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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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May

Testicular Cancer Risk Factors

Testicular Cancer Risk Factors

Published: May 16, 2013

Testicular Cancer Risk, Its Related Factors The rate of Testicular Cancer Risk has been increasing over the past 40 years. Testicular cancer risk  in white men is more prevalent than in black, Asian, or other nonwhite ethnic groups. While in the past men of any ethnicity with higher socioeconomic status and more education; the Testicular Cancer Risk difference has diminished … Continue reading Testicular Cancer Risk Factors

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May

Vaginal Yeast Infection

Vaginal Yeast Infection

Published: May 15, 2013

Vaginal Yeast Infection Yeast infections are a common cause of irritation of the vagina and vulva (area around the opening to the vagina). About 75 percent of women have a vaginal yeast infection during their lives. A kind of fungus called Candida causes vaginal yeast infections. It is normal to have some yeast in your … Continue reading Vaginal Yeast Infection

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May

Dr Elist Blog, Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Screening: Harms and Benefits

Published: May 14, 2013

Prostate Cancer Screening Dr Elist Talks About Harms and Benefits of Prostate Cancer Screening in this post. The new guideline from the American College of Physicians (ACP) published recently in the Annals of Internal Medicine, recommend doctors to inform men without underlying symptoms that they’re unlikely to benefit from prostate cancer screening and may experience serious risk of various … Continue reading Prostate Cancer Screening: Harms and Benefits

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May

Gonorrhea Treatment

Resistant Gonorrhea Treatment

Published: May 13, 2013

Gonorrhea, Beware of Its Treatment Resistant   Once seen as a harmless STD (sexually transmitted disease) such as gonorrhea treated with a single dose of antibiotics, new strains of the bacteria causing the disease show increased resistant even to multi-drug therapies. How do people get it? What are the signs and symptoms ? How does it affect a … Continue reading Resistant Gonorrhea Treatment

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May

libido boosters - food

Libido Boosters – Food (Part 1)

Published: May 11, 2013

Libido Boosters Dr. Elist: “Eat and get busy…”. Certain foods serve as natural aphrodisiacs and may improve your sexual desire and act as libido boosters. Do you feel like your sex drive just isn’t what it used to be? You aren’t alone — many people feel that way at some point in their lives. In some cases, a decrease … Continue reading Libido Boosters – Food (Part 1)

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May

Circumcision Benefits

Circumcision Benefits

Published: May 9, 2013

Circumcision Benefits & Facts Are there circumcision benefits or is it done mainly for aesthetic purposes? This is the question people ask themselves before undergoing the procedure or authorizing it for a newborn. It is important to review all the facts before making the decision to have one done. There are also a fair amount of adults … Continue reading Circumcision Benefits

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May

libido loss

Libido Loss: Libido Busters and How to Overcome Them

Published: May 8, 2013

Libido Loss: Libido Busters and How to Overcome Them Dr. Elist advises: “Get to know common libido busters(libido loss) and how to overcome them.” Occasional loss of sexual desire (libido loss) seems to be a common phenomenon of our modern world. Most of the times the cause is simple and not associated with an actual … Continue reading Libido Loss: Libido Busters and How to Overcome Them

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May

Blog-Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis Facts

Published: May 7, 2013

Trichomoniasis Facts Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis. Sexually transmitted disease caused by a protozoan Affects both men and women Most common curable sexually transmitted illness Common symptoms in women: greenish to yellowish discharge from the vagina with a foul odor, discomfort when urinating, pain during sexual intercourse, itchiness … Continue reading Trichomoniasis Facts

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May

Dr Elist's Advice

Common Disorders and Sexual Health

Published: May 6, 2013

Dr Elist States: “Disorders that are common in our society, such as obesity, stress, depression, hypertension, smoking, atherosclerosis, and elevated cholesterol may effect on sexual performance. Prevention  and or treatment of  these factor may improve the sexual function in most men.”

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May

Dr Elist Blog, Prostate Cancer

Importance of Prostate Biopsy

Published: May 3, 2013

Importance of Prostate Biopsy Of 25,208 men who had a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) measurement >4 ng/mL at 65 or older, a third underwent at least one prostate biopsy, which led  to prostate cancer diagnoses in 5,220 men, according to an article online in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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