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“Prostate Cancer: Men Deserve Better”

I wholeheartedly agree with the sentiments expressed in the article Prostate Cancer: Men Deserve Better, European Association of Urology, March 17, 2009 (exerpts below). http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=56307&CultureCode=en. But talk is cheap. The question is, how do we bring about real change (change we can believe in!)? That's a lot to ask -- but heck, we are worth [...]

Desperate Wives: There Is Help Out There

I have been getting letters from distraught women whose relationships with their husbands have suffered since their treatment for prostate cancer.  This subject needs to be discussed extensively, but for starters, I have compiled a list of potential resources.  (Excuse me if this is not the King's English, but I have rushed this through because [...]

By | 2017-10-19T10:56:11+00:00 February 10th, 2009|Resources/Links, Sexuality and Intimacy|0 Comments

Saving Your Sex Life: A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer

I occasionally do book reviews, and am really excited about this one. I recommend it sight unseen because the author is one of the foremost experts in the world on prostate cancer and sexuality. The book is titled: "Saving Your Sex Life: A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer" by Dr. John Mulhall (Hilton Publishing [...]

Viagra May Protect Heart from Damage Caused by High Blood Pressure

"First evidence that the Impotence Aid Helps a Signaling Protein Protect the Heart" Written by J. Strax, psarising.com. "The first direct evidence in lab animals that the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra (sildenafil) amplifies the effects of a heart-protective protein has been reported today by a team of researchers at three leading US medical centers, Johns [...]

By | 2017-10-19T10:56:29+00:00 January 5th, 2009|Healing the Mind, Sexuality and Intimacy|2 Comments

Elderly Men in Mexico City to Get Free Viagra

Many men in this country are denied sex because their insurance companies won't pay for ED medications. But the Mexican government is handing out free Viagra to elderly men with erectile dysfunction because they believe "everyone has a right to be happy".  Where did they get that idea? Stole it from our Declaration of Independence, of [...]

By | 2008-11-15T17:24:26+00:00 November 15th, 2008|Advocacy, Sexuality and Intimacy, Talk of the Town|2 Comments

Penile Rehabilitation Works, Studies Show

This is an excerpt from a medical abstract I received today.  The article is short on details but affirms that penile rehabilitation does work.    ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Division of Urology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston   18 September 2008   "Post-prostatectomy erectile dysfunction affects a considerable number of men and is a significant [...]

By | 2008-09-19T12:16:48+00:00 September 19th, 2008|Healing the Mind, Sexuality and Intimacy|2 Comments

Men Defy Stereotypes In Defining Masculinity

ScienceDaily (Aug. 27, 2008) — Contrary to stereotypes about sexual performance and masculinity, men interviewed in a large international study reported that being seen as honorable, self-reliant and respected was more important to their idea of masculinity than being seen as attractive, sexually active or successful with women. The study, published in the Journal of [...]

By | 2008-08-29T15:34:52+00:00 August 29th, 2008|Articles of Interest, Sexuality and Intimacy|0 Comments