The sexual performance anxiety is a widespread psychological distress among most men, who are subject to an increasingly competitive and less tolerant cultural pressure with sexual failure.
Female sexual emancipation and the complaint by women the right to a fulfilling sex life, encumbrances men in relation to the expectations of the sexual act, which has been developing an anxiety in relation to their performance.
Male sexuality is very sensitive to disturbances and psychological component as performance anxiety which may affect the ability to live a satisfying sexual relationship, which results in sexual dysfunction such as impotency, premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction.
How to overcome the problem of performance anxiety?
It is reported that performance anxiety can be resolved through yoga, meditation and various relaxation techniques.
The truth, unfortunately, is that anxiety about sexual performance decreases only when man begins to have positive sexual experiences, able to regain confidence and self-esteem necessary to take control again.
This can happen in young patients naturally, as more experience is gained. If, however, performance anxiety has deeper emotions which cause psychological problems, a therapy may require in order eliminating psychological barriers that prevent full sexual life.
However, it remains self-evident that satisfactory sexual occurrences are the basis of positive experience; so that more and more doctors recommend the use of medication to treat erectile dysfunction to increase sexual self-esteem and reduce performance anxiety right from the first dose.
What is the relationship between performance anxiety and premature ejaculation?
During intercourse man suffers an increase of tension when it reaches the muscles of the penis it leads to climax – leading to contraction of the penis and ejaculation. Like all other muscles of the human body, the penis is also subject to pressure in case of stress or anxiety performance.
This means that men who face a sexual relationship in a state of anxiety have a greater tension in the muscles of the penis from the beginning, which leads them to ejaculate sooner than intended.
Unfortunately, performance anxiety is a psychological disorder that increasingly experiences the sexual life negatively, causing the man to fall into a vicious cycle, leading to unsatisfactory results.
Only young people feel performance anxiety?
Young men are more likely to feel anxious about sexual performance, since they have less experience and control over their sexuality.
However, the fear of being judged by your sexual performance, fear of physical pleasure or doubt about not meeting the expectations of the partner, may make performance anxiety a serious problem in older men.