When most people think about penis health, they think about sexually transmitted infections STIs and erectile dysfunction ED. While these conditions can certainly affect the health of your penis, penile health is about so much more than that. There are many different things that can affect the health of your penis, including your hygiene practices, lifestyle changes, and any underlying health conditions.
Zach, 24, was having a problem with his penis. Rather than head to a doctor where he could have it dealt with in private, he decided to head onto a TV show where you show your troubled penis to a qualified doctor and hundreds of thousands of viewers. He was worried that he'd have to have his foreskin cut back, but that definitely wasn't the problem.
Error: This is required. Error: Not a valid value. Maintaining good hygiene and care of your genitals reduces the chances of developing problems like skin irritations and some common infections.
WHEN it comes to personal hygiene most of us are on the ball. In fact, you need to make sure you pay particular attention to your manhood otherwise you may end up with a nasty irritation and even bad smells below the belt. Not only will this cause you pain, but it can be a real mood killer in the bedroom - let's be honest, no one likes a bad smell.
We explain how to improve your penis' health by cleaning it properly, steering clear of STIs and trimming it carefully. The British are a nation of stoics, often too proud to admit we have a problem, and too polite to bother anyone else about it. Men are particularly bad at piping up about health issues, especially when it comes to our penises.
There is some evidence that indicates there are life-long medical benefits to circumcision and little impact on sex life both court some degree of controversybut most of the time it comes down to religious, ethical, and cultural beliefs. Unsurprisingly, the most care needs to be taken with newly circumcised boys. For newborns, medical circumcision is usually performed in the hospital on the second or third day of life; religious ritual circumcisions are usually performed in the second week of life.
Back to Sexual health. Give it the care it deserves and you may not be the only one to benefit — your partner will probably be grateful too. Gently wash the penis with warm water each day when you're having a shower or bath. If you have a foreskin, pull it back gently and wash underneath.
Last week, we published a pretty extensive set of instructions for cleaning your vagina. And in awesome BuzzFeed commenter fashion, many of you requested a penis-cleaning version. Well, ask and you shall receive….