Why the Penis Pump Is Regaining Popularity in treating ED

  Vacuum Erection Device   Vacuum erection devices were approved by the FDA in 1982, for the purpose of treating erectile dysfunction when Geddings Osbon received marketing approval and popularized the treatment.  When ED medications were launched in 1998, penis pumps were sometimes overlooked in modern urological practices as merely a second-line treatment when oral … Continued

How do penis pumps work to prevent penis shrinkage?

Erectile dysfunction is not the taboo topic it once was 20 years ago.  With high levels of visibility surrounding sexual dysfunction as a medical concern, it is no longer ignored, but now considered a treatable condition. With growing knowledge, more finite characteristics of ED are focused on within the medical community and expanding definitions of … Continued

Why everyman with ED should have an external penile pump

ED treatment alternatives are plentiful as 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 each day.  According to a study in the journal of sexual medicine detailing Medicare beneficiaries, 1,763,260 men were diagnosed with erectile dysfunction between 2001 and 2010.  Utilization of surgical procedures for the internal penis pump decreased from 4.6% in 2002 to 2.3% in 2010. … Continued

What men should know about high blood pressure and Viagra

  What is the cause of high blood pressure?   High blood pressure, also known as hypertension is commonly referred to as the silent killer because it usually has no warning signs or symptoms. There is no single cause for the condition, yet it has a host of known risk factors. What is “normal Blood … Continued

The difference in an external and internal penis pump

  Erectile dysfunction pumps can be either internal or external.  Both treat erectile dysfunction and urologist who are often known as “penis doctors” are knowledgeable in the differences between external and internal penis pumps.  The purpose of this article is to be informative about penile implants and cover some of the differences between how internal … Continued

Do Penis pumps really work?

  The answer to this question is, well… it just depends. Are you prepared to spend the time necessary to learn how to use a penis pump? What do you expect it to do? How do you define the purpose of a penis pump? What are the real differences between a medical penis pump and … Continued

How to keep an erection after Prostate Cancer

  Overwhelmed is the only word to accurately describe your emotions on the day your life seemed to change. Test results established your PSA levels were elevated, this led to a biopsy. The biopsy was positive… you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer.  It’s normal and natural to experience anxiety, but here is the good … Continued

Natural remedies for ED that are Herbal Supplements

  According to figures from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, more than 18 million men over the age of 20 are affected by erectile dysfunction, or ED. Erectile Dysfunction symptoms increase with age and are often linked to heart disease, hypertension, and diabetes.  A great number of manufacturers and distributors claim numerous … Continued

Erectile dysfunction and diabetes: the connection

  Diabetes is estimated to reach 322 million cases worldwide by 2025, and the third most common complaint from men who are diagnosed with the condition is erectile dysfunction.  Erectile dysfunction and diabetes go hand in hand, as a matter of fact, men who have diabetes are as much as 75% more likely to develop … Continued

Erectile dysfunction linked to Vitamin D deficiency

  Vitamin D is a nutrient sometimes known as “the sunshine vitamin” because direct sunlight produces it naturally in our bodies. It is also known to play a key role in biochemical processes ranging from bone renewal to hormone balance.  So, how is erectile dysfunction linked to a vitamin D deficiency? Researchers from Johns Hopkins … Continued