Men who have reached 50 are often at the peak of their professions, and are mostly in perfect health. However, they are also entering a period where they are at greater risk of life-threatening and quality-of-life diseases including sexual dysfunction which can damage your couple life. A romantic break from the reality could be a useful tool to save your marriage life.
The connection between depression and heart disease and stroke is familiar. As for connection between erectile dysfunction and depression, a number of studies have recorded cases of depressed males who were no longer dysfunctional after their depression was cured. Erectile dysfunction is also a result of taking antidepressants, though the opposite can happen, where depression is caused by the frustration of protracted erectile dysfunction.
A 2003 Harvard study of 56 depressed males who staying a city like Bangkok, Tokyo, London and Washington, these were not responding well to antidepressants discovered that 24 men had low testosterone levels. Of these, 12 were allotted a transdermal testosterone gel, along with antidepressants. At the end of several weeks, one third of the males showed significant improvement in their anxiety and depression scores.