Women are much more interested in a man's personality and looks than the size of his penis, but men can experience real anxiety even if they are average sized, according to a research review published in the June issue of the urology journal BJU International. Dr Kevan Wylie from the Porterbrook Clinic and Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK, reports that while men often have a better body image, genital image and sexual confidence if they have a large penis, women don't necessarily feel that bigger is better. He teamed up with Mr Ian Eardley from St James' Hospital in Leeds to bring together the findings of more than 50 international research projects into penile size and small penis syndrome carried out since By drawing together the results of 12 studies that measured the penises of 11, men, they discovered that average erect penises ranged from cms 5. Wylie and Eardley also looked at the bizarre practices used by men worldwide to enhance the size of their penis, including the Topinama of Brazil, who encourage poisonous snakes to bite their penises to enlarge them for six months!
Men worry more about penile size than women, says 60-year-old research review
Treatment of men complaining of short penis
We all know the phrase, "Don't judge a book by its cover. It goes something like this, "Don't judge a dick by its size. Many of us go about our days believing it's best to live large, that bigger is better, and one ought to go big or go home. Well, I'm here to tell you that doesn't always have to be the case. Big things really DO come in small packages. Don't discredit all the small guys out there!
These are the core obsessions that drive our newsroom—defining topics of seismic importance to the global economy. Our emails are made to shine in your inbox, with something fresh every morning, afternoon, and weekend. In ancient Greece, it seems, a small penis was the sought-after look for the alpha male. Decrepit, elderly men, for instance, often have large penises.
Objectives: To report the outcome of a sex education-integrated treatment program of men complaining of a short-sized penis. Methods: This study included 92 patients presenting to our department in the past 2 years complaining of a small-sized penis. History, with particular stress on the duration of the complaint and sexual habits of the patients, was collected from all patients. All patients were asked to complete the International Index of Erectile Function short-form questionnaire.