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Erectile Dysfunction: Top 10 Myths and Facts

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Couple looking away from each other on a bed.
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Myth: ED only occurs in older men


Doctor talking with patient in doctors office.
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Myth: ED is a normal part of the aging process


Woman looking unhappy on a bed.
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Myth: Only men feel the impact of ED


Man putting on underwear.
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Myth: Wearing tight underwear causes ED


Couple with relationship issues.
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Myth: ED only occurs because of relationship problems


Man taking a pill.
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Myth: Oral medications, such as Viagra, are the only treatment for ED


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Myth: Men with ED have no sexual desire


Man feeling stressed or worried.
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Myth: Having trouble getting an erection always signals ED


Doctor taking man's blood pressure.
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Myth: ED is not dangerous — it’s just a personal problem


Herbal supplements and herbs.
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Myth: Herbal supplements can treat ED, so you don’t need to see a doctor


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Bottom line


Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey

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Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.