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Know the causes of ED

The ability to achieve and maintain an erection involves many different systems in the body.

Why erectile dysfunction should be treated

But nine of ten men with erectile dysfunction don’t go for treatment, and their reluctance can lead to the late diagnosis of life-threatening diseases. Why don't men go for treatment? And what can be done about it?

Scientists in US successfully bioengineer human penises

Scientists have made a new breakthrough in bioengineering technology by successfully growing functional male penises in a US laboratory. This could be a potential solution for men who have lost their penis to injury or disease.

SA men lose more hair than erections

Hair loss is more prevalent in middle-aged SA men than erectile dysfunction (ED) and negatively affects their self-esteem and social life, according to a new survey.

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Erectile Dysfunction Expert

Dr Lorraine Becker is a Family and General Practitioner in Rosebank and lectures on Men’s Health issues to doctors and patients. She also regularly writes for magazines and has appeared on numerous TV and Radio shows, Dr Becker is the Erectile Dysfunction expert for Health24.

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