1. Causes of High Blood Pressure

    High blood pressure is a major issue for many Americans. High blood pressure is also known as hypertension and can have many different causes. Many times when an adult is diagnosed with high blood pressure there is no identifying cause. Medically speaking there are two different types of hypertension; primary (or essential) hypertension and secondary hypertension. Uncontrolled hypertension can lea…Read More

  2. What is Type 1 Diabetes?

    Diabetes is one of the most common ailments in America. People of all races, ages, and genders can be affected by diabetes. There is a misunderstanding among Americans about diabetes in general. There are two separate types of diabetes that affect millions of people. Typically Americans are more familiar with Type 2 diabetes and when they hear the word “diabetes” they automatically think Type …Read More

  3. What Disqualifies You From A Renewal Through the DOT

    Every single commercial driver in the United States must renew their commercial license through the Department of Transportation. Drivers of commercial vehicles must be as healthy and safe on the road as possible. renewal must be completed every two years. Prior to a license renewal each driver must pass a strict medical examination. A DOT Physical can only be performed by a qualified medical prof…Read More

  4. Preparing for a DOT Physical: Part 2

    Proper preparation for your upcoming Department of Transportation physical can mean less wait time, decreased stress, and proper filing times. Your DOT physical does not have to be a stressful time if you know what to expect. Read more about preparedness in the first part of this series. Individuals who have suffered from a heart attack, other cardiovascular diseases, or surgery will need full cle…Read More

  5. Preparing for a DOT Physical

    The Department of Transportation is the governing body that licenses commercial drivers across the country. Each driver holds on to their commercial drivers license for a period of two years before they must, pass a medical exam. The DOT physical can only be administered and signed off by a qualified medical professional. Commercial drivers are not only responsible for their own lives, they are li…Read More

  6. Get Out of That Funk with Bioidentical Hormones for Men

    Battling depression is never easy, and if you've found yourself in a funk over the past few months, there could be many factors that are contributing to your change in mood and outlook on life. For men, one of those factors could very well be low testosterone levels, and the only way to overcome depression could be to fix those levels. At The Men's Vitality Center in Tucson, we can supply bioident…Read More

  7. Is Hormone Therapy Right For You?

    When the phrases "hormone therapy" or "testosterone replacement" are spoken, people may draw back or dismiss them, thinking that "I don't need hormone replacement." For men, they may not even know that their testosterone levels are low, and is the reason behind their fatigue or decreased sex drive. At the Men's Vitality Center, we can explain how our hormone therapy for men in Tucson has benefited…Read More

  8. Can Young Men Experience Low Testosterone Levels?

    Men who've reached a certain age may expect their bodies to slow down and their energy level to decrease, but younger men often expect their bodies and energy to keep up with everything they do. From puberty to the mid-twenties, men experience growth and changes that develop who they are and how their bodies will look. But can young men experience low testosterone levels? The answer is yes, and at…Read More

  9. Help With Diabetes Management in Tucson

    We spoke yesterday on the issue of weight loss, and one condition that can accompany excess weight is adult onset diabetes. With a diet that contains high amounts of sugar and refined carbohydrates, the body can begin to have a tough time breaking down those sugars. Just because you think a few extra pounds isn't hurting doesn't mean that there aren't things happening inside your body, and if your…Read More

  10. Shed Those Extra Pounds with Weight Loss for Men in Tucson

    With the holidays nearly over, you may be looking at yourself in the mirror and wondering where those extra pounds suddenly came from. While your holiday eating can't be the sole purpose behind your extra weight, it may not have helped if you overindulged this December. At the Men's Vitality Center, we want to help with weight loss for men in Tucson, and see men feel proud of their bodies once mor…Read More