Erectile dysfunction

Everything you need to know about erectile dysfunction

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Disclaimer: This information isn’t a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should never rely upon this article for specific medical advice. If you have any questions or concerns, please talk to your doctor.

The complete guide to erectile dysfunction (ED)

Erectile dysfunction is a big deal—and not just because it affects your ability to have sex. Getting an erection is a complicated chain of events that involves your heart, lungs, blood vessels, hormones, nerves, brain, and a dozen other important systems. If you can’t get (or keep) an erection, it can be an early signal that something more serious is wrong. ED can be caused by underlying health conditions like:

  • Heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Low testosterone
  • Nerve damage
  • Depression
  • …and more

The dangerous stigma of ED

It’s important to move past any shame or embarrassment associated with erectile dysfunction. Ignoring ED symptoms because you’re embarrassed can mean potentially life-threatening health problems down the road. ED happens to most guys at some point in their life. Luckily, you can do something about it.

If you’re struggling with erectile dysfunction, talk to a doctor today. And click on the links below to get expert answers to all of your medical questions about ED including how to treat ED, what are the common causes of erectile dysfunction, and the how ED medication works. ED affects millions of men. Get the answers you need to take back control of your health.

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