Many people assume that if a man develops prostate issues, he's likely to face problems with erectile dysfunction (ED). But the truth is there are numerous misunderstandings regarding ED and prostate problems. 

Let's take a look at some of the main contenders and debunk them.

Myth: Prostate cancer treatment always results in ED.

Reality: Some modern treatment options can significantly reduce the chances of long-term ED.

As the second most commonly diagnosed type of cancer in men, prostate cancer has been studied from every angle for decades and treatment methods have evolved as a result of all that research. 

  • Radiation: It's true that men who undergo radiation therapy for prostate cancer may suffer damage to delicate