Dr. Melissa Irvine opens sexual health practice in Estero Offers treatments that improve quality of life for men and women FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 5, 2022) – Dr. Melissa Irvine, DNP and Clinical Sexologist, is excited to announce the opening of her new general practice with a focus on sexual health at 9250 Corkscrew Rd., […]
Prostate cancer is highly prevalent, with the American Cancer Society estimating that one in eight men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point in their life. This type of cancer can be quite serious, and while most people with prostate cancer do not die from it, or even know they have it, it […]
As we become more aware of the role hormones play in our body’s actions, we are learning the importance of supplementing low levels of hormones to bring everything back up to its ideal level. But what happens when you try to use two hormone therapies at the same time? HCG and testosterone are two hormones […]
Peyronie’s disease is something that affects the penis. It occurs when segments of flat scar tissue, called plaques, form under the skin of the penis. When the penis becomes erect, these plaques cause it to bend or become indented. As expected, they can be quite painful and can sometimes be felt through the skin. In […]
Hormone replacement therapy involves the supplementation of hormones, typically estrogen and/or progestogen, but testosterone may also be used. The type of hormone used will depend on the end-goal of the therapy. It’s also possible for a combination of hormones to be administered during HRT, with application methods including tablets, gels, patches, or creams. Who Benefits […]
Let’s start with a fun fact: Only 25% of women achieve orgasm with penetration alone. Okay, that might not be the type of fun fact you were expecting, and it especially isn’t fun for the 75% of women not getting an orgasm. However, it’s something that needs to become common knowledge. That’s right; the media […]
An orgasm is something that I think it’s safe to say most everyone is happy to experience when having sex, but did you know that there are certain orgasm disorders? These disorders, if present, make it difficult or even impossible to have an orgasm. Read on to see what the different types of orgasm disorders are and what their treatments entail.
Sexual health is an important topic, no matter your gender, relationship status, or experience level. But what is sexual health, and what can we do to make sure we’re staying sexually healthy? The definition of sexual health is ever-evolving, but the most recent definition, provided by the World Health Organization in 2002, still stands as […]