The Encyclopedia of Men's Health (Facts on File Library of by Glenn S. Rothfeld, Deborah S. Romaine
By Glenn S. Rothfeld, Deborah S. Romaine
A few of the significant wellbeing and fitness dangers that males face could be avoided and handled in the event that they are clinically determined early. an immense e-book for individuals of every age, The Encyclopedia of Men's health and wellbeing bargains a whole assessment of the clinical, medical, social, and way of life matters linked to this subject. geared up in a concise, authoritative encyclopedic structure, this worthy source presents greater than six hundred entries on concerns with regards to men's actual and psychological future health and health and wellbeing. It covers body structure, existence span, illnesses and stipulations (including remedy protocols, systems, and surgeries), genetics, medicinal drugs, supplements and vitamins, psychology, activities medication, sexual well-being, relationships with girl companions, men's fertility, fatherhood, and extra. Allopathic, complementary, and integrative ways to men's future health are mentioned all through. an intensive bibliography, a listing of best men's future health examine facilities and organisations, and a thesaurus of key phrases around out this finished reference.
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Cocaine’s actions on the nervous system and the heart are such that a single use can affect the heart like electrocution, so totally disrupting the flow of electrical signals that the heart can neither function nor recover. Deaths resulting from cocaine-induced arrhythmias are most common in men who are in their 40s and 50s. Abuse of narcotics (prescription or illicit) also can result in life-threatening bradycardia, as these drugs slow the body’s vital functions, including respiration and heart rate.
Successful angioplasty may “cure” angina to the extent that it removes the source of distress to the heart, putting an end to angina symptoms. However, the predisposing circumstances establishing a man’s risk for heart disease often remain. Lifestyle modifications are important for addressing these circumstances to lower the risk and prevent angina from recurring. Such changes include nutritious, low-fat eating habits and regular physical exercise, and weight loss if appropriate. OBESITY is itself a major risk factor for numerous forms of heart disease; nearly 60 percent of American men are overweight.
The same kinds of bacteria that cause infections elsewhere in the body often inhabit the intestinal tract, where they aid in the digestion of food. Antibiotics don’t distinguish bacterial locations; those that target a certain kind of bacteria will kill it no matter where in the body it is. This can deplete normal gastrointestinal bacteria colonies, often causing flatulence (gas) and diarrhea. A simple remedy to offset this effect is to eat plain yogurt that contains live lactobacillus during the course of the antibiotics.