Your Sexual Health Doesn’t Have To Be a Struggle
Erectile dysfunction can affect your physical or sexual lifestyle, as well as your emotional well-being and self-esteem. Statistics published by the University of Wisconsin Health find that mild and moderate erectile dysfunction affects about 10% of men per decade of life. Erectile dysfunction impacts 40% of men in their 40s and 50% of men in their 50s. If you have erectile dysfunction, Woodlands Medical Aesthetics in The Woodlands, TX, can help you find a solution.
A man is considered to have erectile dysfunction if he regularly finds it difficult getting or keeping a firm enough erection to be able to have sex, or if it interferes with other sexual activity. It can be an emotional situation for men when they want to perform sexually, but cannot.
Medical Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
The best approach to erectile dysfunction starts with your primary care physician. There are many medical conditions that may cause erectile dysfunction, and your doctor would be the best one to identify and treat them.
- Hypogonadism (low testosterone production)
- Vascular disease
- Neurological diseases
- Certain medications
- Smoking, alcohol, or drug abuse