The doctors found an unusual relationship between “men’s problems” and heart attacks
MOSCOW, 11 Jun — RIA Novosti. Problems with potency is approximately two times increases the probability to get a heart attack, cardiac arrest, stroke or other problems with heart and vessels, say scientists in an article published in the journal Circulation.
“According to our observations, the problems with erection by themselves, indicate that men have a problem with the heart and blood vessels. Physicians should be aware of this relation and a more aggressive approach to the fight against diseases of the cardiovascular system, if their patients complain of problems in their personal lives,” says Michael Blaha (Michael Blaha) from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore (USA).
In recent years in the Internet and in the media often appear stating that the increased load on the heart and blood vessels during sexual intercourse can lead to the death of people suffering from heart disease and other problems in the circulatory system.
On the other hand, recently, scientists have discovered unusual relationship between the frequency of procreation and heart disease, saying that people with “troubled” heart more attracted the attention of the opposite sex.
Blaha and his colleagues have discovered another unusual pattern of this kind, observing the lives of some two thousand elderly Americans aged 60 to 74 years over the past four years.