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About drelist

Dr. Elist (James J. Elist, M.D.,F.A.C.S., F.I.C.S.), has been in private practice in Beverly Hills, California since 1982 specializing in Urology. Dr Elist ‘s major interests (sub specialties) include impotency, male sexual dysfunction, infertility and Male Enhancement Procedures(Penile Enlargement and Testicular Enlargement).



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AIDS is not transmitted, it’s acquired!

Published: January 8, 2014

AIDS: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome AIDS is not transmitted, it’s acquired. While this might not make much sense at the beginning, it is all about the terminology. AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) isn’t a disease in itself; rather, AIDS is a condition that develops when a person’s body has been weakened by HIV (the human immunodeficiency virus).  While the … Continue reading AIDS is not transmitted, it’s acquired!

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HIV | AIDS Statistics: Local | Global

Published: January 7, 2014

HIV and AIDS Statistics: Local and Global The prevalence of HIV remains high despite medical and technological advancements in diagnosis and treatment. Fact remains that HIV is still one of the most commonly transmitted sexual diseases, and the one that remains fetal in most cases. According to the UN and as reported in 2013, every … Continue reading HIV | AIDS Statistics: Local | Global

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HIV Prevention

Published: January 6, 2014

HIV Prevention: What you need to know in brief: The highly infectious HIV has been known for the last 30 years. Despite the improving knowledge about HIV prevention, virus pathogenic mechanisms and development of improved testing and treatment protocols, the disease seems to spread in an unstoppable tempo through underdeveloped countries, but in developed countries as … Continue reading HIV Prevention

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HIV Symptoms and Stages

Published: January 3, 2014

HIV Symptoms NOTE: The following is a brief summary of early/late HIV symptoms. Not everybody infected with HIV will show one or more of the following symptoms. Many people who are infected with HIV do not have any symptoms at all for 10 years or more. HIV Symptoms alone are not a reliable sign in … Continue reading HIV Symptoms and Stages

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Penile Enlargement Results | Patient Interview

Published: January 2, 2014

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HIV Transmission | How is HIV Transmitted?

Published: December 31, 2013

HIV Transmission | How is HIV Transmitted? The most common route of HIV transmission is unprotected and risky sexual activity. Anal, oral, or vaginal sex with a HIV infected partner will expose one to infected body fluids which can deliver the virus into the other partner’s body. The virus then enters the body through microscopic breaks or … Continue reading HIV Transmission | How is HIV Transmitted?

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What is HIV?

Published: December 30, 2013


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Sex Myths

Published: December 27, 2013

Sex Myths  Some of us are sexperts, some just do it, some know so much about it, and some don’t care… fact is that there are things that are well known, and some sex myths which are unknown and unspoken about. Also fact is that sex is generally considered as being healthy, both physically and … Continue reading Sex Myths

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Vasectomy is a Woman’s Birth Control Too!

Published: December 26, 2013

Vasectomy is a Woman’s Birth Control Too! For women only:  ladies, today we will discuss keeping vasectomy on the table when addressing birth control now that your family is complete and you do not want more children.  There is a point in every committed family’s life cycle where the discussion regarding family expansion becomes priority.  At … Continue reading Vasectomy is a Woman’s Birth Control Too!

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Reasons for Circumcision

Reasons for Circumcision | Medical Obligations

Published: December 24, 2013

Reasons for Circumcision, Medical Reasons: Reasons for Circumcision in infant boys could be cultural or religious. When male teenagers or adults are medically required to undergo a circumcision, the procedure ultimately requires the removal of the foreskin. In this article we would like to only discuss medical conditions that would require a circumcision in male infants, … Continue reading Reasons for Circumcision | Medical Obligations

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