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    Prostatitis - What Increases Your Risk

    Things that can increase your risk for prostatitis include:

    If you have had chronic bacterial prostatitis, you have an increased chance of developing it again.

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    Biking and Erectile Dysfunction: A Real Risk?

    For men, the health benefits of bicycling may involve a troublesome trade-off. While riding a bicycle burns calories and improves cardiovascular fitness, too many hours on a bicycle saddle can compress the artery and vital nerves leading to the penis. The result? A risk of numbness, pain, and erectile dysfunction. A male cyclist can place a significant percentage of his weight on his perineum, an area between the scrotum and the anus where the nerves and arteries to the penis pass. This pressure...

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    Last Updated: June 04, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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