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Bipolar Disorder Linked to Erectile Dysfunction

Studying more than 5,000 men with bipolar disorder from Taiwan’s National Health Insurance Research Database, a study sought to assess the risk of erectile dysfunction in patients with bipolar disorder based on their treatment (antidepressants, antipsychotics and mood stabilizers) or ...

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Could a Handheld Device Replace Erectile Dysfunction Drugs?

Erectile dysfunction

Men who find that Viagra and the other erectile dysfunction drugs aren’t working for them have another option available to them that is often overlooked in discussions of ED treatment. Enter Viberect, a battery-powered handheld device that delivers targeted stimulation ...

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If I Use Viagra, What Does It Say About Me?

Until the late 1990s, erectile dysfunction was a topic that was usually discussed only behind closed doors. And even then, the subject was most often broached with great reluctance. For a condition that affects as many as 30 million American ...

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Erectile Dysfunction Drug Viagra Made $1.2 Billion in 2017

The erectile dysfunction (ED) drug Viagra had a good year.In 2017, Pfizer’s top-selling ED helper generated $789 million in the United States and $416 million outside the U.S. Avoiding fake Viagra Although there are other erectile dysfunction drugs that have ...

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Will Viagra Work for Me if I’m Diabetic?

Man performing a blood glucose test.

Q: What’s the link between diabetes and erectile dysfunction? A: Men with diabetes face a significantly higher risk of developing ED than nondiabetics. According to WebMD.com, an estimated 35 to 75 percent of all male diabetics will experience some degree ...

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The Female Viagra May Be an Electric Shock to the Ankle

Researchers at the University of Michigan have discovered a technique to stimulate a woman’s sex drive that some are calling “the female Viagra.” Viagra is the top-selling (and most counterfeited) erectile dysfunction drug in the world. The female version of ...

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In Kuwait, Erectile Dysfunction is Increasing for All Age Groups

The April 17, 2018 edition of Kuwait Times reported that erectile dysfunction rates in Kuwait were on the rise. For men under 40, 20% have erectile dysfunction. For men 40 to 60 years old, 30% have erectile dysfunction. After age ...

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The Typical Viagra User May Be Younger Than You Think


The incidence of erectile dysfunction increases with age, yet surprisingly the use of ED drugs seems to peak and plateau among men in their 40s and 50s. Although ED is not an unavoidable part of aging, the older a man ...

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Plant in India Could Help Develop Ayurvedic Viagra

Researchers in Gujarat, India have identified chemicals in two plants growing abundantly in the region that may help erectile dysfunction. Ekharo and vardharo, which grow on the riverbanks and nor bodies of water have been used as tribal medicines for ...

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