The Blue Pill and You: How Viagra Works

The Blue Pill and You: How Viagra Works

If you watch TV or surf the internet, you’ve probably heard about a little blue pill that does wonders for men who are struggling to keep up in the bedroom. Yes, many people think of Viagra as a wonder drug. And it’s true that Viagra—and similar drugs that help men...
Super Swimmers: How Sperm Production Works

Super Swimmers: How Sperm Production Works

Now that the Olympics are over and the medals have been awarded, let’s turn our attention from famous and infamous swimmers (Ryan Lochte) to a different bunch of super swimmers—yours! When it comes to reproduction, the competition is way more intense than at...
A Disruption in the Plumbing: Ejaculatory Disorders

A Disruption in the Plumbing: Ejaculatory Disorders

With the popularity of ads for Viagra and similar products, it’s easy to think erectile dysfunction is the most common problem Mr. Happy can possibly face. In reality, ejaculatory disorders are the most prevalent, even if we’re still learning how and why they happen....
The Penis and the Bling

The Penis and the Bling

Genital piercings aren’t anything new—they were written about as early as the second century in the Kama Sutra. In the 1990s they experienced a resurgence, and today, having a bit of bling below the belt is more common than ever. But there’s also a lot of...
Infertility: The Cultural Taboo

Infertility: The Cultural Taboo

For couples who are struggling with infertility and want to start a family, IVF may seem like a perfectly valid option. And it is—for those who can afford it. In many parts of the world, access to infertility treatments is impacted not only by cost, but by religious...
In the Beginning: Why Boys Have Penises

In the Beginning: Why Boys Have Penises

Men and women have basically the same vital organs, blood vessels, flesh, and bones…but somehow, our genders are different. Why do men develop penises, and women don’t? Lets start at the beginning—of life. According to a report in IFL Science, the penis evolved as...
When Low Testosterone is Keeping You Down

When Low Testosterone is Keeping You Down

One of the sneakiest culprits behind erectile dysfunction is low testosterone. I say “sneaky” because low testosterone can cause a plethora of problems when it comes to both your general health and specifically how happy Mr. Happy actually is. That makes it tricky to...