Sexuality Now Study Set 2
Quiz 14 :
Challenges to Sexual Functioning
The given example deals with a condition of difficulty in reaching orgasm. It is natural and normal in having trouble reaching orgasm with a partner as a one-time or a sporadic event. This is due to the several factors that influence reaching orgasm that include psychological state of mind. Repeated difficulty in reaching orgasm might have a physiological basis and would require medical/clinical attention. The best help can be obtained from a sexologist.
The given example deals with a condition when a person discovers suddenly that he/she is disabled or has a chronic illness. With the current advancements in medical technologies, there is no requirement to lose one's desire to love or to be loved if a person discovers suddenly that he/she is disabled or has a chronic illness. People with disabilities or chronic illness are well accepted in an advanced society and can lead as normal lives as possible.
Erectile dysfunction is a clinical condition and insurance plans should cover erectile drugs. However, care should be taken that such insurance coverage should not be misused for perverted or nefarious indulgences. College students are in their learning process regarding sexuality and are vulnerable for several influences that can mislead them from normal behavior. Hence, college students without erectile dysfunction should not be encouraged to use erectile drugs for recreation purposes.