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Keeping cardiovascular diseases at bay—reading into erectile dysfunction, marriage and genetics
 

Keeping cardiovascular diseases at bay—reading into erectile dysfunction, marriage and genetics

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Cardiovascular diseases represent the number one cause of death worldwide—where more people die annually from CVDs compared to any other causes.
 
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5 Jan 2018 - General
 
Virgilio Montero, thank you for sharing the lay man version of this topic "Heart and blood vessel disease — also called heart disease — includes numerous problems, many of which are related to a process called atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is a condition that develops when a substance called plaque builds up in the walls of the arteries. This buildup narrows the arteries, making it harder for blood to flow through. If a blood clot forms, it can stop the blood flow. This can cause a heart...
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Chih Chiang Nieh Thank you for sharing your opinion about this topic. I agree that PDE inhibitors should not be abused as it may induce hypotension. More importantly, elderly men should be reminded that severe hypotension can be experienced when taking with PDE and sublingual nitrates simultaneously. This article highlights the fact though that erectile dysfunction can possibly be cardioprotective contrary to wh...
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There have been numerous studies supporting the relationship of these three parameters with regards to cardiovascular disease. Everything written in this article does make sense and I absolutely agree with all that has been stated. However, a more recent and interesting study conducted by Dr Daniel Peter Andersson from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden concluded that men taking erectile dysfunction pills are 40 percent less likely to be hospitalized with subsequent heart failure. Accord...
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