Erectile Dysfunction or Impotence
Erectile dysfunction or what is commonly referred to as impotence, when chronically occurring, affects millions of men. Erectile dysfunction is when a man fails to achieve or maintain an adequate erection for his sexual needs or the needs of his mate. Most men experience this at some time in their life, typically by age 40, but are not necessarily affected by it mentally.
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Men experiencing recurrent erectile dysfunction may establish emotional and relationship problems, which can lead at the least to self esteem issues and at worst a breakdown of intimacy, extramarital affairs
, and divorce
. The good news is most causes of erectile disfunction can be treated, so it is not necessarily a long term ailment or a direct consequence of growing old
Some quick stats for erectile dysfunction are as follows:
The National Institute of Health estimates approximately 15 to 30 million men suffer chronic erectile dysfunction or impotence.
National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey estimates 22 in 1000 men in the US seek medical help for erectile dysfunction and impotence treatment.
Chronic erectile dysfunction or ED affects about 5% of men in their 40s and 15–25% of men by the age of 65. Sporadic ED and insufficient erections affect as much as 50% of men between the ages of 40 and 70.
Diseases such as diabetes, kidney disease, alcoholism, and atherosclerosis are responsible for up to 70% of chronic erectile dysfunction patients and psychological elements such as stress, anxiety, and depression could be responsible for 10–20% of cases. From 35 to 50% of men with diabetes suffer erectile dysfunction .
If you or your partner are experiencing ED, then you may seek assistance from a sex therapist initially whom can alleviate some of the mental pressures that may be affecting performance.
Pharmaceutical drugs known as selective enzyme inhibitors like Viagra, Cialis and Levitra can be taken as a prescription up to once a day and have proven effective with improving partial erections. These are not without there side affects , so use with caution!