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Acupuncture for Men with ED Who Take Antidepressants

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Depression is a leading psychological cause of erectile dysfunction. However, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and serotonin noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), both widely prescribed to treat depression, are a common cause of sexual dysfunction. This is just one of life’s ...

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Smoking Worsens ED. Does Vaping?

For years now, the verdict on smoking has been clear. In addition to all its many other possible ill effects, tobacco smoke interferes with optimal vascular function and is a threat to heart health as well as erectile function. The ...

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‘Mediterranean Diet’ Can Help Reduce Risk of ED

Multiple bottles of oils ranging in color from green to dark brown.

The so-called Mediterranean diet has long been touted as an ideal eating plan for heart health. Given the close association between cardiac health and male sexual function, it comes as little surprise to learn that researchers have found this diet ...

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Why Ads for Viagra and Other ED Meds Have Declined So Precipitously

Bottle of pills with a generic drug label.

Conspicuous by their absence in recent months have been print and broadcast advertisements for Viagra and other popular erectile dysfunction medications, including most notably Cialis. Not that long ago, a televised sporting event might well feature several such commercials, but ...

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