How to treat sexual dysfunction?

Sexual dysfunction refers to a problem occurring during any phase of the sexual response cycle that prevents the individual or couple from experiencing satisfaction from the sexual activity.Nowadays,it is a topic that many people are hesitant to discuss.

Sexual dysfunction generally is classified into four categories:

Desire disorders —lack of sexual desire or interest in sex

Arousal disorders —inability to become physically aroused or excited during sexual activity

Orgasm disorders —delay or absence of orgasm (climax)

Pain disorders — pain during intercourse


There are many factors to cause sexual dysfunction.Stress is a common cause of sexual dysfunction. Other causes include:

sexual trauma

psychological issues


heart disease or other medical conditions

drug use

alcohol use

certain medications


These days, psychologists and other clinicians focus on restoring sexual functioning and pleasure. They have developed effective treatments for sex dysfunction:

Talk and listen. Open communication with your partner makes a world of difference in your sexual satisfaction.

Practice healthy lifestyle habits.

Seek counseling

Use a lubricant

Try a device.

Sexual dysfunction can easily become a source of frustration and struggle, but don’t need to be. Time to take action?

Author: hongju_blog

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