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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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Health Benefits of Tea

Published: May 18, 2015

Health Benefits of Tea Tea has been consumed throughout the globe for thousands of years. Tea is the second most commonly consumed beverages in the world, next only to water. Numerous studies have proven that tea contains substances that can lower the risk of heart disease and cancer. Tea is derived from the leaves of … Continue reading Health Benefits of Tea

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Do You Know Your Sex Hormone Status?

Published: May 15, 2015

Do You Know Your Sex Hormone Status? Sex hormones are responsible for the development of primary and secondary sexual characteristics, control of puberty, production of eggs and sperms, pregnancy, lactation, and child birth. There are three types of sex hormones, namely: the female sex hormone known as estrogen; progesterone which is responsible for preparing the … Continue reading Do You Know Your Sex Hormone Status?

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Published: May 14, 2015

Heterosexuality Sexual orientation of a person describes the gender that a person is emotionally, psychologically, and sexually attracted towards. People can be homosexual, bisexual, or heterosexual. Homosexuals are attracted towards the people of the same gender whereas bisexuals are attracted towards people of both the genders. Heterosexuals are people who are attracted towards people of … Continue reading Heterosexuality

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Male Dyspareunia

Published: May 13, 2015

Male Dyspareunia Male dyspareunia is defined as a condition where a male experiences recurrent or persistent pain in the genitalia or pelvic region during sexual intercourse for a period of three months or more. Although widely unreported because of the social stigma attached to it, it is believed that one percent of men suffer from … Continue reading Male Dyspareunia

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Higher Risk of Heart Attack in People who Divorce

Published: May 12, 2015

Higher Risk of Heart Attack in People who Divorce We all are aware of the fact that getting divorced is never a pleasant thing. Two people get hitched together after falling in love. They separate only because of certain differences which they cannot iron out, however hard they try. Separating from a loved one is … Continue reading Higher Risk of Heart Attack in People who Divorce

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Health Risks Associated With Heavy Snoring

Published: May 11, 2015

Health Risks Associated With Heavy Snoring Snoring is the sound that is produced when the breathing is partially obstructed while a person is asleep. There are several ways by which the airflow can be obstructed. They include: Physical Deformities like deviated nasal septum or nasal polyps. Sometimes, a sinus infection may also block the airflow. … Continue reading Health Risks Associated With Heavy Snoring

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Composition of Human Semen

Published: May 8, 2015

Composition of Human Semen Semen is the grayish white bodily fluid which is emitted from the urethra during ejaculation. Semen contains sperms which can fertilize the female ova to produce new life. The average volume of semen in an ejaculation is about 2-5 ml. An ejaculation can contain 40-600 million sperms depending on the volume … Continue reading Composition of Human Semen

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Published: May 7, 2015

Homosexuality Sexual orientation can be defined as an individual’s emotional, romantic, or sexual attraction to another person — women, men, or both the sexes. Sexual orientation also refers to an individual’s sense of identity based on these attractions. Sexual orientation is typically classified into three categories: heterosexual, homosexual, and bisexual. People who are heterosexual have … Continue reading Homosexuality

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Maintaining Genital Hygiene

Published: May 6, 2015

Maintaining Genital Hygiene Maintaining genital hygiene is very important in order to keep infections away. A good genital hygiene is vital for preventing transmission of diseases, promoting good relationship with your partner, and for preventing an offensive smell. Both men as well as women must practice good genital hygiene to keep their bodies clean and … Continue reading Maintaining Genital Hygiene

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What Is Atherosclerosis?

Published: May 5, 2015

What Is Atherosclerosis? Atherosclerosis is a condition in which excessive plaque accumulation on and around the artery wall causes hardening and narrowing of arteries. As a result, the arteries are blocked and blood flow to different organs is blocked. A common cause of heart attacks and strokes, arthrosclerosis tends to progress silently, slowly affecting arterial … Continue reading What Is Atherosclerosis?

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