Impotence Could Lead To Heart Problems

Here is a piece of interesting health news to lazy fat slobs suffering from impotence around the world.  A recent medical study has shown that men inflicted with impotence could also end up with a health problem. A study made by Jia-Yi Dong of Soochow University in Suzhou, China, on nearly 37,000 men has shown that erectile dysfunction significantly increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease, stroke and all-cause mortality, and the increase is probably independent of conventional cardiovascular risk factors.

The researchers discovered that men with erectile problems had a 48 percent increase in their risk of developing heart disease, and also had higher death rates than men who didn’t have sexual problems. The team also discovered on their study that men who had impotent problems had better chances of getting cure from their ordeal if they exercises regularly.

Medical data define impotence as a sexual dysfunction characterized by the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual performance. A penile erection is the hydraulic effect of blood entering and being retained in sponge-like bodies with in the penis. The process is often initiated as a result of sexual arousal, when signals are transmitted from the brain to nerves in the penis. Erectile dysfunction is indicated when an erection is difficult to produce.