Inability to sustain an erection for successful sexual activity is known as Erectile Dysfunction. In this article we will try to understand what is erectile dysfunction and if it is possible to treat it. Erectile Dysfunction varies from person to person. Some people are completely unable to achieve an erection and others can have only brief erections. A person can have disorder of erection in any age but it is more common in older men. Most of the men complain erectile dysfunction by the age of 45 years.
In older man cause of erectile dysfunction can be disease, injury or side effects of drugs. Any disorder which can cause nerve injury or impaired blood supply to the penis can cause erectile dysfunction. There are some diseases which are related to ED such as diabetes mellitus, kidney disease, chronic alcoholism, multiple sclerosis, atherosclerosis, vascular disease, and neurological disease account for about 70 percent of ED cases.
Lifestyle choices like smoking, alcoholism, drug addiction, being overweight and avoiding exercise are possible causes of ED. Sometimes surgical interventions can result in ED due to damage of specific nerves during the operation.
Relationship problems and misunderstanding with your female partner can also cause erectile dysfunction. Improving relationship with the partner can improve your sexual life. Both of the partners can seek therapy and should learn new methods to show affection to each other. Sometimes the main cause of ED is anxiety and stressful life and treating this cause can help you in getting rid of the disorder.
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