Sexual dysfunction in men after high energy pelvic fractures: narrative review of targeted literature - Hasan O, Atif M, Baloch N, Jalbani I, Umer M.
Pelvic fractures represents high energy trauma with associated other organ injuries including intra-abdominal injuries, haemorrhage and extremity injuries. Anatomical location of genitourinary structures makes them vulnerable to injury with pelvic fracture... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Doctors urged to recognize post-antidepressant sexual dysfunction
(SAGE) A psychiatrist specializing in sexual dysfunction caused by antidepressants is calling for greater recognition of the problems that can endure after treatment stops. Professor David Healy, writing in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, said problems may begin after only a few doses and leave someone affected for life, or a relatively mild dysfunction can worsen dramatically when the person stops treatment. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

ACP Guideline Addresses Age-related Low Testosterone
The AAFP has endorsed the American College of Physicians'clinical practice guideline on treating adult men with age-related low testosterone, which recommends initiating testosterone treatment only for those experiencing sexual dysfunction. (Source: AAFP News)
Source: AAFP News - January 13, 2020 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Testosterone treatment recommended only for men experiencing sexual dysfunction
Testosterone treatment recommended only for men with age-related low testosterone and experiencing sexual dysfunction, according to the new guideline published by the American College of Physicians (ACP) in theAnnals of Internal Medicine.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 8, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

New Guideline for Testosterone Treatment in Men With'Low T'New Guideline for Testosterone Treatment in Men With'Low T '
A clinical guideline from the American College of Physicians advises that clinicians should initiate testosterone treatment in men with age-related low testosterone only to manage sexual dysfunction.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - January 7, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Most older men don't need testosterone replacement, new guidelines say
(Reuters Health) - Older men whose testosterone levels have dropped over the years should only be given testosterone replacement to treat sexual dysfunction, according to new guidelines from the American College of Physicians released on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Sexual Dysfunction Common After Inguinal Hernia Repair in Men Sexual Dysfunction Common After Inguinal Hernia Repair in Men
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - December 13, 2019 Category: Surgery Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Sexual dysfunction common after men's hernia surgery
(Reuters Health) – - Many men experience sexual dysfunction or pain during sexual activity after groin surgery to repair a hernia, a research review suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Pelvic exercises aren't just for the ladies – these can help men with erectile dysfunction
(Natural News) Kegel exercises are known to help improve pelvic floor muscles and are often performed by women. But according to a study by James Cook University (JCU) physiotherapists, even men can also benefit from simple pelvic floor exercises, particularly those who experience erectile dysfunction. Pelvic floor exercises for sexual dysfunction The JCU study is the first... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sexual dysfunction, dryness common in years before menopause
(Reuters Health) - Many women experience sexual health problems in the years leading up to menopause, and vaginal dryness is often responsible, a small study in Italy suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Loss of libido in menopausal women often down sexual dysfunction in their husbands, scientists say
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, interviewed women over the age of 60 about their low libido. Erectile dysfunction was a key contributor to their lack of interest in sex. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause isn't the only reason for low libido in older women
(University of Pittsburgh) A qualitative study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine found that women in their 60s report various reasons behind why they lack libido -- including sexual dysfunction in their partners. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Perimenopause often signals beginning of sexual dysfunction
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) For some women, sex becomes less satisfying with age, with a pronounced decline during perimenopause. A new study indicates that sexual dysfunction increases by nearly 30% during perimenopause, and vaginal dryness most often has the greatest effect on desire, arousal, lubrication, and overall satisfaction. Study results were published this week in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Women's Sexual Health | Medscape Women's Sexual Health | Medscape
This page covers many topics in women's sexual health, from adolescence to postmenopause. Topics include adolescent sexual health, reproductive health, contraception, female sexual dysfunction, and sexually transmitted disease. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Reproductive Endocrinology Disorders | Medscape Reproductive Endocrinology Disorders | Medscape
Review in-depth clinical information, latest medical news, and guidelines related to reproductive endocrinology, including the potential causes of female infertility and other problems, such as pelvic pain, sexual dysfunction, atypical pubertal development, or premenstrual syndrome. Read articles about treatment for polycystic ovaries and hirsutism. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Male Sexual Dysfunction After Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Male Sexual Dysfunction After Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury
Sexual function can be negatively impacted after spinal cord injury. What are the predictive factors for dysfunction among men with these injuries?Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Posttraumatic stress and sexual functioning difficulties in college women with a history of sexual assault victimization - Kelley EL, Gidycz CA.
OBJECTIVE: College women are at risk for exposure to sexual victimization, which is a risk factor for posttraumatic stress (PTS) and sexual dysfunction. Contemporary models of female sexual functioning identify the role of distal (e.g., sexual abuse) and p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Global Guidelines: Try Testosterone for Older Women's Sex Drive Global Guidelines: Try Testosterone for Older Women's Sex Drive
Evidence indicates benefits for postmenopausal sexual dysfunction but not for menopausal symptoms, including hot flushes, night sweats, anxiety, low mood, or sleep disruptions.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - September 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Association of concussion symptoms with testosterone levels and erectile dysfunction in former professional US-style football players - Grashow R, Weisskopf MG, Miller KK, Nathan DM, Zafonte R, Speizer FE, Courtney TK, Baggish A, Taylor HA, Pascual-Leone A, Nadler LM, Roberts AL.
IMPORTANCE: Small studies suggest that head trauma in men may be associated with low testosterone levels and sexual dysfunction through mechanisms that likely include hypopituitarism secondary to ischemic injury and pituitary axonal tract damage. Athletes ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Testosterone improves sexual dysfunction in older women
Testosterone treatment in post-menopausal women can improve symptoms of sexual dysfunction, according to research published in theLancet Diabetes& Endocrinology.Reuters (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - August 1, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Testosterone improves sexual function in older women
(Reuters Health) - Women who experience sexual dysfunction after menopause may feel more desire and pleasure when they use testosterone treatments, a recent study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Testosterone Boosts Sexual Well-Being in Older Women Testosterone Boosts Sexual Well-Being in Older Women
But the lack of testosterone formulations specifically designed for women is"a major treatment barrier" to addressing sexual dysfunction in this population, warn Australian researchers.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - July 26, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Risk of female sexual dysfunction following concussion in women of reproductive age - Anto-Ocrah M, Bazarian J, Lewis V, Jones CM, Jusko TA, van Wijngaarden E.
Objectives: Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) has frequently been associated with changes in sexual functioning. The TBI and sexuality literature, however, has limited generalizability to concussed females, who often use the emergency department (ED) as ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sex May Be Less Satisfying With Age, Too Few Women Seek Help Sex May Be Less Satisfying With Age, Too Few Women Seek Help
A new survey reveals patterns as to why older women do or don't have sex and shows that just 6% of postmenopausal women in the UK sought medical help for sexual dysfunction.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Sexual dysfunction in male Canadian armed forces members and veterans seeking mental health treatment - Richardson JD, Ketcheson F, King L, Forchuk CA, Hunt R, St Cyr K, Nazarov A, Shnaider P, McIntyre-Smith A, Elhai JD.
INTRODUCTION: There is mixed evidence regarding how posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptom clusters are associated with sexual dysfunction (SD), and most studies to date have failed to account for potentially confounding variables. Our study sought t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How depression pills can wreck your sex life
The European Medicines Agency has announced that some depression pills should carry warnings about the risk of longer term enduring sexual dysfunction. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The problem with sex – Science Weekly podcast
Access to help for sexual problems is patchy and many fear the consequences of cuts to sexual health services could be profound. Nicola Davis investigatesPlease note: this podcast contains discussion of sexual abuseIn the UK, sexual dysfunction is far from rare:42% of men and 51% of women reported having at least one sexual problem that lasted three months or more in the past year. Access to help is patchy and withcuts to sexual health services, many fear that thousands of people won ’t have support for problems that can affect their wellbeing, relationships and ability to conceive.Nicola Davis hears from consultant ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Presented by Nicola Davis and produced by Graihagh Jackson Tags: Science Psychology Sexual health Society Source Type: news

Female Sexual Dysfunction: Assessment and Treatment Female Sexual Dysfunction: Assessment and Treatment
The negative effects of female sexual dysfunction are important issues for women. How is this condition best diagnosed and treated?Urologic Nursing (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Finally, a Wearable Neuromodulation Device for Overactive Bladder
As a urogynecology surgeon, Alexandra Haessler, MD, has seen firsthand the limitations of current overactive bladder (OAB) therapies. Aside from medication, the current gold standard for OAB is Medtronic's InterStim, an implantable sacral neuromodulation device that is FDA approved for the treatment of OAB as well as chronic fecal incontinence, and non-obstructive urinary retention. Haessler told MD+DI that the InterStim device works very well but it's an expensive treatment and access is limited because only a few subspecialists in any one metropolitan area are truly qualified to deliver the therapy. The InterStim is not ...
Source: MDDI - April 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Business Source Type: news

Pennsylvania appeals court upholds $14m plaintiff win in Ethicon mesh case
A state appeals court in Pennsylvania yesterday upheld the plaintiff’s $13.7 million win in a product liability lawsuit brought over one of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) subsidiary Ethicon‘s pelvic mesh products. Plaintiff Sharon Carlino was awarded $13.5 million in damages in February 2016, after a Keystone State jury found that the Ethicon transvaginal polypropylene tape implanted during a 2005 hysterectomy was defective and that the company failed to adequately warn of its risks; Carlino needed three revision surgeries to remove the eroded mesh. That decision was upheld early the following year, with the ...
Source: Mass Device - April 12, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Product Liability Wall Street Beat Ethicon johnsonandjohnson Pelvic Mesh Lawsuits Source Type: news

Inflammatory Arthritis Linked to Sexual Dysfunction
THURSDAY, April 11, 2019 -- Sexual dysfunction appears to be highly prevalent in both men and women with inflammatory arthritis (IA), according to a review published online April 3 in Arthritis Care& Research. Laura J. Restoux, from Curtin... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Testosterone for Postmenopausal Female Sexual Dysfunction Testosterone for Postmenopausal Female Sexual Dysfunction
Is testosterone therapy a safe and effective treatment option for postmenopausal women experiencing sexual dysfunction?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Vaginal Laser Treatment Tied to Complications Like Scarring Vaginal Laser Treatment Tied to Complications Like Scarring
Vaginal laser treatments may help relieve problems associated with menopause, like dryness, pain and sexual dysfunction, but the safety of this technique is not clear, suggest the authors of a small study describing complications including scarring and penetration injuries.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Vaginal laser treatment tied to complications like scarring
(Reuters Health) - Vaginal laser treatments may help relieve problems associated with menopause, like dryness, pain and sexual dysfunction, but the safety of this technique is not clear, suggest the authors of a small study describing complications including scarring and penetration injuries. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Sexual Dysfunction and Infertility in Male Spina Bifida Sexual Dysfunction and Infertility in Male Spina Bifida
Spina bifida is a condition that can result in neurological deficits, but impacts on sexual function and fertility should also be considered.Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Prostate Cancer: Good QoL, but Sexual Dysfunction Common (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Substantial minorities reported problems associated with treatment, and these were often unaddressed (Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - February 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Good QOL, but Sexual Dysfunction Common After Prostate Cancer Good QOL, but Sexual Dysfunction Common After Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer survivors can expect a similar quality of life as men in the general population, but sexual dysfunction after treatment is very common.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Increased Risk of Sexual Dysfunction With Inflammatory Bowel Disease Increased Risk of Sexual Dysfunction With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Men and women with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have a significantly increased risk of sexual dysfunction, according to a new meta-analysis.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Depression in Men: It Looks Different Than You Might Think
There is a big emphasis in our society on men being strong and tough. They should be able to handle anything and shouldn’t struggle with emotions and feelings. They just tough it out and power through. The only problem with that is, it isn’t true. Men can’t just power through anything and the belief that you should be able to is putting you in a bad situation. When it comes to depression women are more likely to be diagnosed, but does that mean that men don’t struggle with it too?  It’s true that depression is more prevalent in women, however, that doesn’t mean t...
Source: Psych Central - December 7, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Julie K. Jones, Ph.D., LPC Tags: Bipolar Depression Men's Issues Stigma Stress Gender Differences Source Type: news

Psychosexual correlates of unwanted sexual experiences in women consulting for female sexual dysfunction according to their timing across the life span - Maseroli E, Scavello I, Campone B, Di Stasi V, Cipriani S, Felciai F, Camartini V, Magini A, Castellini G, Ricca V, Maggi M, Vignozzi L.
BACKGROUND: Comparative data on the psychopathologic and sexual correlates of unwanted sexual experiences (USEs) occurring during childhood, adolescence, or adult life are lacking. AIM: To investigate the prevalence of USEs in a setting of female s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psoriasis Associated With Sexual Dysfunction Psoriasis Associated With Sexual Dysfunction
People with psoriasis may be at increased risk of sexual dysfunction, particularly when they also suffer from mood disorders or arthritis, a research review suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Psoriasis associated with sexual dysfunction
(Reuters Health) - People with psoriasis may be at increased risk of sexual dysfunction, particularly when they also suffer from mood disorders or arthritis, a research review suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Phobic anxiety is linked to sexuality issues in women who are breast cancer survivors
(University of C ó rdoba) A University of Cordoba research project reveals that mental well-being is a determining factor in sexual dysfunction in women affected by this kind of cancer. Psychological variables are determining factors in sexuality development. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 5, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Sexual Dysfunction Overlooked in Men With Lupus Sexual Dysfunction Overlooked in Men With Lupus
Lupus is uncommon in men and physicians could be missing opportunities to ask about sexual function during office visits.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Psoriasis Tied to Increased Risk for Sexual Health Issues
(MedPage Today) -- Psoriasis may contribute to the onset of sexual dysfunction, ED (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

C-Sections Have Nearly Doubled Since 2000. That Isn ’t Necessarily A Good Thing
Nearly twice as many babies were born via caesarean sections (C-sections) in 2015 as in 2000, a new report says. Almost 30 million C-sections were performed globally in 2015, accounting for 21% of all live births, according to World Health Organization and UNICEF data published Thursday in the Lancet. In 2000, 16 million babies were delivered by C-section, accounting for 12% of live births. The uptick in C-sections — and the persistent disparities in where they’re performed — points to two connected trends, the authors write. On one hand, the growth signifies that more women are giving birth under medical...
Source: TIME: Health - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime maternal health Source Type: news

Porn's unspoken issue of sexual dysfunction
The findings from the University of Miami are the first to assess the sexual function of women in the adult entertainment industry. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Porn's unspoken issue of female sexual dysfunction
The findings from the University of Miami are the first to assess the sexual function of women in the adult entertainment industry. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Getting relief from sexual dysfunction and incontinence caused by menopause
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Microablative fractional CO2 lasers are energy-based devices designed to help manage troublesome menopause symptoms such as painful sex, dryness, itching/burning, urinary frequency, and incontinence. Although there is ongoing debate regarding the safety and effectiveness of vaginal laser surgery, a new study suggests that it may be effective, especially after multiple treatments. Study results are published online in Menopause, the journal of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news