Reproductive performance in men is very likely to happen all over the world. One problem that is quite common affecting reproduction in men is erectile dysfunction or impotence. 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 person suffering from the condition is likely to experience challenges on how the view and feel about themselves affecting them even psychologically. Diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, insufficient hormones in the body, kidney failure, aging, neurological problems as well as side effects from drugs and substance abuse are some of the causes of impotence. The condition can also be psychological which is easy to treat since it is caused by thought or feelings that may make a person fail to achieve and maintain the erection. 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. Use of medications either creams or oral tablets is also another method of enabling a person achieve and maintain the erection during copulation. Suitable medicine such as those obtained from natural components ensures that one is able to take the medication with surety that there are no side effects likely to occur.
Pumps are also commonly used in the treatment of impotence where it applies a negative pressure to the genital areas drawing more blood into it making it have an erection. The device is used before engaging in copulation and it should be prescribed by a doctor. The pump usually has a ring placed at the bottom of the genital areas which helps maintain the erection once the blood has been drawn into it. The genital’s size can be increased through the use of the pump although not a permanent solution. The last resort when all the other methods have failed is usually surgery where the genitals are inserted with artificial rods.
Effective treatment and healing of impotence can be enhanced by ensuring that the underlying causes of the impotence have been managed properly. There are main benefits of treating impotence in men one being that it raises their self-esteem and their self-worth more so when they are engaging in copulation. Most of these methods are quite effective in the treatment of impotence hence enabling the person affected to start functioning properly once more.