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Psychological: Perhaps these people believe that your emotional feelings and attitudes are a big part of the issue - it may well be true. But behavior habits are also psychological. If there is no physical problem, you might have some of these things going on. Psychiatric sounds more "ill" than it needs to be. Sex in young people is not easy - you don't have to be considered mentally ill to have rough spots. ...Read more
There are specific: techniques that a sex therapist can teach you. Check w/your doc to make sure you are ok medically and he/she may have a referral. Some clinical psychologists specialize in sex therapy. Please check the background of the person you go to, i.e., look for license. Peace and good health. ...Read more
It should affect: your physical performance if you overdo it - esp if the orgasm is powerful enough to sap your strength for at least 15-20 mins afterwards. The older you are, the less likely you will recover soon afterwards. And the refractory period is built in unfortunately, it can be the bane of male existence :) Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Too Soon: This is a condition where a man ejaculates earlier than he or his sexual partner would like him to. Ejaculation during the first two minutes after penetration is usually considered premature. In extreme cases, the man may ejaculate during foreplay. Most men will experience at least one episode of premature ejaculation in their life. If you have this problem talk to your pcp. There is treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can someone with partial erectile dysfunction keep the erection till penetration and ejaculation?
Yes and may need medications: Erectile dysfunction is most often the result of venous leak. Venus leak occurs when there is inadequate relaxation of the erectile tissue which is required to entrap blood in the 2 penile cylinders cylinders that lead to an erection. It is best to see your primary care physician or urologist to help the find the cause of the erectile dysfunction. If it's venous leak medicines will be effective. ...Read more
Not particularly: The process is a normal part of life for both genders. Many cultures frown on the activity and few discuss it openly.There is also an abundance of myths about health impairments or fertility attached, but untrue.You do not go blind,crazy,loose hair,etc.because of the practice. ...Read more
For a guy who suffers from sexual performance anxiety, would viagra (sildenafil) definitely bring on an erection or would the mental block overcome even viagra (sildenafil)?
It could go either : Way. When it comes to medications like this, everybody is their own experiment and how that experiment turns out can vary greatly between two entirely different individuals taking the same dose of medication. I would recommend that you definitely get involved in cognitive behavioral therapy with a therapist who specializes also in sexual therapy. Best wishes. ...Read more
Causes distress: Hypoactive means under active, so hypoactive sexual desire means under active sexual desire. But you decide how much is enough. What's enough for you may not be enough for someone else & vice versa. More importantly, there cannot be any disorder unless the under activity causes you distress. If you're satisfied w/your level of desire, then you're fine (although your partner might not agree). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer