Prostatitis – Classification and Symptoms

When the prostate gland becomes swollen, painful and inflamed, one is said to have prostatitis or prostate infection. Prostatitis is not the same as prostate enlargement or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), neither does it lead to BPH or prostate cancer. Prostatitis however, has been shown to contribute to male infertility. The prostate gland is an important organ in the male reproductive system when it comes to fertility. It is a walnut-sized organ found just under the urinary bladder and in front of the rectum. Females do not a prostate gland.…

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Men’s Health : Dealing With Erectile Dysfunction

A major concern for aging men is the changes that they may experience in their sexual health during their old age. One of such issues is erectile dysfunction, otherwise referred to as impotence. It is important to note, however that erectile dysfunction can also affect men of younger ages too. This article summarises what erectile dysfunction is all about, what causes normal erection, what causes erectile dysfunction, the signs and symptoms, and how you can treat the problem.     What is Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction (ED) or impotence, is…

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