Posts Tagged ‘causes of impotence’

The Mental Aspect of Erectile Dysfunction

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Throughout the centuries, erectile dysfunction was mostly believed to be caused by psychological factors.  This is what common wisdom tells them, that the condition was all in the mind.  However, as medical field began to progress, so was the study behind what causes erectile dysfunction.  These days, more people understand that the true cause of erectile dysfunction doesn’t just involve psychological factors, but that physical factors are involved in most cases of ED.

The psychological type of impotence is mostly abrupt in its occurrence and that there is usually a situation involved.  While some individuals may still be able to achieve erections in light of the current situation, there are others on the other hand who simply find it difficult.  However, if that person does not get any erections during sleep and during waking up from sleep, then the problem may be more of physical. (more…)