1. How Obesity Harms Your Health

    Excess weight should always be taken seriously. Even carrying a few extra pounds around the midsection can shorten your lifespan and increase your risk of developing diabetes and other serious health problems. Clinical obesity is a chronic disease generally defined by a person’s body mass index, or BMI. Your BMI is a function of your height and weight, and people who weigh more than 20 percent o…Read More

  2. Managing Low Testosterone

    Testosterone is arguably the most important hormone in the male body. Healthy levels of testosterone maintain your sex drive, keep your mood up, regulate your sleep, and so much more! Testosterone levels decrease as men age, but some men experience a faster decline in their testosterone levels than others, and this can lead to life-interrupting symptoms. If you’ve been diagnosed with low levels …Read More

  3. Two Tips for Resolution Success

    The new year is almost upon us, and if you’re like most Americans, you’ve probably thought about the lifestyle changes you would like to make in 2018. Maybe you want to spend more time with your family, lose weight, or cut junk food out of your diet. Many Americans struggle to keep their resolutions, especially when it concerns their health and lifestyle choices. In this blog post, we’ll giv…Read More

  4. The Importance of Physical Exams

    Scheduling regular physicals with your men’s health provider is an easy task to put off. You can set the intention to do it tomorrow, the next day, or even next week, but next week often turns into next month, and before you know it, it’s been a few years since your last physical. You might not even remember when your last physical was! In this blog, we’ll explain a few key points about phys…Read More

  5. Four Low Testosterone Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

    As 2017 comes to a close, you’re probably setting your sights on 2018 and beginning to think about starting a new health regimen. Our expert staff at Men’s Vitality Center in Tucson is here to support you with any men’s health goals you might have. While you work on your New Year’s resolutions, be sure to keep an eye out for these four symptoms that you should never ignore. Ignoring proble…Read More

  6. How Not To Lose Weight

    When you need to lose weight for your health, it can be difficult to know what strategy to use. It may be tempting to try to drop the weight as quickly as possible. However, safe and healthy weight loss cannot be achieved through crash diets or extreme exercise programs; it requires making gradual lifestyle changes. At Men’s Vitality Center in Tucson, we offer weight loss management to help our …Read More

  7. What Is Sciatica?

    If you are experiencing pain from your lower back down the back of your leg, you may be experiencing sciatica. Sciatica is pain that runs along the path of the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerves runs from your lower back through your buttocks and down each leg. The severity and type of pain varies; it may manifest as an ache, a burning sensation, or extreme jolts of pain. Sciatica is caused by the …Read More

  8. The Benefits Of Lowering Your Cholesterol

    It is generally thought that cholesterol is not a good thing. However, that is not true. We need cholesterol in order to regulate the plaque found in arteries to prevent it from building up. There are two types of cholesterol: LDL and HDL. LDL is the bad cholesterol that you have heard about; HDL is the beneficial cholesterol that we need to survive. When you have high LDL cholesterol and low HDL …Read More

  9. The Advantages Of Testosterone Injections

    When you have low testosterone, there are many negative side effects, such as low self-esteem, depression, erectile dysfunction, decreased sex drive, and fatigue. You may feel overwhelmed by these symptoms, and may be unsure of how to proceed. At Men’s Vitality Center in Tucson, when we discover that one of our clients has low testosterone, we offer testosterone replacement therapy as a treatmen…Read More

  10. Common Misconceptions About Diabetes

    One of the services we offer at Men’s Vitality Center is diabetes management. Diabetes is a serious disease, but with proper education and management, people with diabetes can live healthy and normal lives. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation out there about diabetes. Here, we will take on common myths about diabetes. MYTH: Diabetes is caused by excessive sugar consumption. We have a…Read More