The levels of Sildenafil - known as Viagra - in Seoul's wastewater were 3-4 times higher than those found in Brussels.
Viagra can prevent cut flowers from wilting for an extra week. Scientists discovered this 22 years ago, but now it’s trending on TikTok. Compared to 50mg for an adult male, two vases of flowers need just 1mg of Viagra to stand erect. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Viagra might […]
Pandemic-related stress, anxiety, depression, and sedentary lifestyles have led to more cases of erectile dysfunction. Stress causes the body to release adrenaline, which can inhibit blood flow to the penis. Lack of exercise can contribute to heart issues and weight gain, which also mess with blood flow. Mental tricks that […]
A TikTok user applied erection-boosting cream to his lips to plump them up in a now-viral video. A dermatologist told Insider it’s a bad idea, since the ingredients in the creams could be too harsh for delicate lip skin. Instead, use a product designed specifically for making the lips appear […]
Two different medications – one for erectile dysfunction and another for depression – were accidentally swapped in a factory mix-up, forcing the pharmaceutical company to recall them on Wednesday. According to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), AvKare recalled one lot of 100 mg bottles of sildenafil, an erectile […]
A November study found that mean who consume a Mediterranean diet high in unsaturated fats like olive oil and nuts, fruits, vegetables, and fish were less likely to develop erectile dysfunction than men who ate more meat and high-fat dairy. The Mediterranean diet was named US News & World Report’s […]
You made the best decision for yourself with the information you had at the time, so you shouldn’t have guilt over the breakup. But if you think your ex is now open to addressing your intimacy issues, couple’s sex therapy can help you navigate those vulnerable conversations. It’s also important […]
A new study found that the more a man watches porn, the more likely he is to experience erectile dysfunction. Erectile dysfunction mostly affects older men, but the study authors found that 23% of men under 35 had experienced the condition. They said the correlation between porn consumption and erectile […]
Lover, a sexual wellness app partially funded by the founder of Tinder, treats erectile dysfunction with mental exercises instead of medication. Surveying 148 of their users, they found that 62% of them saw improvements in their erections. This comes close to the 70% of people who see improvements in their […]
Kegel exercises, which strengthen the pelvic muscles, may help improve blood flow to the penis and help men get and keep an erection. There is some evidence that consuming Korean red ginseng can help treat erectile dysfunction by helping the muscles in the penis relax. You can also make lifestyle […]
A new medical study is underway to test whether a vegan diet can lead to stronger, longer lasting erections. Vegan advocates and some urologists have suggested in the past that a plant-based diet improves blood flow, boosting men’s sexual function. The current research on whether it actually works in otherwise […]
When a physical problem gets in the way of your sex life, it can feel isolating and worrisome. An estimated 1 in 3 men have dealt with premature ejaculation at some point in their lives. Sprays, wipes, and medications like SSRIs and Viagra can be used off-label to prevent premature […]
New telemedicine companies like Hims and Roman have sprung up, offering online prescriptions for Viagra and other erectile-dysfunction medications. That erectile dysfunction can be a sign of other more worrying health problems – particularly in younger men – is well established among physicians. One doctor worries about losing the “window […]
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