Research results recently released state that week erections (also referred to as impotence or erectile dysfunction ) may be one of the early warning markers of heart disease, and other conditions.
Dr Willie Jordaan, managing director of Mens Clinic International, the largest group of specialist male sexual health clinics in South Africa, said today that in a study of men diagnosed with erectile dysfunction, recently undertaken at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, 40 ...
Women understanding weak erections is one of the most troublesome issues in any relationship.
"My husband thinks I'm unattractive…"
"He's gone off me…"
"He's having an affair…"
It is the cause of extreme frustration and anxiety in women. In addition it is a common cause of relationship tension or marital failure.
How common is the problem
Whilst most men will never talk openly about this problem, erectile dysfunction is an extremely common condition. The Massachuset...
The Effect Of Weak Erections On The Aging And Elderly
Weak Erections( also known as Erectile Dysfunction) are a pervasive problem, and is present in men of all age groups. However, as a man ages, the prevalence of weak erections increases significantly. The Massachusetts Male Aging Study reports the prevalence of erectile dysfunction in men aged forty to fifty years is around 30%. This figure increases to 75% amongst men aged 70 and older. What is also pertinent is that the preval...
Weak Erections A Health Warning Sign Of Underlying Heart Disease
Impotence or erectile dysfunction are synonyms for weak erections. Weak erections may be an early health warning signal of underlying cardiac or kidney disease. Dr. Willie Jordaan, managing director of Mens Clinic International , the largest group of erectile dysfunction clinics in South Africa, says that around 65% of men with heart disease will have erectile dysfunction.
Weak erections - an early warning sign
Aphrodisiacs are substances that arouse sexual desire or enhance sexual performance. For many centuries there has been a search for substances that could increase a person's sexual powers or desire. These include oysters, ginseng root, powdered rhinoceros horn, animal testicles, and turtles' eggs. There is no evidence that an actual aphrodisiac response occurs with these or any other substances.
Folklore often determines whether certain foods or other su...
What you can do to keep yourself healthy
The following steps are recommended to help you live longer and live better:
1. Understand the "male approach" to health.
The first step is to learn about common male feelings of fear, embarrassment, and above all, invincibility. Educate yourself about male health problems. Before you can help yourself you need to learn about male specific health concerns.
2. Share what you learn with your partner.
The fact is, some men need to be prodded along...
Stress management is important. Other than that pounding headache, stress can affect almost every part of your body. However, Mens Clinic International is aware this has significant short and long term effects.
Stress is the reaction of the mind and body to a stressor. Consequently this includes any event, which is powerful enough to affect the way you normally function from a deadline at work to the death of a friend.
It is essential to follow a comprehensive st...
Prostate cancer is a malignancy that develops in the prostate gland, a gland that is important for the proper function of the male reproductive tract.
Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among American men. It affects about one in five men during the course of a lifetime. Although incidence increases with age, this cancer can occur in younger men as well. This form of cancer very often occurs even without symptoms.
What is the prostate?
The prostate is a walnut-shap...
The mysterious G Spot
Many people have heard all sorts of stories about the mysterious "G-spot" and its supposedly magical effects on women and their orgasms. The reality, alas, is a little more down-to-earth.
Drs. John Perry and Beverly Whipple named the mysterious "G-spot" in honour of Ernst Grafenberg. Grafenberg was a German physician who, in the 1950s, wrote an article that mentioned the G=spot. He stated that there was an erotic zone on the anterior wall of the vagin...
Welcome to Mens Clinic International. Of all the conditions men face, sexual problems are the most personal. Although they are very common, they are not inevitable or permanent, and today there are many modern treatments available.
No matter how long a man has been experiencing a problem, it can be treated successfully. Therefore the purpose of this website is to provide a better understanding of male sexual dysfunction, why it occurs and what treatment options are now available...