1. Causes of Low Testosterone

    Testosterone is by far the most important male sex hormone. It occurs naturally within the male and the female body. Testosterone levels are much higher within males, and are produced by the testicles and the adrenal glands. Unfortunately testosterone production can decrease for a variety of different reasons. When testosterone levels dip below a certain point, men will begin to suffer from side e…Read More

  2. Why is Testosterone Important?

    Chances are that you have heard the term “testosterone” before. Whether or not you fully understand what testosterone is might be another conversation. Testosterone is incredibly important to the overall health of men and women! When medical professionals talk about testosterone, they are talking about the naturally occurring hormone within the human body. For men who suffer from low testoster…Read More

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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