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Study: ED Drugs Don’t Increase Risk for Prostate Cancer Recurrence

New research suggests that oral drugs for erectile dysfunction (ED) don’t increase a man’s risk for biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer.

Men on Androgen Deprivation Therapy May Be at Higher Risk for Alzheimer’s

Men on androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), a treatment for prostate cancer, might be at increased risk for Alzheimer’s.

Scientists Explore Possibility of Penis Transplants in the United States

Penis transplants may eventually become an option for American men who have had severe injuries to their genitals.

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How Do Certain Diseases Lead to Erectile Dysfunction?

Often, ED is one of the first symptoms of something more serious, so we encourage men to have a thorough checkup with their doctor when they start having problems with erections.

Understanding Sexual Consent

“Sexual consent is where a person has the ability and freedom to agree to sexual activity.”

Erection Concerns After Prostate Biopsy

Some men do develop erectile dysfunction (ED) for a time after a prostate biopsy. But not all do. Let’s look at this topic more closely.

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Teens Who Have Intercourse Early are at Higher Risk for STIs

The younger adolescents are when they become sexually active, the greater their risk for sexually-transmitted infections (STIs), new research suggests.

Breast Cancer Survivors Face Sexual Concerns

After breast cancer treatment, women may have a number of sexual health concerns.

TRT Doesn’t Cause or Worsen Enlarged Prostate Symptoms

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) doesn’t appear to cause or worsen lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) or an enlarged prostate.