Some facts of life are sad but true, and one of these facts is that climaxing for many women is anything but easy. In fact, a recent survey from Valparaiso University in Indiana showed that more than half of women who struggle to orgasm attribute the problem to anxiety. Plus, because of the complex nature of the condition, other hangups can be heightened during sex, causing a vicious cycle of worry and frustration. Brenner writes in Psychology Today.
5 Reasons You’re Not Having An Orgasm (And How To Make It More Likely)
Orgasmic Dysfunction: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
Back to Sexual health. Some women don't need an orgasm to enjoy sex. However, for other women and their partners, being unable to have an orgasm can be a problem. They can check for any physical reasons that may be causing the problem. If the cause is psychological, it may help to see a sex therapist or doctor. Your GP can refer you, or you can see one privately. Read the answers to more questions about sexual health.
Orgasmic dysfunction: Everything you need to know
Dr Sherry Ross says there has long been a gender bias in the way women's sexual dysfunction has been treated compared to men's. One of the most glaring is female orgasms. Women are rarely taught about the intricate details of their anatomy and often work these things out through their own experimenting. What is the best way to get an orgasm? How often should I have one?
Orgasmic dysfunction is a condition that occurs when someone has difficulty reaching orgasm. Men can also experience orgasmic dysfunction, but this is much less common. Orgasms are intense feelings of release during sexual stimulation. They can vary in intensity, duration, and frequency. Orgasms can occur with little sexual stimulation, but sometimes much more stimulation is necessary.