Porn Addiction may lead to Erectile Dysfunction

A multi-national study concluded that, In addition to other factors, Erectile dysfunction can also be an indication that a patient has an addiction to pornography, said Tim Jacobs, MD, from the University of Antwerp in Belgium, during his presentation.

Jacobs and his colleagues looked at the association between erectile dysfunction and porn in a 5-month study of 3267 men from Belgium and Denmark. All men were 45 years and younger, and 50% were younger than 35 years. All participants completed a 118-question survey on their sexual health.

The researchers found “a clear negative relationship between the number of minutes of pornography watched and the degree of erectile dysfunction,” Jacobs reported.

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