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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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Jul

Link Between Alzheimer's and Herpes

Link Between Alzheimer's and Herpes

Published: July 17, 2018

Link Between Alzheimer’s and Herpes It has long been speculated that colonization or chronic infection with certain microorganisms can aggravate the risk of developing serious disorders; but did you know some sexually transmitted infections like Herpes Simplex can also play a role in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s disease? Most people think of old age and … Continue reading Link Between Alzheimer's and Herpes

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Jul

Stress and high blood pressure: What's the connection?

Stress and high blood pressure: What's the connection?

Published: July 16, 2018

Stress and high blood pressure: What’s the connection? What is Stress? Stress is generally related to two things, the psychological insight or perception of threat or danger and the way your body responds to it. In other words, stress is a subjective feeling that many people have when they are facing a difficult situation and … Continue reading Stress and high blood pressure: What's the connection?

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Jul

Why Do Men Get Circumcised?

Why Do Men Get Circumcised?

Published: July 13, 2018

Why Do Men Get Circumcised?   What is circumcision? Normal males are born with foreskin on their penis. The foreskin is a layer or fold of skin that covers the head of penis. This foreskin can be surgically removed and penis can be exposed by a process known as circumcision. It is an ancient practice … Continue reading Why Do Men Get Circumcised?

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12

Jul

Maintaining a Balanced Circadian Rhythm and Your Health

Maintaining a Balanced Circadian Rhythm and Your Health

Published: July 12, 2018

Maintaining a Balanced Circadian Rhythm and Your Health Have you ever wondered why you feel sleepy after a certain time in the evening? Or why you can’t sleep past a certain time every morning? Or why does your stomach demand food at certain hours of the day? The explanation of these biological phenomenon is circadian … Continue reading Maintaining a Balanced Circadian Rhythm and Your Health

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11

Jul

Should you be using protection for oral sex?

Should you be using protection for oral sex?

Published: July 11, 2018

Should you be using protection for oral sex? A lot of people wonder if using protection for oral sex is recommended or not? Most importantly, if you don’t use protection during oral sex, can you protect yourself from sexually transmitted diseases? It is no surprise that oral sex has become a common sexual practice throughout … Continue reading Should you be using protection for oral sex?

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10

Jul

How to get an STD without having sex

How to get an STD without having sex

Published: July 10, 2018

How to get an STD without having sex Many people believe that in order to contract an STD, you must engage in sexual intercourse. However, this is widely believed falsehood. It is very possible to contract an STD even if you never have had sex, or not sexually active.  According to the ACOG [American College … Continue reading How to get an STD without having sex

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9

Jul

Sugar and Prostate Cancer

Sugar and Prostate Cancer

Published: July 9, 2018

Sugar and Prostate Cancer When it comes to cancer, our diet plays a profound role in how our body’s fight against it. Maintaining a healthy diet that is full with the appropriate nutrients can reduce the occurrence of prostate cancer and prevent prostate cancer from advancing. According to the University of California San Francisco, a … Continue reading Sugar and Prostate Cancer

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6

Jul

Coffee and Sperm Count

Coffee and Sperm Count

Published: July 6, 2018

Coffee and Sperm Count   The Nutrition Journal in 2017 performed a systematic review on the relation between coffee/caffeine intake and parameters of male fertility including sperm ploidy and semen quality. The literature suggests that caffeine intake, possibly through sperm DNA damage, may negatively affect male fertility. Evidence from epidemiological research on semen and fertility … Continue reading Coffee and Sperm Count

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5

Jul

How late is too late to successfully bare a child?

How late is too late to successfully bare a child?

Published: July 5, 2018

How late is too late to successfully bare a child?   The fertility crisis that has swept into our media, our minds, and our hearts have left couples concerned and anxious about conceiving a child later in life. However, as medicine advances (especially in the fertility world) it is more common to see first time … Continue reading How late is too late to successfully bare a child?

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Jul

Natural Ways to Increase Fertility in Women

Natural Ways to Increase Fertility in Women

Published: July 3, 2018

Natural Ways to Increase Fertility in Women The American Pregnancy Association has stated that infertility is becoming a bigger and growing issue for millions of Americans. According to a recent survey, infertility affects 6.1 million couples in the United States. Of those 6.1 million Americans, 25% of couples who are infertile can blame more than … Continue reading Natural Ways to Increase Fertility in Women

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