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Sep 26 2017

Masters Marathon Legend Ed Whitlock Dies at 86 #masters #in #ed

# Masters Marathon Legend Ed Whitlock Dies at 86 In 2003, at 72, Whitlock became the first person 70 or older to break 3:00 in the marathon, with a 2:59:10 at the Toronto Waterfront Marathon. A year later, at 73, he lowered that 70+ best to 2:54:49. Over the ensuing years, Whitlock set age-group marks in the 70+, 75+, 80+, and 85+ age groups at distances from 1500 meters up through the marathon. Just last October, at 85, he ran 3:56:33 at the Toronto Marathon, becoming the first in his age group to break 4:00 and taking 28 minutes off …

Sep 25 2017

Erectile Dysfunction and Prostate Cancer Treatments #prostate #cancer, #erectile #dysfunction, #ed, #impotence, #treatments,treatment,radiation #therapy,radiation, #seed, #implant, #radiotherapy,hormone #therapy, #hormones, #radical #prostatectomy #

# Prostate Cancer and Erectile Dysfunction Prostate cancer is not a cause of erectile dysfunction (or ED). However, treatments for the disease can cause it. The current methods of treating prostate cancer. including surgery with radical prostatectomy (removal of the entire prostate gland ), radiation therapy — whether by external beam or brachytherapy (seed implant) — and hormone therapy, can all cause ED . When Can Erectile Dysfunction Occur After Prostate Cancer Treatment? Radical prostatectomy. Erectile dysfunction can begin immediately following the removal of the entire prostate and surrounding tissues, whether the nerve-sparing or non-nerve-sparing technique is used. If the …