[protected-iframe width=”650″ height=”366″ id=”7cab605289ffda71a8e5d296b9079e8b-60970621-92416455″ info=”//players.brightcove.net/4262107416001/16e67c0a-eaf8-4887-9071-948c4558dd8a_default/index.html?videoId=4492956304001″ style=”width: 650px;height: 366px;” webkitallowfullscreen=”” mozallowfullscreen=”” allowfullscreen=””]
In general, I am pretty fond of my penis. I mean… it guides way too many of my decisions, but I am grateful for the happy times it has brought into my life. I try to care for it properly. Still, as much as I appreciate it, my penis has primarily been used for 1) recreation and 2) utility. I had no idea that there was a third special purpose… the penis as a barometer for good health.
In this episode of The Truth, we spoke with urologist Dr. Paul Turek about how the penis — more specifically, the inability to get an erection — is a major indicator of bigger health issues. Check it out to see how your penis can tell you when to seek medical attention.