Erectile dysfunction is common among men above 65-70, but a large section of patients come from all age groups; anywhere between 18 and 70. With age, many systems may become less functional and the human male sexual system may also suffer. However, Ayurveda has some great remedies through which this can be cured. Many men have benefitted from Vajikarana therapy of Ayurveda - an effective and proven form of therapy for restoring sexual function.
Which of the following has/have been linked with erectile dysfunction?
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In a surprising finding, doctors found that a man s dental health is commonly connected to the possibility of erectile dysfunction. If you have gum disease, then your possibility of developing erectile dysfunction increases manifold. Inflammation of the gums as well as plaque formation may be indicators of the overall health of your blood flow and circulation within the body. Both these factors are very important in deciding the blood flow to the penis and may cause erectile dysfunction. Jeera or cumin seeds are a great ayurvedic remedy to increase blood flow all over the body and also to the penis, which can immensely help with erectile dysfunction.
Erectile dysfunction can also be due to psychological issues.
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Erectile dysfunction can be caused by psychological issues and in fact, is one of the leading causes of erectile dysfunction. Psychological issues such as stress at work, relationship problems, dislike for spouse, financial problems, loss of a family member, among many others. The only way to treat stress-induced erectile dysfunction is through yoga and meditation. Some of the best poses for yoga that you can try in this regard are plank pose or kumbhakasana, raised legs pose or uttanpadasana, and naukasana or the boat pose.
Which amongst the following health problems is mostly responsible for erectile dysfunction?
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Men with diabetes are at the highest risks of developing erectile dysfunction. Erections work on the principle of blood flow, and the better the circulation, the better the erection. Diabetes tends to damage the blood vessels and the nerves that facilitate this flow and thus may end up causing erectile dysfunction. Turmeric mixed with amla juice is a very effective remedy commonly prescribed in Ayurveda to treat blood flow related problems caused by diabetes. This can also help with erectile dysfunction.
Low testosterone is a major cause of erectile dysfunction.
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Although testosterone is the primary sex hormone in both males and females, it in most cases, doesn t play a direct part in affecting or causing erectile dysfunction. Low level of testosterone in men may lead to a low libido. This will cause a reduced desire for sex, but if the nerves and the blood vessels that carry the blood to the penis are working properly, erections should happen normally, even with low testosterone levels. Ashwagandha is a commonly used ayurvedic herb which can help treat both erectile dysfunction along with low testosterone.