Nature has determined its limit of “strength” for men, and health opportunities are reduced with age. Some men have serious health problems that are beginning to emerge in about 45 years. According to the observations of doctors, in this period of life among men immunity drops significantly, and sexual needs reduce. The main reason lies in the fact that many men even from a young age careless about their health, and having stepped over 50-year milestone, still do not pay serious attention to the worsening of their health status.
The Difference between Men and Women after 50 Years
With age, a person has new values, life takes on new color, and despite the intervening years, life goes on, and does not end. Women over 50 are beginning to think more about their appearance, start for a new look at life and unexpectedly open in it a lot. And that inspires her and helps to cope with age-related problems.
Men also have to do the same:
- look at life through different eyes;
- revise views on own health;
- start to do something about with own hands;
- change the image or appearance;
- make new friends.
Common interests, but separate between the sexes, bring people together after 50 years. They begin to look at each other with different eyes. Men fall in love again, women – are becoming more beautiful and attractive. More and more time is left for each other.
The Main Problems of Men’s Health after 50 Years
Physiological problems, ailments and disease – they do not stand in the first place. There are other causes of male oppression.
- Psychological problems. It is not surprising, but according to researchers, a major health problem among men 50 – psychological. High mortality rates among men 50+ have less to do with the physical state, but with the experience of constant stress, depression and lack of life in positive emotions. These factors have the most impact on reducing the body’s immunity and resistance to various diseases and infections.
- Pride and selfishness. Avoiding emotional and physical fatigue will help fiftieth man to keep and strengthen health. In early years, there are many ways to lose tensions and cope with stress. And with age simply cannot allow the bad feelings in your life, so as not to fall into depression, apathy and neurosis. And this requires one thing: peace of mind and a positive attitude to life. Remember that a smile at this age is the best prevention and cure.
- Sexual problems. There is another important point in the men’s health after 50 – it is sexual problems. The point is not that the feelings and desires go away, but in an elementary misunderstanding of man`s body. With age, there is a change of life of some bodies responsible for the sexual activity and it is inevitable. In addition, sexually active of elderly men is seriously affected by health problems such as:
Especially a negative impact is caused by alcohol and smoking.
- Confusion and fear of doctors. Doctors in one voice say: the majority of men are not willing to go to the doctors in occasion of the delicate problems. The studies conducted in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom showed that half of the men did not tell the doctor about erectile dysfunction. And even those who have received advice on this occasion, for the most part, do not pass the full treatment. In some countries men neglect the treatment, believing that it is “not worthy of a real man.”
The man, perceiving his problems, wrong, withdraws into himself, plunges into fear and despondency. The first thing to do at the age of 50 years is to be ready to age-related changes and problems.