Men’s Sexual Health

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Better sex through exercise

Add yet another benefit from regular exercise: improved sex. If you're already physically fit, you're likely to derive more enjoyment from sex — and also be more sexually active. Those who exercise regularly tend to have higher levels of desire, greater sexual confidence and frequency, and an enhanced ability to be aroused and achieve orgasm — no matter their age.

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Solutions for premature ejaculation

Premature ejaculation occurs when a man reaches orgasm and ejaculates too quickly and without control. As many as one in five men experience difficulty with uncontrolled or early ejaculation at some point in life. When premature ejaculation happens so frequently that it interferes with the sexual pleasure of a man or his partner, it becomes a medical problem. Here's a list of the most commonly used methods for dealing with early ejaculation problems. Talk to your doctor about which of these solutions makes sense for you.

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Understanding male infertility

About one in seven couples in the United States is unable to conceive a child after trying regularly for one year. Infertility in a couple may be caused by the male partner, the female partner or both. Studies suggest the male partner alone is infertile in about 20% of cases and that both partners have fertility problems about 30% of the time. Therefore, the male partner plays a role in about half of all couples that have difficulty conceiving a child. Male infertility has a wide variety of causes, which can be broken down into several major groups.

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Diagnosing and treating prostate cancer

Prostate cancer results from the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the prostate gland. This gland is located below the bladder and in front of the rectum, near the base of the penis. Prostate cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in American men. The average age at diagnosis is 70. Researchers do not know the exact cause of prostate cancer. But they have identified several factors that raise a man's risk of the disease.

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