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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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Night eating syndrome

Published: September 10, 2015

Night Eating Syndrome A nocturnal eating disorder, night eating syndrome wakes you up in the night with an uncontrollable urge to eat. If you are suffering from the syndrome, you would experience an urgent urge to indulge in inadvertent snacking, knowingly or unknowingly. Symptoms The syndrome is characterized by a lack of appetite during the … Continue reading Night eating syndrome

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Myofascial pain syndrome

Published: September 9, 2015

Myofascial Pain Syndrome A type of chronic muscle pain, myofascial pain syndrome refers to inflammation and pain in soft tissues that cover the muscles. The syndrome may occur after the contraction of a muscle from an injury or strained muscle group, tendon, or ligament. The symptoms may be felt in a single muscle or a … Continue reading Myofascial pain syndrome

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Healthy Sexual Relationship

Published: September 8, 2015

What is a Healthy Sexual Relationship? A healthy sexual relationship can be defined as a state of emotional, physical, social, and mental well being with respect to our sexuality. In a healthy sexual relationship, the individuals involved are physically and psychologically content with the nature and frequency of their sexual encounters. Key Attributes of a … Continue reading Healthy Sexual Relationship

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Jobs and Sexual Life | Stress is a Killer

Published: September 4, 2015

Jobs and Sexual Life, Stress is a Killer If your sex life if no longer what it used to be, one of the most likely reason could be the stress at your workplace. The more stress you face at work, the more likely you are to have a boring sex life. And this is not … Continue reading Jobs and Sexual Life | Stress is a Killer

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Organ Donation

Published: September 3, 2015

Organ Donation Millions of people in the world are in need for one organ or another. In the US alone, over 123,000 people need an organ, with the addition of one person to the list every 12 minutes. Unfortunately, over 6,500 people die annually for want of an organ. Most of the organ donations come … Continue reading Organ Donation

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Do Vaginal Yeast Infections Spread Through Sex?

Published: September 2, 2015

Do Vaginal Yeast Infections Spread Through Sex? Vaginal yeast infection is commonly known as candidiasis. It is a condition frequently encountered in clinical practice and is caused by a fungus called as Candida. The condition is associated with severe burning, swelling and irritation of the vagina and the vulva. As per the statistics given by … Continue reading Do Vaginal Yeast Infections Spread Through Sex?

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Psoriasis Symptoms | Diagnosis and Treatment

Published: September 1, 2015

Psoriasis Symptoms | Diagnosis and Treatment A chronic skin condition, psoriasis is the result of a disorder of the immune system that causes skin cells to grow five times faster than normal, resulting in the accumulation of dead skin cells in the form of elevated plaques of red, dry, and itchy skin. Under normal conditions, skin cells … Continue reading Psoriasis Symptoms | Diagnosis and Treatment

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NSAIDS & High Blood Pressure

Published: August 31, 2015

NSAIDS & High Blood Pressure NSAIDs are one of the most commonly prescribed medicines, In fact, according to statistics NSAIDs are prescribed to one in every 20 patients visiting their doctors. Statistics also point out that one in every three adult American is hypertensive. Given such a scenario, it is a pertinent question to ask … Continue reading NSAIDS & High Blood Pressure

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Male Circumcision and Sexual Enjoyment of the Female Partner

Published: August 28, 2015

Male Circumcision and Sexual Enjoyment of the Female Partner  Male circumcision can be defined as the surgical removal of the entire foreskin or just a part of it from the penis. Foreskin is primarily responsible for protecting the penis and also contributes in providing sexual sensations. Circumcision is typically performed on babies for religious and … Continue reading Male Circumcision and Sexual Enjoyment of the Female Partner

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Exercising and Kidney Health

Published: August 27, 2015

Exercising and Kidney Health People with kidney problems experience severe fatigue, loss of strength, breathlessness, weakness, and muscle wasting. They often suffer from a loss of capacity for physical activity primarily due to the buildup of toxins in the body, since kidneys cannot properly flush them out. Not only this, most kidney patients gradually become … Continue reading Exercising and Kidney Health

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