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'Every 3rd 40-plus Indian suffers from lack of libido'

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Every third person above 40 years in suffers from lack of due to deficiency syndrome (TDS), finds a study.

The study, conducted on 745 patients by a team of researchers from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, showed most commonly reported symptom by these patients was lack of followed by poor erection and loss of (decrease in sexual drive), as per a statement.

Dr Sudhir Chadha, the of the study, said there is significant co-relation between deficiency syndrome, Vitamin D deficiency, and

"TDS is a real phenomenon with a prevalence of 28.99 per cent in our study population which means that every third person above the age of 40 years is suffering from deficiency," the statement quoted him as saying.



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First Published: Tue, April 16 2019. 20:38 IST