Managing Male Sexual Issues Regarding Cancer pt.3

Managing Male Sexual Issues Regarding Cancer pt.3

Tracheostomy and laryngectomy

A tracheostomy is just a surgery that eliminates the windpipe (trachea). It could be short-term or permanent, and you also inhale through a stoma ( hole or opening) in your neck.

Laryngectomy is surgery that removes the voice package (larynx). It renders you not able to talk the way that is usual and since the larynx is beside the windpipe that connects the lips to your lung area, you inhale through a stoma (opening or gap) in your throat.

A scarf, tie, or ascot turtleneck can look good and conceal the stoma address. While having sex, someone may to start with be startled by breathing that hits at a strange spot, and also this usually takes some used to. You may also provide meals smells from the stoma. You can easily reduce smells through the stoma by avoiding garlic or spicy foods and also by wearing cologne or lotion that is after-shave.

Often dilemmas talking makes it difficult for partners to communicate while having sex. Continuer la lecture de « Managing Male Sexual Issues Regarding Cancer pt.3 »