Geriatrics

How to Pick a Doctor for Older People

How to Pick a Doctor for Older People Choosing a primary care doctor for your elderly loved ones is one of the most important, yet toughest, tasks you must undertake. It is trickier to pick the right doctor for older people because their needs are different and they are more emotionally sensitive than younger people. A good doctor is easy to communicate with and will assist you in making medical decisions that are in line with your loved one’s habits and values. So, what guidelines should you use when looking…

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Sexual Health

How to Optimize Fertility in Women

How to Optimize Fertility in Women Having sex and getting pregnant seems to be an aspect of women’s health that most of us often take for granted. In reality, even some minor issues might lead to serious fertility problems that we’ve never expected. Luckily, there are a couple of simple and natural ways to optimize your fertility and help you conceive faster. So if you are trying to get pregnant, these useful lifestyles and diet changes can help to improve your fertility. 1. Have a balanced and healthy diet First…

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Men's Health

How to Get an Erection for Older Men

How to Get an Erection for Older Men Penile problems are much more common in men of older age. Erectile dysfunction is seen more in men when they reach the ages of 40 years and above. Research shows that between 40 and 70, men naturally decreased the tendency of the sexual function.Not only will this lower their self-esteem, but it also can affect thier relationship with their partner. Why older men? As we grow older the hormonal functions of our body slows down affecting everything from our metabolic rate to…

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Geriatrics

Basics to Geriatric Medicine

Basics to Geriatric Medicine Geriatric is a medical specialty that focuses on aging and health conditions associated with old age. A trained and qualified geriatrician specializes in treating old people of ages 60 years and older. Most of these old people are healthy though some may be affected by various diseases that come with old age. Geriatric medical care tends to get more complex as one grows older. Also, the conditions may vary. A condition that affects one person does not mean that it must affect the other, even if…

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Men's Health

A Basic Guide to Adipose Tissue

A Basic Guide to Adipose Tissue Adipose Tissue is the name given to a loose connective tissue in the body that is mostly made from adipocytes This tissue can also be called body fat or can be simply known as fat The main purpose of adipose tissue is to store energy that the body can use later. However, it can also be used by a living organism for insulation in cold temperatures or cold climates. What is Adipose Tissue Made Of? Adipose tissue, besides adipocytes, is also made from pre…

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