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What are ways to help my partner deal with erectile dysfunction (ED)?

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To help your partner deal with erectile dysfunction, you can:

  • Learn as much as you can about ED so you can help.
  • Be reassuring. Remind your partner that ED isn’t a reflection on his masculinity.
  • Talk about how you feel. You’re affected, too, and talking can help.
  • Stay positive.
  • Adjust your sex life. Find other ways to satisfy each other.
  • Offer to go with him to the doctor.
  • Remind him to let his doctor know how his treatment working.
  • Keep up the other intimate parts of your relationship.

SOURCE: 

International Journal of Clinical Practice , 2008.

Reviewed by Nazia Q Bandukwala on February 11, 2020

SOURCE: 

International Journal of Clinical Practice , 2008.

Reviewed by Nazia Q Bandukwala on February 11, 2020

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