Erectile Dysfunction – The Cause, The Cure

Erectile Dysfunction – The Cause, The Cure

Just What Is Erectile Dysfunction?

It is the inability or failure to achieve a penile erection to allow for satisfactory sexual intercourse

What are the causes?

  • Aging
  • Medical conditions that impair the vascular system
  • Neurologic
  • Psychogenic
  • Hormonal

Risk Factors

  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Smoking
  • Chronic alcohol abuse
  • Hyperlipidemia (High Cholesterol)
  • Athersclerosis (narrowing of arteries)



  • Vacuum erection device
  • Oral Medications-
  • Injections
  • Intraurethral Inserts
  • Psychotherapy
  • Surgery

Next Week we will cover the medications and side effects.