When you begin to notice that things just aren’t working the way they’re supposed to down there, it can be hard. No pun intended. Erectile Dysfunction affects approximately 5% of men over 40 and can be seen in younger ages too. Talking about Erectile Dysfunction is extremely difficult and seeking medical help is a step that most men simply can’t bring themselves to do. Whether the reason you haven’t called your doctor is lack of support, denial, or barriers that you’ve put up…it’s time to let go. Men’s Vitality Center can help. We’re here to help you feel like the man you are.
Erectile Dysfunction can take a great toll on you and your romantic relationships. It’s time to do something about the black cloud looming over your head. There’s no reason that you or your loved one shouldn’t enjoy your relationship to the fullest.
What causes Erectile Dysfunction?
- Improperly functioning nerves that lead to the penis
- Inadequate blood circulation to the penis
- The veins within the penis are unable to “trap and keep” blood
- There’s something interfering with the stimulus from the brain
- Disease such as diabetes, obesity, depression, anxiety
- Lifestyle choices such as excessive alcohol and illicit drugs
- Certain prescription medications
- Low testosterone levels
Can it be prevented?
With certain behavioral changes, like reducing alcohol intake, you can take personal steps to prevent Erectile Dysfunction. However, other causes of ED cannot be prevented.
What kind of treatment can I expect?
There are many different approaches to ED treatment, including sex therapy, oral medications, penile injections, suppositories, vacuum pumps, and in some cases surgery. With any treatment, each has it’s own advantages and disadvantages and your doctor will discuss the best course of action for you.
If you suspect that you may be suffering from Erectile Dysfunction, it’s important that you see a doctor at the Men’s Vitality Center as soon as possible. Erectile Dysfunction might easily be treated with reduction of stress and anxiety, however we must also consider the fact that your Erectile Dysfunction could be caused by a much more serious disease process.
Give us a call today to schedule your appointment.