May 13, 2019
What is premature ejaculation and how do you treat it?
Having an enjoyable and healthy sex life contributes significantly to your quality of life, but sometimes problems, such as premature ejaculation, arise. This can affect your relationship and also have an impact on your mental health and self-esteem.Read More
April 8, 2019
Why you should wake up with an erection
A nocturnal penile tumescence (spontaneous erection) happens to men of all ages, even babies, but it has nothing to do with sexual stimulation. In fact, having a morning erection could actually help you assess your health.Read More
October 22, 2018
9 things you didn’t know about your penis
Keeping your manhood healthy and clean should be priorities for most men. But, how well do you know all the ins and outs of your package? You may think you’re an expert, but did you know: 1. The penis is twice as long as you think There’s more to the size of your penis. The erectile tissue that forms the penis extends right into your body. So, what you see is the external part, and the other half is hidden inside your pelvic region. 2. The first erection Well, your first erection happened when you were a baby! It’s common…Read More
June 19, 2018
Why is my penis itchy?
Genital itching happens for many reasons and is usually harmless, but even if it's harmless - it can be extremely irritating! (Not to mention embarrassing). Here are some common causes why your member may be driving you mad, and what you can do about it. Jock itch One of the most common reasons for feeling itchy around the crotch area, is jock itch. The area around the penis is often warm and moist, which makes it attractive to bacteria. Jock itch can also come from tight underwear, skin rubbing and allergies. Besides itching, symptoms of jock itch include a pink…Read More
March 7, 2018
Can Botox treat erectile dysfunction?
Botox has become synonymous with turning back the age clock. This cosmetic procedure fills in wrinkled lines to give you a fresh face all over again. Botox is a bacterial toxin called botulinum. It works by blocking the nerve impulses that cause muscles to contract. No facial movement = no wrinkles. It’s used for both cosmetic and medical uses. It’s a purified polypeptide that has the ability to relax the muscle that has been injected. Apart from this, Botox is currently also the most effective non-surgical treatment for excessive sweating under the arms, hands, and feet. It’s also said to…Read More
February 27, 2018
What’s happening to my penis?
Your penis changes as you age. Ageing doesn’t just bring on wrinkles, grey hair and new and uncomfortable aches and pains. Nope, unfortunately, there’s hair loss, saggy skin – and yes, those wrinkles can start to form in places that you didn’t even know could wrinkle. As you age, so too does your penis. Each change is controlled by testosterone levels in your body. Testosterone is the male sex hormone. Your levels of testosterone start to go down as you hit the age of 40, and this affects semen volume and sperm quality. Your penis can affect your sexuality as…Read More
September 28, 2017
The top killers and cures in men
For much of your 20s you partied like there was no tomorrow. But now, as you get older, you realise the need to take care of your health just a little bit better. Men’s health issues are on the increase. Sadly, though, there still seems to be a stigma around confronting these issues. Men tend to be less open about their health issues. When they struggle, it often becomes a case of: “out of sight, out of mind.” In the spirit of Movember, we look at three common illnesses men face, and how you can do your best to prevent…Read More
September 28, 2017
How to keep your prostate from turning against you
In the spirit of Movember, let’s get to grips with one of the scariest health issues facing men today: prostate cancer. First the good news: early preventative screening goes a long way. Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers affecting South African men today. About one in eight men are at risk of getting it. If you’ve just turned 40, pick up the phone and have yourself checked out! Risk factors According to a recent study, prostate cancer is the sixth leading cause of cancer-death amongst men in the world. The prostate is a small gland that produces…Read More
August 10, 2017
Last longer in bed: The Men’s Guide
The mood is set and you’re ready to rock her world. Uh oh… problem alert: in the throes of passion, you realise you may finish too soon. While it may be embarrassing, just know that this is a common problem, and nothing to be ashamed of! Can you keep up? Premature ejaculation affects about 30% of men before or after sexual intercourse, and usually happens between one to three minutes into sex. There’s no clear reason for the problem. Some factors that can contribute include: a new partner different sexual setting hyperactive reflexes extreme arousal infrequent sexual activity sensitive genital…Read More