked to heightened risk of early death in men with heart disease/diabetes Most vitamin and mineral supplements have little impact on heart disease risk Heart attacks are deadlier in colder months Meaty diet linked to heart failure risk (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 11, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can erectile dysfunction be reversed?
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a very common issue, and it can usually be reversed with lifestyle changes, counseling, medications, or surgery. While short-term treatments are available, addressing the underlying cause will usually resolve the condition. Learn about causes and effective methods of reversing ED here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chlamydia and erectile dysfunction: What's the link?
Some people who have chlamydia also experience erectile dysfunction (ED), which involves problems getting or maintaining an erection. Chlamydia can infect the prostate gland, leading to prostatitis, pain, and ED. In this article, learn more about the link between this common infection and ED, and treatments for both. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Coffee Intake and Incidence of Erectile Dysfunction Coffee Intake and Incidence of Erectile Dysfunction
Is there a relationship between caffeinated or decaffeinated coffee intake and risk of erectile dysfunction?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Man says CVS worker told his wife about Viagra prescription
A Long Island, New York, man alleges in a lawsuit that a CVS pharmacy worker told his wife about his prescription for erectile dysfunction medication and it ruined his marriage (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Zapping a man's private parts could combat erectile dysfunction
The only sensation felt was a mild tingling as the current passed through tissue. Researchers at The Federal University of Health Sciences in Porto Alegre, Brazil, carried out the trial. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer
The team at the University of Ottawa found that erectile dysfunction drugs block suppressor cells, allowing natural killer cells to do their cancer-fighting job. The flu vaccine further invigorates the killer cells. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Teleflex ’ s NeoTract wins AUA support for UroLift system as standard-of-care
Teleflex (NYSE:TFX) subsidiary NeoTract said today that the American Urological Association now recommends the use of NeoTract’s UroLift system as a standard of care treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia. The company’s UroLift system uses tiny devices inserted into the urethra in a minimally invasive procedure to reopen the lower urinary tract by pushing aside tissue from the enlarged prostate, the Pleasanton, Calif.-based company said. In a set of newly released clinical guidelines, the AUA recommends that the UroLift prostatic urethral lift pro...
Source: Mass Device - May 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Urology NeoTract Teleflex Source Type: news

Shoreside Enterprises Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 Mg) Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil
Shoreside Enterprises, Inc. is voluntarily recalling 7K (Lot specific: Lot #RO) and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 mg) (Lot specific: Lot #20117BL) to the consumer level. FDA analysis found the samples of these products to contain undeclared Sildenafil and/or Tadalafil. Sildenafil and Tadalafil are active ingredients in two FDA-approved prescription drugs used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 17, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Sex, viruses and cancer
(The Ottawa Hospital) A new study suggests that a common treatment for erectile dysfunction combined with the flu vaccine may be able to help the immune system mop up cancer cells left behind after surgery. The study, published in OncoImmunology, shows that this unconventional strategy can reduce the spread of cancer by more than 90 percent in a mouse model. It is now being evaluated in a world-first clinical trial. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Half of men in 30s have erection problems and blame it on stress
Researchers polled over 2,000 men for Coop Pharmacy and found that erectile dysfunction affects nearly half of all men but many are still reluctant to talk about it with their partners or doctors. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does drinking water improve erectile dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction or ED is a common concern for men. Everyday factors, such as hydration levels, may affect a person's ability to get or maintain an erection. Drinking water may, therefore, help some men with ED. In this article, learn about the link between hydration and ED, and other factors that can cause ED. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Rhino horn used to comfort the terminally ill in Vietnam
(Faculty of Science - University of Copenhagen) From treating cancer and erectile dysfunction to managing hangovers, the horns of endangered wild rhinoceros are widely used as a medical cure-all in parts of Asia. A new Danish-Vietnamese study from the University of Copenhagen uncovers new reasons for why Vietnamese consumers buy illegal rhino horn. This knowledge can now be used in campaigns to save endangered rhinoceros. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New stem-cell jab that could cure men of erectile dysfunction is developed by scientists  
Scientists believe they have discovered a new stem-cell sex treatment that will consign Viagra to history and cure men of erectile dysfunction. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

USPSTF Issues New Recommendation On Prostate Cancer Screening
BOSTON (CBS) — A leading task force has come out with new recommendations when it comes to prostate cancer screening in men. The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) now recommends that men between the ages of 55 and 69 without symptoms be offered a PSA test if they have been educated on the pros and cons of testing. The USPSTF also recommends against PSA screening in men aged 70 and older. The PSA test is a simple blood test that attempts to identify men at risk of prostate cancer, but false-positive results can lead to over-diagnosis and unwanted side effects like incontinence and erectile dysfunction. Re...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Cancer Screening Dr. Mallika Marshall Local TV Prostate Cancer Source Type: news

Rx Shorts: Levitra and Cialis to Go Off Patent in 2018
Treatment for erectile dysfunction may finally be affordable, available, and convenient.     (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - April 27, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Matthew Baker, PharmD Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Rx Shorts: ED Drugs Go Generic in 2018
Treatment for erectile dysfunction may finally be affordable, available, and convenient.     (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - April 27, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Matthew Baker, PharmD Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction drugs may help treat many other conditions
(Wiley) A new British Journal of Pharmacology review examines how phosphodiesterase-5 (PDE5) inhibitors, which were originally approved to treat erectile dysfunction, are finding clinical uses for a wide variety of conditions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

OP company recalls male supplement for containing actual drugs
An Overland Park company is recalling supplements sold for male sexual enhancement because they contain presecription drugs. Epic Products LLC announced a voluntary recall of its Euphoric capsules after an analysis by the Food and Drug Administration found they contained two prescription drugs — sildenafil and tadalafil — that are used to treat male erectile dysfunction. The presence of the drugs makes Euphoric an u napproved drug, according to a release. Epic sold Euphoric in one-count blister… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 17, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Brian Kaberline Source Type: news

Apricus mulls options; to sell U.S. rights to Vitaros
(Reuters) - Apricus Biosciences Inc said on Monday it was considering options for the company and looking to sell the U.S. rights to its erectile dysfunction cream Vitaros, after the Food and Drug Administration asked it to make a new formula for the product. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Apricus mulling strategic options after FDA meeting
(Reuters) - Drugmaker Apricus Biosciences Inc said on Monday it was considering strategic options after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration told it to develop a new formula for its erectile dysfunction cream Vitaros. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

' Rhino 69 Extreme 50000' Recalled due to Presence of Active Ingredient'Tadalafil '
AMA Wholesale Inc. (Distributor/Re-seller), is voluntarily recalling Rhino 69 Extreme 50000 capsules to the consumer level. FDA analysis found the product to be tainted with undeclared tadalafil. Tadalafil is an active ingredient in a FDA-approved prescription drug that is used for erectile dysfunction. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - April 13, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Study: Viagra may be tested for treatment of rare cancers
Drugs prescribed to treat erectile dysfunction, including Viagra, Cialis and Levitra, may be tested to treat rare forms of cancer. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra has the potential to be used as a treatment for rare cancers
(ecancermedicalscience) The class of drugs currently prescribed to treat male erectile dysfunction has been flagged for its potential to be included in new trials for anti-cancer drugs, in a new clinical study published today in the open-access journal, ecancermedicalscience. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Rare Diseases: A New Purpose
The US National Institutes of Health describes drug repurposing as “studying drugs that are already approved to treat one disease or condition to see if they are safe and effective for treating other diseases”.The investment and time required to repurpose a drug is significantly less when compared to new drug discovery and could, therefore, translate into potentially lower prices and faster access to new treatments.Government incentives for rare diseases Historically, orphan drugs and their relatively small target populations have been a particularly risky endeavor for pharmaceutical companies. Considering tha...
Source: EyeForPharma - April 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Preeti Patel and Sophie Schmitz Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are random erections normal?
Erections, or boners, can happen at any time and without stimulation. Males of all ages can experience random erections, often first thing in the morning. They may be caused by daily changes in testosterone levels. Here, we talk about the causes and management of random erections, and their link to erectile dysfunction (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Erectile Dysfunction has a Profound Negative Impact on Men ’s Lives and...
ED Treatment Information Center releases comprehensive study on the impact of erectile dysfunction(PRWeb March 30, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/03/prweb15376210.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 30, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Viagra, The 'Little Blue Pill,' Turns 20
Viagra, the erectile dysfunction drug that steamed up the sex lives of millions of couples around the world, is turning 20 years old. ... More on Viagra How much do you know about the little blue p... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - March 29, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Doctors should ask men with erectile dysfunction if they are GAY
Some 100,000 Britons are estimated to be 'wrestling' with their sexuality. A new 28-page report has been dished out by the British Society for Sexual Medicine. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shockwave therapy fixes Chicago man's erectile dysfunction
After a decade-long struggle with erectile dysfunction, Jason has recharged his sex life with fianc ée Gina through experimental shockwave therapy treatments in Chicago, Illinois. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Erectile dysfunction - a few portions a week of this £1.50 fruit could prevent impotence
ERECTILE dysfunction treatments include medications and hormone therapy, but adding this cheap fruit to your diet could slash your risk of developing impotence. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some Outcomes Not Necessarily Better With Robotic Prostate Surgery Some Outcomes Not Necessarily Better With Robotic Prostate Surgery
Men with prostate cancer who get the gland removed may be just as likely to suffer erectile dysfunction and urinary incontinence with robotic surgery as with other operations, a UK study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

After-effects not necessarily reduced with robotic prostate surgery
(Reuters Health) - Men with prostate cancer who get the gland removed may be just as likely to suffer after-effects like erectile dysfunction and urinary incontinence with robotic surgery as with other operations, a UK study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Shares of Apricus tank after FDA declines to OK erectile dysfunction cream
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday declined to approve Apricus Biosciences Inc's Vitaros, a cream to treat erectile dysfunction, for the second time in a decade, sending the company's shares down more than 70 percent before the opening bell. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news