Expert Q & A Answers About erectile dysfunction
I’ve been depressed for about four years, and I’ve been smoking marijuana to help me feel better. Since then, I’ve been having some problems with erectile dysfunction. Now I don't feel pleasure in sex and I don't get hard at all. I quit smoking marijuana about nine months ago, but still can't make my wife happy.
I can’t hold an erection with a condom on. What do you suggest?
My husband is 37-years-old and he’s been having problems staying hard during sex for the last four years. I recently found out that he’s been masturbating using pornographic magazines for most of our eight-year marriage. Could his impotence be linked to this behavior?
Now that my partner takes high blood pressure meds, he can’t get an erection. What can we do about it?
My sweetie takes a medication for high blood pressure. Now he can’t get an erection or feel desire. If he is able to get an erection, it only lasts 10 minutes. It's very frustrating for me…I wear sexy lingerie and try other things, but it doesn’t help. Is anything we can do?
I'm concerned that I have a lower sex drive than normal. After 10 minutes of sexual activity, I start to lose interest...and my erection. It’s embarrassing. I reach a point where I feel I've "had enough" even though I've not reached orgasm yet. This can occur before or even during intercourse. I'm recently divorced and concerned about my sexual future. What can I do?
I'm 70, and I still have the hots for my wife. But my mind and body aren't in synch like they used to be. My erections come and go – both before and during sex. Do you have any ideas for how to handle these unexpected interruptions?
My 34-year-old boyfriend has been a paraplegic due to spinal cord injury from the waist-down for seven years. He told me he’s able to perform sexually with the aid of medication. What type of medication could he be talking about?
Does diabetes cause erectile dysfunction? I’m a diabetic, but I’d like to do what I can to prevent ED. Any suggestions?
My wife and I are in our 20s and we’ve been married for 9 weeks. She was the first person I ever had sex with, and we had great sex up until a couple weeks ago. I will be in the mood, and get an erection. We start having sex, she gets on top...and then all of a sudden, I lose my erection. When it happened once, I started worrying about it happening all the time. I know it’s psychological, not physical...are there some techniques we can try?
I’ve had Type 2 diabetes for a few years, and my sex drive just isn’t what it used to be. Is there a connection or could it be something else?