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Is it normal to get erectile dysfunction?

Is it normal to get erectile dysfunction?

Yes: Erectile dysfunction is a normal process of aging. The incidence begins to rise when a man enter his 30's and 40's. The degree of severity that a patient experiencses is variable. The severity depends on the overall health of the patient, medications taken, exercising, other other comorbidites such as diabetes and hypertension. ...Read more

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Inability To Attain An Erection (Definition)

Inability to attain en erection denotes a lack of physiological energy and ability to timely fill penile corporeal tissue with blood for its high-pressure circulation. To discovery when and how to treat such, go to http://formefirst.com/ED-Rx-options.html & other articles in the category of Sex life, ED. Besides, the info in Basics of Self-Care could be ...Read more


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Can young men get erectile dysfunction?

Can young men get erectile dysfunction?

Yes: Remember, 50% of causes of erectile dysfunction are emotional - anxiety, depression, ptsd - and as such can be experienced in younger people without any medical conditions. As well, younger men may have testosterone deficiency which can affect both desire and performance. ...Read more

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Where can I get help for my erectile dysfunction?

Family doc: If you're suffering from erectile dysfunction, go see your family doc. For better or worse, you won't be 1st patient w/ED. There are many pharmacologic options to treat ED, although most are not inexpensive. But 1st look for causes such as stress, whether work, money, family etc. If you smoke, quit. If depressed, get that addressed. Shed belly fat. Ask family doc to review med list for instigators ...Read more

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What is erectile dysfunction and how do u get it?

What is erectile dysfunction and how do u get it?

Soft erections: simple translation will be " problem with erections".Most common form is" soft" erections which are due to less blood going into the penis to make it hard.You should know that penis gets hard when the blood vessels in the penis open fully and penis gets filled completely with blood and feels hard. People with Diabetese , smokers, high cholesterol suffer the most..The other type is unsustained ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i could get erectile dysfunction?

Can you tell me how i could get erectile dysfunction?

Bad health etc: Erectile dysfunction can be either psychological (induced by stress) or physiologic (due to poor health). Stress comes in many different forms: work, money, family, relationship etc. Poor health can be manifested as smoking, drinking to excess, lack of physical activity, chronic health conditions such as diabetes, high cholesterol, etc. Some drugs also cause ED. Go talk to your family doc. ...Read more

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What's erectile dysfunction? How do most people get it?

What's erectile dysfunction? How do most people get it?

Erectile dysfunction: Erectile dysfunction is inability to attain and/or maintain erection satisfactory for sexual activity. It is diagnosed only in men, typically under stress (whether from work, money, family etc), suffering from depression, and smokers. Some medications can cause ED, as well as other facets of poor health, especially obesity. Search this website www.healthtap.com & http://goo.gl/SFe43Z for more info ...Read more

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At what age do men normally suffer erectile dysfunction?

At what age do men normally suffer erectile dysfunction?

Normally?: I wouldn't consider it "normal" to suffer erectile dysfunction although it does occur more commonly in 40-50yo ; up. However, causes of ed in this age group are different from that in 20s. In younger men, ed is more likely due to performance anxiety ; possibly illicit drug use. In older men, ed is more likely due to financial/job/emotional/relationship stress, poor health, medications, obesity etc. ...Read more

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At what age do men normally suffer from erectile dysfunction?

Varies dramatically: I start commonly seeing erectile dysfunction in men as young as in their 40s, although I have certainly seen cases in men in their 20s and 30s. Variables such as smoking, high blood pressure, use of blood pressure medication, prostate surgery and diabetes can all hasten the onset of erectile dysfunction. There is no set age where erectile dysfunction can first be considered common. ...Read more

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How to get rid of erectile dysfunction?

How to get rid of erectile dysfunction?

No cure, but help...: ED can be helped for almost all affected men in its early phase of erectile dysfunction. To identify what & how can be done for individual men, one has to analyze the detailed history of its onset, degree, duration, progress, evolution, sequence of events of symptoms/ possible related activities + conduct proper physical exam + testing as needed. How? To http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Lin
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Erectile Dysfunction (Definition)

Erectile dysfunction refers to any problem when a male cannot get or keep an erection long enough for intercourse. It has many different causes so "erectile dysfunction" is a descriptive term ...Read more


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Inability To Sustain An Erection (Definition)

Inability to sustain an erection, a type of impotence, is a clinical finding in which a male cannot maintain an erect penis despite wanting to and having achieved ...Read more