This was Tom’s day to start painting the house. When he stepped from the garage, he found his son playing basketball in the driveway with the neighborhood kids.
Tom pitched his paint brushes to the ground, and raced onto the court. As he flew across the lane for one of his patented, fall away jump shots, he felt a violent twinge in his back, and he tumbled to the cement in intense pain.
He hobbled off the court, but had to crawl into the house, where his wife helped him into a hot bath, and from there to bed, where he stayed for two days. That weekend Tom realized his body had to be as warmed to a task as his brain was. Read more »
There are questions you have to ask yourself when considering the various types of birth control on the market and which method will work best for you.
Take Control Of Your Fertility And Sexual Health!
The best time to think about birth control is before you get pregnant.
What Kind Of Contraceptives Are Available?
In America, there are 38 million women using some form of birth control. There are many brands on the market today, but basically, there are three types: barrier, hormonal and permanent. Read more »
Like all birth control methods, the female condom is more effective when you use it correctly.
A Barrier Contraceptive
Female condoms help protect from HIV/AIDS and STD’s.
Female condoms are soft, polyurethane and transparent tubular sheaths that are inserted into the vagina prior to sexual intercourse providing a protective barrier against bodily fluids, including semen, saliva, and blood. This makes it effective during both vaginal and oral intercourse. Read more »
This article is going to focus on something which has been long suspected, but about which very little is understood. It is going to finally end the debate of what is a mid life crisis versus what is a real case of male menopause.
In addition to focusing on the signs and symptoms of male menopause better and more correctly known as male menopause it is also going to look into possible treatment options, such as human growth hormone supplement.
More men than you may think go through what is more commonly known as male menopause. For years, the period of difficulty men go through during their middle aged years has simply been known as a mid life crisis. However, we are finally coming to realize that the problem goes far deeper than that. Read more »
Even the slightest hormonal imbalance can disrupt the reproductive system which is why it is so important to take care of it.
A Woman’s Reproductive System
Your reproductive system is extremely sensitive and without a healthy reproductive system, it can be very difficult to get pregnant. Many women suffer from infertility. Seeing a physician and having regular pap smears and breast exams are important steps in keeping your female sex organs healthy. Even the slightest hormonal imbalance can disrupt the reproductive system which is why it is so important to take care of it. Read more »
For some people, visiting the doctor is the easiest way to get rid of hemorrhoids. They can give them an idea as to what the problem is, and then tell them how to solve it. But if you are only suffering from a mild form of this, sometimes seeing the doctor is not as necessary as it may seem. In fact, there are many over the counter hemorrhoid treatments that you can rely on to help you out. Read more »
Birth Control-The cervical cap protects against certain STIs, including gonorrhea and chlamydia.
The cervical cap might be the birth control that will work best for you.
A cervical cap is a small cup, made of silicone, rubber or latex that fits over the cervix to block the sperm from reaching the reproductive organs and is often not felt by either partner during sexual intercourse. Read more »
Many women use a diaphragm to control their fertility.
What Is A Diaphragm?
The diaphragm is a barrier method of contraception that is available by prescription only and must be sized by a health professional to achieve a proper fit. To keep from getting pregnant, it is important that you use your diaphragm correctly and that you use it every time you have sex. It can be put in up to several hours in advance of sex and they are safe. Read more »