If you're experiencing premature ejaculation, you've probably been told (even if only by Google) that it's due to either a psychological problem such as anxiety or an overly sensitive penis. Unfortunately, that is oversimplifying a complex issue. So buckle up, it's time for a lesson on the many physical and emotional causes that can result in orgasmic dismay.

An overview of PE

Premature ejaculation (PE)—climaxing during sex before you or your partner would like—is the most common form of sexual dysfunction in men, affecting about 30 percent worldwide. While there's no specific point at which a guy should orgasm, if you have PE, you probably feel you come way before you and your partner can enjoy lovemaking, whether that's before you even get going or just a minute or two into intercourse.

Premature ejaculation is challenging for multiple reasons. It can put a strain on your sex life and relationships, your self-confidence may take a hit and