Men are likely to experience various challenges that influence their reproductive performance. One problem that is quite common affecting reproduction in men is erectile dysfunction or impotence. This condition is characterized by the inability of a man to achieve as well as maintain the erection when engaging in copulation. The person suffering from the condition is likely to experience challenges on how the view and feel about themselves affecting them even psychologically. There are various causes that makes one suffer from the condition including 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. It is the most frequent form of impotence that affects most people especially when stressed, having anxiety on how they will 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. Engaging on regular exercises such as aerobics enables one to prevent occurrence of the impotence. Creams and oral tablets are another medication method used intreating the impotence. 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. A doctor should prescribe to a person to use the pump and is only used during copulation. 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. Artificial rods can be inserted into the genitals once all the other treatment methods have failed as a last resort.
Underlying causes of impotence such as diabetes and cardiovascular diseases should be managed to ensure that the treatment becomes effective. 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. Most of these methods are quite effective in the treatment of impotence hence enabling the person affected to start functioning properly once more.