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How can snoring lead to erectile dysfunction (ED)?

Studies have consistently revealed that men who snore heavily and have the associated obstructive sleep apnea lose their sexual urges and are faced with impotence. For their bed partners, how sexy is it to lie in bed and listen to your mate continually make thunderous roars, gasps, and sighs throughout the night then suffer with the consequences of sleep loss, daytime fatigue and an inability to concentrate on love making?

More than 42 percent of men with obstructive sleep apnea are impotent. Studies have consistently revealed that men who snore heavily and have obstructive sleep apnea may lose their sexual urges because of fatigue and/or depression just as some depressed people lose their appetite for food. Problems maintaining a penile erection can be the result of fatigue or coincidental vascular and/or neurologic abnormalities seen in men who have OSA.

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