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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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Menopause And HIV

Published: July 14, 2017

Menopause And HIV Many years back, researchers investigated the menopausal phase in women who were HIV positive. This study was conducted at the Albert Einstein College. In HIV negative and otherwise healthy women, menopausal phase begins after they reach 50’s. however, in HIV positive women, the occurrence of menopausal symptoms depends on the following factors: … Continue reading Menopause And HIV

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Menopause And Cardiac Symptoms

Published: July 12, 2017

Menopause And Cardiac Symptoms Heart palpitations are usually the least talked about symptom of menopause. It is imperative to mention that circulatory system undergoes changes as a result of fluctuations in the hormonal levels during pregnancy, periods and menopause. Palpitations are often acknowledged as arrhythmia or irregular heartbeats and are characterized by fluttering, pounding or … Continue reading Menopause And Cardiac Symptoms

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Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men

Published: July 11, 2017

Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men Chlamydia is referred to as a very common STI (sexually transmitted infection). Its prevalence is fairly high in US especially among young adults. Infected men usually remain unaware of the infection until tested and diagnosed during a routine testing. Symptoms In Men Infected individuals may experience the symptoms … Continue reading Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men

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Testicular Cancer – A New Approach To Diagnosis

Published: July 10, 2017

Testicular Cancer – A New Approach To Diagnosis A study conducted by the researchers at IRC (Institute of Cancer), UK, discovered several genetic parameters that may potentiate the risk of developing testicular cancer in adult men. The researchers claim that a carefully designed genetic test may help in predicting the risk of testicular cancer in … Continue reading Testicular Cancer – A New Approach To Diagnosis

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Female Genital Sores

Published: July 7, 2017

Female Genital Sores STIs (sexually transmitted infections), particularly herpes, are very frequently associated with an increased likelihood of developing genital sores in women. These infections are characterized by appearance of bumps and lumps that are formed around the vaginal area and may cause tenderness, pain, itchiness and vaginal discharge. What Causes Female Genital Sores? STIs … Continue reading Female Genital Sores

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What Can Semen Composition Tells You About Men’s Health?

Published: July 6, 2017

What Can Semen Composition Tells You About Men’s Health? Semen is a thick whitish fluid that is discharged from the penis during the process of ejaculation. The semen comprises of spermatozoa, mobile sperm cells and seminal fluid (a thin fluid that is rich in essential nutrients for sperm survival and is secreted by seminal vesicles). … Continue reading What Can Semen Composition Tells You About Men’s Health?

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Surgical Menopause

Published: July 5, 2017

Surgical Menopause Menopause is a biological phase in every woman’s life which usually begins after 45 to 55 years of age and is characterized by cessation of menstrual cycles for a period of 12 months or more. With advancing age, the production of female reproductive hormones by ovaries (such as progesterone & estrogen that regulates … Continue reading Surgical Menopause

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Types Of Prostatitis

Published: July 3, 2017

Types Of Prostatitis Prostatitis is condition that is characterized by inflammation of prostate gland along with characteristic symptoms of painful ejaculation and/or urination as well as pain in the lower back. Untreated prostatitis can result in serious complications therefore seeking medical assistance is very important. It is a very common health condition in American men … Continue reading Types Of Prostatitis

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Vaginal Ring And HIV

Published: June 30, 2017

Vaginal Ring And HIV According to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, investigators suggested that vaginal ring can protect against HIV infection by the continual release of an antiretroviral drug. CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) speculates that over 1,218,400 individuals (aged 13 and above), in the US are victims … Continue reading Vaginal Ring And HIV

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5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis

Published: June 29, 2017

5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is acknowledged as one of the most common infections of vagina. In America, 1 in every 4 women has bacterial vaginosis with or without any prominent symptoms. The characteristic symptom of BV is fishy foul odor that comes from the vagina. Other symptoms may range from … Continue reading 5 Home Remedies For Bacterial Vaginosis

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