I DIDN'T EVEN KNOW ED EXISTED
My first encounter with erectile dysfunction was simply miserable. It was a complete shock. It felt like a betrayal. It inundated me with confusion. It turned my world upside down. From being brilliant and close to perfect, my life took a sharp turn downhill.
I had graduated from university a couple of years ago, was working at a prestigious (at least as far as I was concerned) financial firm in NYC, worked hard, made a good living, had good friends, and was very upbeat about life and the future. It was one of the first summer days of the year and the city was teaming with life. It was like a happy story from a feel-good movie..
Many young men have sexual performance anxiety – they fear they may not be able to keep an erection while having sex. Often, this fear itself of not being able to function sexually may lead to a bad performance. Meaning fear of erectile dysfunction actually causes erectile dysfunction and it becomes a viscous circle..
Erectile Dysfunction is common not only as men age but also among men below the age of 40. And a major reason why men experience erectile dysfunction is stress.
Stress causes the body to produce chemicals such as adrenaline (and cortisol although not mentioned in the article) which..