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The last month I have noticed I have softer erections. I am

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The last month I have noticed I have softer erections. I am 20 years old. I have recently done a triplex(for my heart as I swim) and it was fine. Do I have a problem? I think that if I dont think about it for a week and dont mustarbate I wake up with a very hard erection but I am not sure for this. Could it be physical?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

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anxiety can cause you to have softer erections

Dr. David :

if you are having hard morning erections, then that means everything is working right.

Dr. David :

it is not physical

Dr. David :

it is psychological with anxiety causing your softer erections.

Customer:

The last days I dont have hard morning erections

Customer:

i had hard morning erections 2 or 3 weeks ago

Customer:

when i had to mastrubate for 1 week

Dr. David :

can you masturbate now?

Customer:

yes

Customer:

but it will not be as hard

Customer:

as it used to be

Customer:

or at least i would have to try hard

Dr. David :

sometimes this can change and vary if you more more fatigued or tired

Dr. David :

or dehydrated

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or stressed.

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your erections can be not as hard.

Customer:

so you think it is not physical?

Dr. David :

not at your age

Dr. David :

I don't think it is physical

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or that you have something physically wrong.

Customer:

ok thank you

Customer:

for your help

Dr. David :

you are welcome

Customer:

i will try to relax

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thank you

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Sorry for bothering you. Is there a chance I have a hormone deficiency or anything like this?

Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
if you are having morning erections and able to masturbate and climax now, then most likely you don't have a hormonal deficiency of testosterone

you can get your levels checked

but most likely it is normal.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I am still worried about this as I have noticed that my morning erections are not very hard but I notice them when I am awake in the morning. Is there a chance it could be an early sign of diabetes or something like this or I should stop thinking about this completely? I have average weight.


 


Tahnk you

Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.
no. this is your anxiety getting out of control.

you can go get testing for diabetes, but this will most likely be normal

you need to stop worrying about this.

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