erectile dysfunction

Natural options for impotence

Impotence is defined as the inability of males to achieve erection, ejaculation, or both. Also known as erectile dysfunction (ED), this common disorder affects about 5% of men at the age of 40 and between 15 and 25% of men at the age of 65. It was once thought that...

Look out Viagra: Ancient remedy aids erectile dysfunction

Men with sexual difficulties due to trouble achieving erection may find help in Korean red ginseng (Panax ginseng), one of the oldest natural remedies. Worldwide, erectile dysfunction, or impotence, affects almost half of men over the age of 40. Often the problem is...

Ginseng beats erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction, or impotence, is estimated to affect one in 10 men worldwide. Because some conventional treatments for erectile dysfunction can cause serious side effects, scientists at the Department of Urology at University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Korea,...

Maca gives sex drive a natural boost

Deep in Peru’s central highlands grows the maca plant, an ancient herbal remedy once used by the Inca to help improve sexual performance and fertility. Maca was believed to be a “gift from the gods” and was a primary food source for the Inca. Commonly dubbed “Nature’s...