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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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Oct

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Understanding Prostate Changes by Age

Published: October 8, 2015

Understanding Prostate Changes by Age The prostate gland changes size as a man ages. The first change comes in the early years of puberty where the prostate doubles in size. Then again in a man’s mid-twenties, the prostate begins to grow again, slower this time but continuous throughout the rest of his life. At 20, … Continue reading Understanding Prostate Changes by Age

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Oct

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What Is A Prostate Ultrasound?

Published: October 7, 2015

What Is A Prostate Ultrasound? A prostate ultrasound is similar to an ultrasound performed on pregnant women. An ultrasound in general takes pictures of the inside of the body using sound waves. But First, What Is A Prostate? The prostate is part of the male reproductive system, situated under the bladder and in front of … Continue reading What Is A Prostate Ultrasound?

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Oct

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Penis disorders in a Nut Shell

Published: October 6, 2015

Penis disorders in a Nut Shell Disorders of male reproductive system are usually classified as internal or external; depending upon the site of primary involvement of disease process. The external defects of male reproductive system are further classified into; testicular disorders or the penile disorders. It is imperative to mention that both of these organs … Continue reading Penis disorders in a Nut Shell

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Oct

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What is Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation and its Benefits?

Published: October 5, 2015

What is Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation and its Benefits? Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation is one of the advanced treatment modalities of care that are widely used to manage moderate cases of incontinence. It is usually used after the failure of Kegel exercise, behaviour modification and medical management. The classic benefit of opting for percutaneous tibial … Continue reading What is Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation and its Benefits?

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Oct

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Will Acupuncture Help Erectile Dysfunction?

Published: October 2, 2015

How Acupuncture Helps Erectile Dysfunction Male sexual functions (such as penile erection) are a product of hormonal symphony, tactile/ physical stimulation and optimal functioning of penile vascular system. It is imperative to understand that sustained penile erection is mainly regulated by the complex interplay of vascular forces in the penile venous sinuses. Pathophysiology of Penile … Continue reading Will Acupuncture Help Erectile Dysfunction?

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Oct

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Premature Menopause

Published: October 1, 2015

Premature Menopause Premature menopause occurs when menopause occurs before the age of 40. Though it is often referred to as premature ovarian failure or primary ovarian insufficiency, which is the loss of normal ovary function before the age of 40. Between 1 and 4% of American women experience premature menopause. Typical age of menopause is … Continue reading Premature Menopause

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Sep

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Pregnancy and Aids

Published: September 30, 2015

Pregnancy and Aids Women with HIV should know that there is risk of transmission from them to their baby. But, with proper knowledge and care, they can protect their baby and also lead a happy and safe life. What is HIV/Aids? HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, the virus that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome … Continue reading Pregnancy and Aids

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Sep

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Overactive Bladder Medications are Only Slightly Beneficial

Published: September 29, 2015

Overactive Bladder Medications are Only Slightly Beneficial For men and women with an overactive bladder, medications are tempting. From rushing to the bathroom while spending a day out shopping or running errands to getting up several times a night, an overactive bladder is inconvenient and often uncomfortable. Approximately 11 to 16 million U.S. women experience … Continue reading Overactive Bladder Medications are Only Slightly Beneficial

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Sep

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Poor Semen Quality Linked to High-Pesticide Produce

Published: September 28, 2015

Poor Semen Quality Linked to High-Pesticide Produce A healthy diet – one including a lot of fruits and vegetables – is great for fertility. But, according to a recent study, men who eat fruits and vegetables with high pesticide levels (including foods such as strawberries, spinach, and peppers) have a lower sperm count as well … Continue reading Poor Semen Quality Linked to High-Pesticide Produce

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Sep

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Addyi Approved to Treat Women with Low Sexual Desire

Published: September 25, 2015

Addyi Approved to Treat Women with Low Sexual Desire Low libido is the most common female dysfunction (about 1 in 10 women suffer from it) – and the most difficult to treat. Men have been able to treat sexual dysfunction for decades. Women, on the other hand, have suffered (nearly) silently. The Food & Drug … Continue reading Addyi Approved to Treat Women with Low Sexual Desire

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