According to MediBuddy’s recently released study report, an alarming 1 in 5 young adults are dealing with lifestyle disorders. Obesity and Diabetes cases in India have increased exponentially over the last 25 years.
Apart from physical health challenges, our country’s youth have even bigger struggles to tackle. Lifestyle disorders have not just limited affecting their physical health but have also destroyed their mental and sexual well-being and fitness.
Experts state that sexual disorders were not common in males below 35 years and there are reasonably a smaller number of cases reported than what’s actually perceived. However, over the years, there has been an increase in the number of young men (under 30 years of age) consulting specialist doctors for improving their sexual well-being.
Contrary to popular Ideas, MediBuddy, India’s largest digital healthcare platform reveals that Premature Ejaculation & Erectile Dysfunction are a much larger problem faced by young Indian men. Over 73% of men who took consultation for sexual related issues on the platform belonged to the age group of 20-30 years.
Satish Kannan, Co-Founder, and CEO, MediBuddy-DocsApp commented, “At MediBuddy, it is our continuous struggle to provide healthcare to people across the country. We are trying our best to address all kinds of health problems, to continue being the best healthcare platform of choice for our users.”
Data collected by the digital healthcare platform, reveals that since the impact of COVID-19, the MediBuddy portal has seen an overall growth of about 82% in the number of people seeking consultations on sexual health issues.
The consultations pertained majorly to Premature Ejaculation (33.44%), Erectile Dysfunction (19.09%), and Penile Enlargement (23.64%). Generic sex-related issues, excessive masturbation, and foreskin issues accounted for 13.75%, 6.76%, and 3.32% respectively.
MediBuddy facilitates online consultations across 18 specialties including Pediatrics, Dermatology, Sexology among several others. The seamless consultation process offers an accurate diagnosis and an e-prescription. MediBuddy aims to continue providing high-quality healthcare to a billion people across the state.