Shortly before her 39th birthday, Stephanie, mother of two, was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma. Any cancer diagnosis is scary, but it's particularly terrifying to parents of young children, who want to make sure they'll be around to see their kids grow up. Fortunately, Stephanie received prompt treatment at El Camino Hospital's state-of-the-art Cancer Center and is thrilled to say she is now in remission. In fact, Stephanie is feeling so great that she will be biking 100 miles around Lake Tahoe in June for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society--a wonderful 40th birthday celebration! Here is her inspiring story.
The class of drugs that Levitra, Viagra, Stendra, and Cialis belong to are called PDE5 inhibitors. They work by relaxing tight blood vessels, allowing more blood to surge into the penis and cause an erection, says Gregory Bales, M.D., an associate professor of urology at the University of Chicago.
The little pills do the trick for more than two-thirds of men with Viagra protects the heart (ED). They also work for guys who simply need them for a short time to get their “confidence back,” says Michael Eisenberg, M.D., director of male reproductive medicine and surgery at Stanford University.