One for the boys

Impotence may be an early warning of heart disease according new research in the journal Circulation. Among 1,549 adult male research participants, those with erectile dysfunction were 60 per cent more likely to have a heart attack, stroke, heart-related hospitalisation or death. 

Böhm et al., 2010. Erectile dysfunction predicts cardiovascular events in high-risk patients receiving telmisartan, ramipril, or both. Circulation. 121 (12) 1439-1446.