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December 13, 2013
FDA approves first drug treatment for Peyronie’s disease
December 3, 2013
New! Introducing The Journal of Sexual Medicine for iPad®
November 14, 2013
On November 2, 2013, the ISSM Board of Directors approved the affiliation request of the South Asian Society for Sexual Medicine (SASSM).
November 7, 2013
Two important credentialing exams will take place in Istanbul on January 28, 2014!
August 22, 2013
ISSM's new Video Journal of Prosthetic Urology (VJPU) is open for submissions!
August 6, 2013
First Issue of Sexual Medicine Now Available!
July 18, 2013
The ESSM School of Sexual Medicine 2013, to be held in Budapest, Hungary from October 11th till October 20th, 2013
July 7, 2013
Sign Up For ISSM Journal E-Mail Alerts
July 7, 2013
New Issue of Sexual Medicine Reviews Now Available
June 19, 2013
App and Mobile Website - ISSM/ESSM Symposium Berlin
April 26, 2013
ISSM introduces a new quarterly journal called 'Sexual Medicine Reviews'.
March 21, 2013
Intl Symposium on Prostate, Androgens and Men’s Sexual Health - Deadline early registration fees: 3 April
March 11, 2013
Webcasts from First Latin American Men's Health Forum
February 5, 2013
Intl Symposium on Prostate, Androgens and Men’s Sexual Health - call for abstracts: deadline 1 March
January 10, 2013
ISSM introduces a new official open access publication called 'Sexual Medicine'.
December 10, 2012
14 hours of CME credits for the Intl Symposium on Prostate, Androgens and Men’s Sexual Health
November 25, 2012
Peyronie's Surgery Survey
November 8, 2012
Call for Applications for Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM)
November 6, 2012
ISSM Symposium at 32nd SIU Congress in Fukuoka, Japan
November 5, 2012
Videoclip World Meeting on Sexual Medicine 2012
September 30, 2012
Gold for Luca Incrocci, ISSM Treasurer
September 20, 2012
Newsletters of the First Latin America Men's Health Forum
September 12, 2012
Expressions of interest in committee membership are invited from members.
September 3, 2012
2012 Prize Winners announced during the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine
September 3, 2012
Elections ISSM Board of Directors
August 16, 2012
The complete program of the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine is available on an app!
July 19, 2012
A maximum of 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine 2012
April 18, 2012
ISSM Public Policy Statement on Female Genital Cutting
March 19, 2012
The ISSM is now tweeting daily under the handle @ISSM_INFO.
March 16, 2012
One new feature of the ISSM's redesigned website is a Q & A section
March 15, 2012
New ISSM website adds features and enhancements
January 1, 2012
The ISSM is pleased to announce that the Middle East Society for Sexual Medicine (MESSM) has become an affiliated society.
Recent Research Summaries
November 24, 2013
In this study, researchers examined breast cancer incidence in transsexual people who were taking cross-sex hormones. This treatment, along with surgery, allows patients to transition to the opposite sex, one to which they feel they belong.
October 15, 2013
A common condition, erectile dysfunction (ED) affects men psychologically and emotionally as well as physically. Research has shown that men with ED are not as happy in their romantic relationships when compared to men without ED. In addition, sexual dysfunction tends to be more prevalent among women whose partners have ED.
September 16, 2013
When couples become parents, a number of adjustments are made, including a sexual compromise. Past research has focused mainly on the new mothers, but the dynamics between the mother and her partner plays a role in sexual feelings and activities. This study examines postpartum sexuality in the couple per se.
Recent Sex Health Headlines
January 14, 2011
European researchers have found that low prolactin levels in older men may be linked to sexual dysfunction, according to a new study.
January 14, 2012
Hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) can have a negative effect on patients’ sexual health, according to researchers from City of Hope in California, USA.
January 20, 2012
Copper wire therapy might be a viable way to treat cavernous hemangiomas of the penis, Chinese researchers report.