HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Who wants to talk about premature ejaculation?

SAN FRANCISCO, May 10 -- It is one of man's most common, underestimated sexual problems: Ejaculating earlier than desired. More common than erectile dysfunction, this condition can affect men at any point in their lives, and one in four men experience poor control over ejaculation on a frequent basis. According to published research, 20%-30% of men worldwide are commonly affected by premature ejaculation (PE), yet this medical condition remains a taboo subject in virtually every culture. Two presentations at this week's 99th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) are helping to increase understanding and discussion of this common male sexual condition.

"Premature ejaculation is a frequent and distinct medical condition that can severely impact quality of life, affecting the physical and emotional well-being of patients and their partners," says James H. Barada, M.D., urologist at the Center for Male Sexual Health, Albany, NY, and board member of the Sexual Medicine Society of North America (SMSNA). "But most men are reluctant to talk about it with their partners or physicians."

To address whether renaming the condition would help increase awareness of, and discussion about, premature ejaculation, and reduce the stigma associated with it, the SMSNA has established a Scientific Working Group. The working group undertook a review of recent research and a representative research study, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. At the AUA, Dr. Barada presented the recommendations of the working group. The working group found that the term premature ejaculation was universally recognized and accurately understood by men with the condition and their partners, and concluded that changing the name may have the opposite effect, resulting in confusion and requiring extensive re-education. In the research study, which included 61 healthcare professionals, 75 men with premature ejaculation and 48
'"/>


10-May-2004


Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Opponents of needle-exchange programs should think about their message to drug users
2. US life expectancy about to decline, researchers say
3. Most hospital executives have substantial concerns about mandatory error reporting systems
4. Rhesus monkeys reason about perspectives of others in obtaining food
5. Antimicrobials to prevent infection in major surgery are used properly only about half the time
6. Risk factors affect parents attitudes about STD vaccinations
7. Parents have complex opinions about notification laws for minors access to contraception
8. Article highlights confusion about Homeland Security safety symbols
9. Carefree people care less about cancer symptoms, endanger health
10. Pediatricians wary about recommending complementary therapies
11. New study lays to rest concerns about virtual colonoscopy as a screening tool

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/13/2019)... ... ... A Place at Home has received the 2019 Best of ... Choice Award is granted only to the top-ranking home care providers, based on caregiver ... care. A Place at Home is ranked among the best employers of in-home caregivers ...
(Date:2/13/2019)... ... ... Surgery that moves both jaws forward – known as maxillomandibular advancement (MMA) ... in benefits that include improved breathing, daytime wakefulness and quality of life, as well ... regarded as the preferred treatment for patients with moderate to severe OSA who cannot ...
(Date:2/13/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... February 13, 2019 , ... Dakota Dental ... Hybrid-Responsive™ website: https://www.dakotadental.net . , According to Douglas Bengson, owner of Dakota Dental, ... to know who we are and what we can do to improve their oral ...
(Date:2/13/2019)... MONICA, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... February 13, 2019 ... ... of Southern California has joined the esteemed Haute Beauty network. , The ... privileged to present Dr. Christie as a leading Aesthetic surgeon and our newest ...
(Date:2/12/2019)... ... 12, 2019 , ... Medical Device Risk Management, Prepare for ... 19-20, 2019, Atlanta, GA , https://www.fdanews.com/mdriskmanagement , One week left to ... Jan. 22 , Risk management is just plain hard, complicated, conflicted, confusing. And ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/19/2019)... ... February 18, 2019 , ... Shady Grove Fertility invites information ... of egg freezing, and much more to attend the second annual Canadian Fertility ... Joseph Doyle, M.D. on February 23, 2019 from 9:30 AM to ...
(Date:2/17/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Wendy B. Libby, Ph.D., today announced her decision to retire ... leadership role. Libby became Stetson’s ninth president in July 2009 and its first female ... to be president of an institution as fine as Stetson University,” Libby said in ...
(Date:2/16/2019)... ... February 15, 2019 , ... In observance ... Perio-Implant Care are urging patients to take their oral health seriously. With recent ... and dementia, and risk of pre-term birth, there is plenty to be concerned ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: