What you need to know about Premature Ejaculation
Men can suffer from premature ejaculation, this happens when they are not able to control the process of sexual penetration either before or shortly after the sexual act.
Men who suffer from premature ejaculation will have trouble in satisfying their partner, and this may cause humiliation and problem in men’s sexual encounters.
Premature ejaculation is considered as a male sexual dysfunction that can affect men at some point in their life.Causes of Premature Ejaculation:
There is still no clear cause as to why this occurs, it will vary from one male to another, in most cases premature ejaculation could occur when a man has a new partner, or if they are stressed, nervous or are feeling depressed during the time of sexual encounter.
There are also instances where it could be because of hormonal problems, injury or a result of side effects of medicines that are being taken.Symptoms of Premature Ejaculation:
When a man has uncontrolled ejaculation before the act begins, and if they are suddenly ejaculating before they event intend to, or if they ejaculate with very little sexual stimulation then this becomes the problem.
How to determine if a man has premature ejaculation?
A doctor would have to provide medical exam, and will ask questions regarding the sexual history of the patient. In order to determine the problem, the patient has to undergo physical exam.
If there is a willing partner to talk to, or if the male is married or in a relationship, their partner can also be asked certain questions in order to be able to understand what could be the main causes of the problem.
A doctor may require laboratory tests in order to check if there are medical problems that are causing the premature ejaculation.
What is the treatment used?
Most cases of this nature are resolved on its own overtime; most males are required to do relaxation techniques in order to reduce their stress.
They will also be instructed on how to use distraction methods in order to help them delay the ejaculation process.
In order to strengthen their sexual ability, men who are suffering from this problem are often advised to stop taking alcohol, and to stop smoking. If they are using drugs as of the moment, then this has to be stopped in order to control the ejaculation problem.
Males can also discuss the issue with their partner; there are techniques that they can use to delay the early ejaculation. Men suffering from this can communicate their needs with their partner.
It will require the patience and understanding of their partner, and the knowledge on how to control the sensations during the sexual intercourse.
Males could ask their partners to slow down or stop the stimulation, and can use the aid of condoms in order to reduce the sensation in the penis.
They can also try various sexual positions like lying on their back during sexual intercourse.
If this does not work, they can try counseling and behavioral therapy.