Articles by PERRING, MA, MB, Mike


  • Attitudes, Behaviour and the Maintenance of Sexual Function in Older People

    Attitudes, Behaviour and the Maintenance of Sexual Function in Older People The sexual act may vary from a simple physical release to an act of passion in an intensely felt and loving relationship. As older people, we may remember our sexual experiences when young and compare favourably the emotional satisfaction of sex now with the way we remember it then, (NCOA survey, 1998). Younger people, on the other hand, do not easily empathise with the sexuality of an older person and ...
  • Drugs, Sex and Medical Practice

      Drugs, Sex and Medical Practice Dr. Mike Perring   Introduction; I'm writing here about medication as a means of enhancing sexual function, and I am doing so from the perspective of a doctor in medical practice. By far the commonest request in practice is from men asking for help with erection problems. Fortunately, there are now a number of effective means of helping. Intra-cavernosal injections directly in to the penis offer perhaps the mos...