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Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction, or impotence, means not being able to get or keep an erection that is sufficient for sexual intercourse. Many men have impotence at some time in their lives. It can come and go.

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Erectile dysfunction medicines

Erectile dysfunction (ED) can be caused by a range of conditions. It is most often treated with medications such as Viagra, Cialis and Levitra. Learn how to tell myths from facts.

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Viagra

Viagra is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) in men. This article explains how it works, how to take it, possible side effects, myths and how to safely buy Viagra.

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Levitra

Levitra is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) in men. This article explains how it works, how to take it, possible side effects, myths and how to safely buy Levitra.

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Complications of prostate cancer and treatment

Sometimes, the treatment for prostate cancer can lead to complications. There are many options to manage these problems.

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Sexual health

Learn more about sexual health topics such as contraception options, STIs, and conditions like erectile dysfunction (impotence) and premature ejaculation.

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Prolonged erection

A prolonged erection occurs when blood in the penis becomes trapped and cannot circulate. This condition can be painful and can sometimes be caused by medicines used to treat erectile dysfunction. Learn more about prolonged erection here.

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Cialis

Cialis is a medicine used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) in men. This article explains how it works, how to take it, possible side effects, myths and how to safely buy Cialis.

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Medicines

Learn more about a range of different medicines, such as pain relief medicines, antidepressants and medicines for children.

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The health problems facing Australian men today

Marking Men's Health Week, 11-17 June 2018, here's a round-up of the conditions and symptoms men (and the women close to them) should be looking out for.

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