There are many challenges that affect men all over the world more so those affect their reproductive life. One common problem that affects men is impotence commonly referred erectile dysfunction. The condition refers to where a person is unable to achieve or even maintain the erection in their male genitals during a sexual activity. The conditions make a person to experience psychological challenges as well as having a low self-esteem on how they feel about themselves. Diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, insufficient hormones in the body, kidney failure, aging, neurological problems as well as side effects from drugs and substance abuse are some of the causes of impotence. There is a type of impotence caused by having disturbing thoughts and feelings that makes a person unable to achieve as well as maintain the erection which is commonly referred to as psychological impotence and it can be treated easily. Some causes that lead to psychological impotence are situations that trigger stress in a person as well as being anxious on how one is likely to perform among others.
There are various methods that impotence can be treated including exercise, medication, use of pumps, and surgery. Using either of the method to treat impotence is influenced by the trigger that causes the impotence. Exercise is a suitable treatment of impotencesuch as the aerobics exercise that enables one to sustain the erection. Creams and oral tablets are another medication method used intreating the impotence. Suitable medicine such as those obtained from natural components ensures that one is able to take the medication with surety that there are no side effects likely to occur.
Pumps are also commonly used in the treatment of impotence where it applies a negative pressure to the genital areas drawing more blood into it making it have an erection. During copulation, the pump can enable them to achieve an erection and enjoy the process successfully but a doctor should prescribe its use. The pump also has a ring that is placed at the base of the genital area which helps maintain the erection for a long time. The genital’s size can be increased through the use of the pump although not a permanent solution. Once all other treatments for impotence have failed, the last resort is usually surgery where artificial rods are inserted into the genitals.
Underlying causes of impotence such as diabetes and cardiovascular diseases should be managed to ensure that the treatment becomes effective. The major benefits of impotence treatment are the fact that a man is able to view themselves differently enhancing their self-esteem and self-worth without the feeling of being an underperformer. One should seek a qualified doctor to guide in the treatment of impotence since they are going to prescribe the most suitable method depending on the cause of the problem hence effective healing.