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 major challenges of the condition are psychological challenges that have an impact on a person’s relationship as well as how they view themselves. There are various reasons that may make a person to suffer from the condition such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, insufficient hormones in the body, kidney failure, aging, neurological problems as well as side effects from drugs and substance abuse. 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.
The treatment of impotence is done using various methods such as 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. Other treatment is through medication either by using creams applied to the genitals or taking oral tablets. One need to obtain medication that contains natural components which ensure that one do not suffer the side effects of these medications.
Pumps for the genital areas are also very useful in the treatment of impotence where the pump applies a negative pressure to the areas which in return draws blood into it and causing an erection. The device is used before engaging in copulation and it should be prescribed by a doctor. 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 pumps usually increase the length of the genital areas although the solution for treating the impotence is temporary. Artificial rods can be inserted into the genitals once all the other treatment methods have failed as a last resort.
Effective treatment and healing of impotence can be enhanced by ensuring that the underlying causes of the impotence have been managed properly. A man suffering from impotence may view themselves as underperformers but with treatment, their self-worth and self-esteem is greatly enhanced and they can enjoy engaging in copulation once more. All these methods are very effective to treat impotence more so if it is done under the prescriptions of a qualified doctor.