Women's Top 5 Health Concerns

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 posted by:

Imagine living without illness to slow you down. While there are no lifetime guarantees, enough scientific research has been done to make long, healthy living a possibility.

To help women boost health, we examined five medical conditions that are of great concern to them: heart disease, breast cancer, osteoporosis, depression, and autoimmune diseases.

Male Sexual Dysfunction

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 posted by:

There are two types of dysfunction we will discuss here, erectile dysfunction & impotence. This issue is very important to men and knowledge is power. 5% of men at age 40 and 15% at age 70 admit they have these issues. This can certainly impact self esteem and affect personal relationships. Our aim is to allow our patients to understand what may be their issues so they can come to our clinic and discuss openly with their physician.

Inability to acquire or sustain an erection of sufficient rigidity for sexual intercourse.

Arthritis: Rheumatoid & Osteo

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 posted by:

Arthritis is an often painful and debilitating disease. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is one of the most common types of inflammatory arthritis.  Symptoms include joint inflammation & destruction which causes a significant decrease in quality of life, functional limitations, and work disability.  Joints become swollen, warm, painful and stiff especially in the morning, on walking, or after activity.  Range of motion is affected and leads to deformity.  Lungs, kidneys, heart, blood vessels and eyes may become affected.  RA causes the lining, or synovia, of the joints to become inflamed which leads to long term joint damage, resulting in chronic pain, loss of function and disability. The cause is unknown but autoimmunity plays a pivotal role.  The frequent age of the sufferer is 40-50 years.

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