Sexual Health

Did you know that Sex can cause death?

Did you know that Sex can cause death?

Yes, sex comes with a package of benefits as well as risks. Death can occur during consensual sex for various reasons. It can be due to a physical strain of the activity or by unusual extenuating circumstances.... Read More

Penile injection therapy for Erectile Dysfunction

Penile injection therapy for Erectile Dysfunction

Intracavernosal injection therapy (also called Penile injection therapy) is a treatment method for men with erectile dysfunction, where a small amount of medication is injected into the corpus carvernosum. These medications are smooth muscle relaxants which relax the smooth muscles in the blood vessels and help to increase blood flow to the penis. This results in the erection of the... Read More

Tips to regain your sexual life after cancer treatment

Tips to regain your sexual life after cancer treatment

Cancer diagnosis and its treatment can affect an individual’s ability to have or enjoy sex. Sex-related concerns in men and women include: reduced or loss of desire for sexual intimacy, inability to achieve/maintain an erection or sexual arousal during sex or pain during sex or change in orgasm (duration/intensity) or climax respectively. Sex is an as important aspect of a... Read More

Alprostadil treatment for Erectile Dysfunction

Alprostadil treatment for Erectile Dysfunction

Alprostadil is a prescription-only medicine that is used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men. There are two forms that are available in the market. Alprostadil injection: Directly injected into the penis using a syringe. Alprostadil suppository: Inserted into the urethra (opening at the tip of the penis from which urine is released). This suppository treatment is also... Read More

Lymphogranuloma venereum explained

Lymphogranuloma venereum explained

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV) is a rare sexually transmitted infection caused by Chlamydia trachomatis. LGV is a chronic (long-term) infection of the lymphatic system. LGV is prevalent at low levels in certain regions of Africa, South-east Asian countries including India and South America. However, it is now seen increasingly in the developed regions such as North America and Europe, in men who... Read More