Tag Archives: Counseling psychology

Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (impotence) Occurs when a man can’t get or keep an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse. Call Doctor OBSERVATION: Very common OCCURENCE: More than 1.5 million cases per year (in Nigeria) TREATMENT: Treatable by a medical professional DIAGNOSIS: Usually self-diagnosable SCIENTIST TEST: Lab tests or imaging rarely required BE-AWARE: can last for years or […]

Infertility

Not getting pregnant, despite having carefully timed, unprotected sex for one year. Call Doctor OBSERVATION: Common OCCURENCE: More than 100 thousand cases per year (in Nigeria) TREATMENT: Treatable by a medical professional DIAGNOSIS: Usually self-diagnosable SCIENTIST TEST: Lab tests or imaging often required BE-AWARE: Resolves within months (Medium-term) AFFECTED PERSON MAY EXPERIENCE: inability to get pregnant or anxiety […]