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Men’s Health Questions: What Causes Hair Loss?

Men's Health Questions Hair loss is a common men’s health problem. Roughly two-thirds of the American male population has noticeable hair loss by age 35 — and, for an unlucky 25 percent, the balding process begins before age 21. All told, a whopping 85 percent of m..

Top 5 Pain Management Tips for the Holidays

Top 5 Pain Management Tips for the Holidays During the hectic holiday season, pain management can become more difficult. The increased stresses at work and home can make pain levels spike, leading to feelings of frustration and despair. While we can’t promise a pain-free holiday season, we d..

Thyroid Problems and Treatment Options

Thyroid Problems Should you be concerned about thyroid problems? An estimated 12 percent of the U.S. population will develop a thyroid condition during their lifetime. Treatment regimens depend on the nature and severity of the issue. Below, we take a look at si..

Do You Really Need a Primary Care Physician?

Need a Primary Care Physician Do you have a primary care physician (PCP)? Do you even need one? For optimal health, you should build a relationship with a regular medical provider. When you have a physician you see routinely, you’ll get better health care. Your regular doctor u..

Which Birth Control Method Is Most Effective?

Birth Control Method Is Most Effective When choosing what type of birth control to use, safety and efficacy are always patients’ first concerns. Some contraceptive methods work better at preventing pregnancy than others.   Abstinence and permanent sterilization are typically..