Most of the men are either not aware or do not know the correct reasons for erectile dysfunction. Talking about the genuine male problems related to sex is still considered to be a taboo in most of the societies. These problems have also not been lifted to such a large extent as the problems related to women because of the stereotypical attitude of most of the people. The problem still persists and have been found in most of the cases that the people who suffer from it does not tend to report of it. This is primarily because of the chauvinistic attitude of most of the males and those who try to or want to seek remedy for it are also in concern as of the perception of the society towards it. Thus being a medical condition it has far more serious complications at social and psychological boundaries.
What is erectile dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is a medical condition in which the blood vessels present in the penis are not able to receive enough blood during the sexual excitation to provide a stable erection. Widely in the world, it is considered to be a condition associated with age and to be found in abundance in old age males. Unreality this problem can occur with and the young male also. It is highly frustrating and embarrassing for the male to endure such type of medical condition. This imparts more of the psychological effect of the problem. There is as such no complications regarding the health of the individual or any type of stress of fatigue felt by him in the execution of daily tasks. This results in the problem being undetected for a longer duration of time.
What are the causes for erectile dysfunction?
The causes of erectile dysfunction range due to a variety of factors. It can be caused due to neurological, psychological, mental or lifestyle issues in an individual. Though the most common of the cause was the ageing factor which resulted in the weakening of the blood vessels. As the age of the man progressed the blood vessels were not able to retain blood for a longer duration of time as a normal male would have been. This is the most widely accepted perception of the problem but nowadays it is seen in many young males also.
The reasons for erectile dysfunction in young males can be-
- Performance anxiety, during the first time of sexual intercourse which leaves him nervous to sustain any erection.
- Psychological disorders such as stress, depression and mental problems such as schizophrenia.
- Injuries in the spinal cord.
- Microvascular diseases caused because of diabetes.
- Penile abnormalities, curvature of incorrect circumcision.
- Hypogonadism- a condition where the body does not produce the required amount of testosterone ( male sexual hormone).
- Injection of drugs or anti depressants which have chemicals that result in erectile dysfunction.
Apart from this something men can also experience erectile dysfunction because of the traits employed by them in their daily lifestyle. The people who drink in excess quantity, smoke regularly, do not give time for exercise, are obese and do not pay proper attention to their diet. These causes are entirely because of the lifestyle changes in the young man’s life and have nothing to do with the reasons listed above. It can easily be treated by implanting the correct and orderly lifestyle and eliminating the factor which can lead to erectile dysfunction.
Treatment big erectile dysfunction
Young men should not be disheartened to hear about this problem and should not connect it with their ego or self-respect. It is a medical condition which can occur with anyone and by employing right means of remedies can easily be treated. There is a high chance of reversing the condition in young men by medication, natural remedies, changing the lifestyle habits, quitting smoking and drinking and meeting the doctor at the right time before it becomes a serious problem which is hard to cure or handle.