Category Archives: Sexual Health

Male Menopause: Myth or Reality?

Male Menopause

By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

October 15, 2018

  • The difference between low testosterone and male menopause
  • Is low T a lifestyle choice?
  • Grab control of the hormone that makes you manly

There’s a good reason guys are so crazy about girls when they’re in their teens and twenties. At these ages, testosterone levels are practically raging out of control. But once you hit 30, levels begin to drop by as much as 2% each year.

This makes male menopause a very real threat to aging men. (You might also hear this condition referred to as andropause or hypogonadism.)

But these days, I notice more and more guys in their 30s and 40s coming into my office with symptoms of andropause. They complain that their libido is on permanent vacation. They can’t keep the action going in the bedroom. Their energy levels are low and they’re moodier than they’ve ever been in their life.

This clearly isn’t a result of age-related testosterone loss. So what could be behind this anomaly? Continue reading

Is “The Dribble” Causing Problems in the Bedroom?

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By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

August 22, 2018

  • Are prostate problems destroying your bedroom fun?
  • Why your prostate starts growing after age 40
  • Get rid of the “dribble” and get back in the bedroom

When men think of prostate problems, they immediately think of urinary difficulties.

After all, that’s what we all hear about… dribbling over the toilet in the middle of the night. Road trips postponed… and ball games cut short because of the “urge to go.”

But there’s another side of the story that is equally disturbing: Continue reading

MEN: Put the Lead Back in Your Pencil

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By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

February 12, 2016

  • Problems in the bedroom?
  • Here’s a wake up call for all men
  • Skip the little blue pill and try this

When it comes to engaging in a steamy encounter with your partner, two things need to happen. You have to have the desire… and the ability.

But what happens if you repeatedly plan for a little action in the bedroom… and there’s never any lead in your pencil? Continue reading

Better Than the New Feminine Pleasure Pill?

By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness

October 31, 2015

  • Women: Don’t fall prey to the new “pleasure pill”
  • This is no amorous roll in the sheets
  • Here’s how to get your mojo flowing again

This month, the drug that’s supposed to increase women’s satisfaction in the bedroom hit the market. And I’ll be perfectly honest with you. Continue reading

The Thief That’s Stealing Your Mojo

By David Blyweiss, M.D.,

September 24, 2014

  • An unusual lack of interest in nature’s most primal urge
  • Is stress stealing your sex drive?
  • Balancing a hectic lifestyle with date night fun

Over the past several years, something unusual has been happening. More and more of my patients are telling me they seem to be losing interest in sex. Continue reading

Foods to Spark Your Libido

By David Blyweiss, M.D.,

July 19, 2013

  • This is what makes sparks fly in the bedroom
  • Fun foods to get your blood – and libido – pumping
  • Make every romantic encounter like the 4th of July

It’s tough when aging starts taking a toll on your sex life. And while you might think it’s only men with erectile dysfunction who worry about bedroom performance, that’s just not the case. Continue reading

Try These Sexy Foods on Valentine’s Day

By David Blyweiss, M.D.,

February 10, 2013

  • Foods that get your juices flowing
  • The secret to a perfect romantic encounter
  • A little NO at dinner goes a long way

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. And I’m having a great time hearing about the spectacular plans some of my patients are making to surprise their partners. Continue reading

More Sex Hormones And You Get Less of This…

By David Blyweiss, M.D.,

 

  • The secret relationship between sex hormones and inflammation
  • How to do CPR on your CRP level
  • Saying “I do!” does your heart good in more ways than one

When you think about having enough sex hormones, perhaps you think of the obvious – having a healthy sex life. Or maintaining a healthy prostate. But there may be a less obvious benefit to keeping your sex hormone levels at those you had at thirty… or twenty-five. Continue reading