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Erection problems may be sign of silent and deadly heart disease
Erection problems may be sign of silent and deadly heart disease

(January 29, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From Australia - Erection problems may be an indicator of silent heart disease, according to a report published in PLOS Medicine. Researchers reviewed data on nearly 100,000 men, aged 45 and older, who were taking part in a large study on healthy aging. Participants provided information regarding their health and lifestyle factors. After three years of follow-up, there were over 7800 hospitalizations due to heart disease and 2300 deaths. Men who had reported erectile difficulties were at increased risk of heart disease, heart failure, heart attack, and early death

 
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