A B C D OF Erectile Dysfunction
The first and the most prominent cause of erectile dysfunction is aging, it is assumed that over 50% of the men suffering from Ed are aged above 40. This has created a myth that ED is a disorder associated with age but that's wrong, age has nothing to do with ED and it is treatable at any age.
Physical and Physiological Factors:
The fast life of which we are an undeniable part leads to traumatic physical and mental stress which can result in erectile dysfunction. One third of the total cases of ED are due to these factors, hectic personal professional or sexual life can lead to ED can also develop this problem.
Anxiety beyond par for sexual satisfaction or good sexual performance can also cause ED, be relaxed and have a lenient approach towards sex, don't think about it too much. If sex is only seen as the accomplishment of penetrative intercourse, and a failure if that doesn't happen, then it can be pretty certain that anxiety-related ED will keep on happening.
Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction:
Diabetes may be defined as the condition in which the level of blood glucose (sugar) is too high. This problem, if persistent can damage the function of muscle fibers within blood vessels and vascular tissues, including the erectile tissue of the penis, and of the small nerves and arteries throughout the body. ED can be a common problem for men diabetics, and the worst part is that ED prescription pill like Levitra, Cialis or Viagra are not so effectual in diabetics suffering from Ed as compared to normal ED cases. A recent study reveals that up to 60 per cent of diabetic men will eventually develop the problem.
Addiction towards Alcoholism or Smoking:
Excessive intake of alcohol or smoking can also lead to erectile dysfunction. Smoking increases the chance of atherosclerosis developing and smokers have an increased risk of developing ED.
The Good News:
The problem is not as complex as it sounds, it is easily treatable, modern sciences provides a lot of easy options for the treatment of erectile dysfunction for instance medication, counseling, physical devices and surgery.
Don't follow any of the rubbish myths associated with Ed, do not hesitate in discussing the issue with your health care professional. Erectile dysfunction is easily treatable so don't let the opportunity go. Kill ED and enjoy a ravishing sexual life.
This article was posted on January 19, 2006