My wife and I typically consume one or two glasses of wine with our dinner around 4 times a week. We have never noticed any positive or negative effects on the ED front. I have always found support from my family doctor for a glass of wine with dinner for relaxation, cholestoral (sp?), and heart.
I would expect larger quantities of alchohol may have effects as it has on many other of our senses and bodily functions and also cause related health issues.
Age 59 y/o - Last 3-4 years of annual general health checkups - PSA 5-6 but Free PSA Ratio 21-24%, suggesting "benign"
3/7/2007 - Went to urologist -Neg DRE, but scheduled screening biopsy
3/13/2007 - 12 point biopsy - Left 6 OK Right 1 of 6 had small hit.
Gleason 3+3 Diagnosed as T1c
4/24/2007 - DaVinci performed at Virginia Mason hospital in Seattle
5/2/2007 - Catheter Out! Got copy of pathology report:
Gleason 6 T2c Nx Mx approx 20% of prostate involved
Positive margin, but 2 places where a focal point of only 2 cells were touching edge, the right apex and right posterior. Perineural Invasion present. Seminal Vesicle and Lymphatic/Vascular not identified. Final Diognosis of T2c "suggests" organ confined. Stats for no re-occurance are 95% for 7 years. No further treatment other than PSA watch.