Category Archives: Sexual Function

Don’t Let Sexual Dysfunction Keep You Down

Sexual well-being is an important part of any person’s life, and when things aren’t going well or working right, it can be embarrassing and difficult to talk about with your sexual partner and your doctor. But it doesn’t have to be, and your life does not have to be dictated

What To Do When Psoriasis Affects Your Largest Sexual Organ

Ever since we were infants, skin-to-skin contact meant closeness, calm and intimacy. So when disorders of the skin like Psoriasis interfere with such an important sexual organ (the skin, our largest by far), there are consequences. Psoriasis is more than a skin condition; it can affect everything from your self-esteem

The Masturbation Diet
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Exploring the Relationship between Food and Sexual Desire, and Food and Sexual Satiety (Part 2) By James A Simon, MD, CCD, NCMP, IF, FACOG In part one of this blog series, I focused on the profound impact obesity has on health generally. Literally every organ system in the body is

The Masturbation Diet
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Exploring the Relationship between Food and Sexual Desire and Satiety (Part 1) By James A Simon, MD, CCD, NCMP, IF, FACOG Over the next few blog posts, I will discuss our appetites for food and sex. It should be no surprise to anyone reading this post that there is an

Finally, More Variety in Condom Sizes

In this modern era, much of what we purchase for ourselves comes in a variety of shapes and sizes but for condoms, one of the essential pregnancy and disease prevention devices we have, they leave a lot to be desired. The issue with condoms is that they do not reflect

Sexual Health, Function, and Identity after Cancer

Upon hearing a cancer diagnosis a person’s world changes immediately and forever. The person becomes a patient. The patient has to make myriad decisions about treatment plans, and the possibility of surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. These treatments, while life-saving, are also life-altering. The side effects can modify body image, reduce

Securing Patient Data in the Age of Electronic Medical Records

Electronic medical records (EMRs) are patient records of health-related information that can be created, gathered, and managed by authorized clinicians and staff within one health care organization. EMRs were designed to streamline the daily workflow of a busy medical office and could have potential to provide substantial benefits to physicians,