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Should I discuss erectile dysfunction with my doctor?

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There are two main reasons you should consult your doctor about erectile dysfunction. The first is ED can be treated. ED affects you and your partner, and it can put a strain on your relationship. It can cause you to doubt yourself and lower your self-esteem. It can also cause partners of men with ED to question their own sexual desirability.

There are drugs that specifically address ED, and finding a solution can be as simple as taking a pill your doctor prescribes. But even if your erection problem can't be resolved with oral medication, there are other options that your doctor can help you explore, including injections, suppositories, surgery and penile implants, and special devices like a vacuum pump that increases the flow of blood into the penis.

But an equally important reason for talking with your doctor about ED is that ED can be related to more serious health conditions such as high blood pressure, atherosclerosis, or diabetes. Or it could be related to medication you're taking. ED may also be the result of surgery or other treatments such as prostate surgery and radiation therapy.

Telling the doctor about your ED may be the first indication that something is wrong. Once an underlying condition is identified, treating it may also resolve the problem with erections.

If there is a psychological cause of ED, the doctor can help you find a professional to address psychological issues.

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Hi, The big problem is that so many guys wont talk about there ED problems, its from there up bringing, there penis's are taboo, that why your find a lot of wives coming on and asking there questions, why there husbands just don't want to know.

But it seems a part of ED is missing here, and its that ED can be a precursor for heart problems. But here's a list that may help guys, please read on.

Like low testosterone along with high testosterone, low libido, watching porn and masturbating to it, even just over masturbating, I mean more than once a day, to little sleep, performance anxiety, high cholesterol and its meds, diabetes and its meds, depression and its meds, stress and its meds, anxiety and its meds, anger, middle aged spread, self image, your health.

Add into this fast and junk foods and to much alcohol, all this gives you quite a jungle to work through.

Will add here high testosterone, if its over the top, works just the same as low testosterone. hence e lose of erections.

Good luck Guys

 

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