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Male erectile dysfunction or ED is what most people refer to as impotence is when a man isn’t able to get an erection or maintain it enough to have sexual intercourse. This particular problem could be a result of:
Is Erectile Dysfunction Treatable?
However, the problem of ED can be treated, no matter what your age. The treatment has to address the overall health and the underlying cause of the issue. If you have this problem, you can consult a good doctor. A lot of progress has been made in this field and you can select from a wide range of therapies that your doctor will guide you on. If you have an occasional problem in getting or maintaining an erection, you don’t have anything to worry about. However, if you fail to get an erection for most of the time, it indicates that you need treatment and counseling.
What Causes It?
If you are able to have an erection in the morning or during sleep, the problem is probably not a physical one. Doctors can help you identify the problem by asking you questions related to the symptoms and your medical history.
Your lifestyle could also make a difference. For instance smoking, stress, drinking, and lack of exercise can also work against a proper erection. Though aging does not necessarily cause ED, it is more common among older men.
The Different Treatment Options
There are many options for treatment that you can discuss with your doctor:
Physical or emotional problems can be the cause of male erectile dysfunction. It’s possible to get this particular problem treated. You just need to consult your doctor who will analyze the underlying causes and provide a suitable solution.