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This is a very frustrating situation for both the man and his partner.
There are two common approaches. One is to actually start the man on a low dose medication that has a side effect of prolonging ejaculation.
And there are plenty of sex therapists and other experts that can work with your partner on practicing how to prolong the time it takes to ejaculate... To learn some techniques.... ...Read more
Lowered vision: If your 20/60 vision is best corrected, then there is some problem with your eye which limits the best acuity. If it is the best uncorrected, there may be some improvements even to normal with eyeglasses. The fraction 20/20 indicates the smallest print that can be seen at 20 feet while 20/60 means the normal can see them at 60 feet. ...Read more
Diagnosis: Symptoms of a disease that you think you may or may not have should be specified further by telling the doctor about your complaints, their duration, evolution, alleviating and aggravating factors. Also, mention any tests that you have undergone for your 'symptoms'. ...Read more
No advantage: Simvastatin has a host of benefits aside from the pure lowering LDL aspect; ezetrol, while it reduces ldl, does not seem to have the same level of effect on actual coronary artery disease as the statins do. It may be reasonable to use one over the other due to allergy or drug reactions, but most doctors will go with the statin drug. ...Read more
ICE: I learned to ice the first 24 hours and apply heat after that. The ice should be applied off and on so as not to give yourself frostbite or cold injury. The reason for ice first is to reduce bleeding into tissue and swelling. Heat later brings more blood to the area to encourage repair of tissue. ...Read more
More info needed: Depends on if you are having residua from menstrual period--vaginally or possibly from the rectal area. If you seen blood you should really be seen by your doctor unless the amount is so small and you have been straining at having a bowel movement. If otherwise, please be seen to make sure nothing else is going on. ...Read more
Next day, how sore?: Agree with dr. C. Also, how do you feel the next day? If you hurt [a lot] the day after you exercise, then you're over-exercising. Good rule of thumb: cut back your exercise by 50% [less time or fewer reps]. When you feel good the next day, you can increase your exercise. Congrats on getting out and getting moving. Good for you! ...Read more