Sex Life After 50

You can’t stop the aging process. However, modern technology helps you tackle many of the effects of aging. As you grow older, the body starts to get a lot weaker in general, and does not allow you to operate at the same pace that you used to. From getting tired easily to not being able to eat certain types of food, getting older affects you in more ways than you may realize.

However, the thing that takes the biggest hit as you get older is your sex life. Your sex life after the age of 50 gets much more difficult due to low sex drive and lack of energy. However, the one prevalent issue that makes matters worse is Erectile Dysfunction. Unfortunately, this condition can affect young men as well, but those over the age of 50 are more susceptible to it. The common causes of the condition in young people are obesity, diabetes, smoking, etc.

Erectile Dysfunction and Aging

Various studies have shown that ED is in fact a very common disease. It is almost inevitable for a large population of men man regardless of their health conditions and ethnicities. The awareness for this disease has created a very sympathetic and understanding culture among other people. You can now talk about this condition to your urologists and people around you more conveniently than you could in the past.

Many studies have also shown that this condition is more common in men as they start to age over 35. These studies suggest that almost all men suffer from erectile dysfunction at a certain age.

You have to make sure you avoid the wrong and unhealthy lifestyle choices that can lead to ED at a young age. While ED is a part of ageing, how fast you get it depends on the choices you make. Smoking and obesity can contribute to ED more than any other factors. Likewise, some psychological issues can cause erectile dysfunction.

Sex Life After 50: What Can You Do?

When it comes to your sex life after the age of 50, there is not much that you can do for the lack of sexual drive or energy. But there is something that you can do about the erectile dysfunction. From therapy to surgery and medicine, there are a multitude of ways for you to heal yourself from ED. These treatments are temporary and permanent, so you can pick the one that better fits your needs.

Penile injections can solve the problem temporarily. However, the process of getting the injection is not so pleasant and you have to do it repeatedly. Sometimes men suffer from ED due to psychological reasons, something that a therapy can really help with. Vacuum pumps can also be a great alternative to getting injections. However, one of the most popular methods of treating erectile dysfunction is implants. A penile implant surgeon inserts a set of components surgically into your penis and scrotum to give you the most natural erections possible.


Millions of men in the United Sates alone have erectile dysfunction. Some choose to treat it with modern methods while others remain quiet. If you are one of these people, be sure to visit our website and learn more about the procedures that we. Dr. Larish can help you know your options and perform a penile implant surgery to get your sex life back on track.

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Dr. Yaniv Larish
Dr. Leonard Glickman
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New York, NY 10021

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