How Brushing Your Teeth Might Boost Your Erection | Men's Health Magazine Australia

How Brushing Your Teeth Might Boost Your Erection

Keeping your teeth clean and buildup-free might have some below-the-belt benefits, too: Men with chronic periodontitis—inflammation of the gums that often develops as a result of plaque buildup—are more than twice as likely to have erectile dysfunction, a new meta-analysis from China concluded. Inflammation caused by gum disease can damage blood vessels in your penis, impeding the blood flow necessary for an erection, as we’ve previously reported.

By Mens Health Staff

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