Is Hormone Therapy Right for Me?
To Use or Not to Use Hormone Therapy for Menopause? Some women are terrified by the prospect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) thanks to scary stories in the media over the years, but the good news is that nowadays there are many different ways of replacing your dwindling hormones. You’ve probably been driven by frustration…CONTINUE READING
What Should Men Know About Masturbation
You might recall a 1992 Seinfeld episode called “The Contest.” At the beginning, friends Jerry, Kramer, and Elaine are sitting in their favorite coffee shop when fellow friend George walks in, looking upset. He reveals that his mother caught him masturbating and swears he will never do it again – anywhere. His friends are not convinced, and…CONTINUE READING
Hormone Kisspeptin Linked to Sexual Arousal
A hormone called kisspeptin might eventually be useful in the treatment of pychosexual and mood disorders, new research suggests. The hormone could be involved with sexual behaviors, but more research is needed, scientists say. Produced in the brain by the hypothalamus, kisspeptin triggers a series of chemical processes that ultimately results in production of the…CONTINUE READING
Peyronie’s Disease Surgery: Can Penile Length be Preserved?
Men with Peyronie’s disease should be aware of possible penile shortening after surgical treatment, experts say. But some procedures might be able to preserve length. Peyronie’s disease is a benign condition characterized by areas of hardened scar tissue called plaques that form just beneath the skin of the penis. Typically, Peyronie’s disease goes through two phases….CONTINUE READING