Men's health

28 April 2010

Male fertility

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As many as one in five couples experience conception difficulties, and issues with either the male partner’s fertility or a combination of male and female factors are involved in around 50% of cases.

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28 April 2010

Erectile dysfunction (Impotence)

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Erectile dysfunction (impotence) is an inability to sustain an erection for sufficient time for satisfactory sexual intercourse to occur. Causes may include both physical and psychological issues.

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01 April 2010

Prostate - Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH)

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Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) is a condition in which the prostate becomes enlarged. Prostate problems rarely affect young men, but from 45 onwards they become increasingly common.

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12 July 2010

Erectile dysfunction and body fat

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Andrew Cate looks at the connection between erectile dysfunction and body fat.

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Men's health

Proseren® Saw Palmetto

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Blackmores Proseren® Saw Palmetto - helping you to support prostate health, in an easy-to-swallow capsule

Serenoa serrulata(saw palmetto):extract equivalent to dry fruit 1.6 g (1600 mg)

(standardised to contain fatty acids 144 mg)

Dosage

  • Adults – Take 1 capsule twice a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed.
  • Consult your doctor before use and ensure your condition has been diagnosed as benign prostatic enlargement
  • May occasionally cause mild gastrointestinal symptoms
  • If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional
  • Contains sodium sulfite
Men's health

Prostate Health Formula

$37.99

This product is Out of stock.

This product is available for pre-order.

A combination of anti-oxidants, vitamin and minerals and a standardised extract of saw palmetto, for the maintenance of prostate health

Serenoa repens(saw palmetto):extract equivalent to dry fruit 1.6 g (1600 mg)

(standardised to contain fatty acids 144 mg)

Urtica dioicanettle:extract equivalent to dry root 1.13 g (1130 mg)

Lycopersicon esculentum(tomato):extract equivalent to fresh fruit 14.6 g

(standardised to contain lycopene 2.5 mg)

d-alpha-Tocopherol(vitamin E 75 IU):50.3 mg

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient that exists in 8 different isomers (forms) of vitamin E alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocopherol; and alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocotrienol. It's main action is as an antioxidant which is responsible for many of it's functions in the body. Vitamin E is found in cold-pressed vegetable oils, nuts and seeds.

Selenomethionine(selenium 50 µg):125 µg

Selenium is a trace element that acts a cofactor of antioxidant enzymes. Selenium makes it's way into the food chain through incorporation into plants from soil, leading to a variation in the amount of selenium in human adults around the world depending on the selenium content of the soils and crops in different locations. Selenium food sources include brewer's yeast, wheat germ, fish, seafood, Brazil nuts and garlic.

Zinc sulfate monohydrate(zinc 7.5 mg):20.8 mg

Zinc is an essential trace element that plays a role in every living cell in the body. There are also around 300 enzymes that need zinc for healthy function. Zinc containing foods include meat, eggs, seafood- especially oysters, whole grains and seeds.

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 capsule twice a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed

  • Selenium is toxic in high doses. Selenium in dietary supplements should not exceed a daily dose of 150 µg.
  • If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
  • Consult your doctor before use and ensure your condition has been diagnosed as benign prostatic enlargement.
  • May occasionally cause mild gastrointestinal symptoms.