Addison’s Disease, Linked To Depression

The adrenal gland, located above the kidneys, is part of the endocrine system and is responsible for hormone production. The two triangular shaped adrenal glands are affected in a condition known as Addison’s disease. Each of the adrenal glands is divided into an outer adrenal cortex and an inner adrenal medulla.

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What You Need To Know About the Suicide Risk from Meds

Please note that this article is still a work in progress.  I still need to do a lot more research on it, and the drug companies are just now making the data available.  I didn’t have access to my computer or books for almost a month and I’m still catching up with unpacking, paying bills,…

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Chemical and Psychological Impotence Causes

Although erectile dysfunction usually has a physical cause, thirty percent of impotence cases are of chemical or psychological origins. The cause may be as simple as an adverse reaction to medication. In spite of the long-standing belief that erectile dysfunction is “all in your mind,” only ten to twenty percent of impotence causes are psychological.

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Diagnosing Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction and difficulty maintaining an erection require a doctor’s diagnosis before treatment can begin. Diagnosis of erectile dysfunction is a complex procedure: root causes may include inadequate testosterone levels, medical conditions, psychological factors or a lowered interest in intercourse. Both the cause and the nature of the sexual dysfunction must be identified. Discussing erectile…

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