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Penile size differs between men of different ethnic backgrounds and large studies of penis girth and length have been conducted by condom manufacturers. What many men perceive as a short penis actually falls into normal range size. Penis size is an important issue for many men and men of all ages are concerned about length and thickness of their penises.
When most people think about penis health, they think about sexually transmitted infections STIs and erectile dysfunction ED. While these conditions can certainly affect the health of your penis, penile health is about so much more than that. There are many different things that can affect the health of your penis, including your hygiene practices, lifestyle changes, and any underlying health conditions.
Human penises vary in size on a number of measures, including length and circumference when flaccid and erect. Besides the natural variability of human penises in general, there are factors that lead to minor variations in a particular male, such as the level of arousaltime of day, room temperature, and frequency of sexual activity. Compared to other primates, including large examples such as the gorilla, the human penis is thickest, both in absolute terms and relative to the rest of the body.
Some are thick, some are thin, and some are in between. They can be anywhere from the palest pink to the deepest purple. And they can point up, down, or off to the side.
There are few topics that can evoke such widespread and intense anxiety as penis size. Just about every man—regardless of the actual size of his penis—worries about being too small. Despite what the anxious thoughts in the back of your head might tell you, the size of your penis also has a surprisingly small effect on the amount of pleasure your partner is capable of feeling. If you sleep with men and are ever the penetrating partner with anal sex, a smaller penis is actually preferred.
We explain how to improve your penis' health by cleaning it properly, steering clear of STIs and trimming it carefully. The British are a nation of stoics, often too proud to admit we have a problem, and too polite to bother anyone else about it. Men are particularly bad at piping up about health issues, especially when it comes to our penises.
Because the desire for a bigger penis is both a preoccupation and a source of concern for many men, the penis enlargement "market" has flourished. So what are all the options? What works and what doesn't? There are literally hundreds of advertisements and articles on penis enlargement, and your email inbox probably suffers as a result.