Blog Archive

Get Up on the (Pelvic) Floor Sep 27th, 2019

The pelvic floor is seen as the “hammock” that supports your body’s movement, balance, stability and flexibility. It is located at the base of the urogenital system and keeps everything where it needs to be. When you contract or relax these muscles, this allows you to pass a bowel movement,...

To Freeze, or Not to Freeze Sep 4th, 2019

Sometimes, no matter what we do to try and get rid of our stubborn areas, it just doesn’t seem to go our way. We exhaust ourselves in the gym and eat nutritious foods for days on end, but for some reason, the fat just seems to want to stick with...

Let’s Talk About Stress…Incontinence Aug 20th, 2019

Stress incontinence, also known as stress urinary incontinence, is the unintentional loss or leakage of urine with stress or strain. This can occur when there is physical movement or activity present, such as when you sneeze, cough, run, or lift a heavy object. Anything that puts pressure on the bladder...

A to Z Health Guide: Kidney Stones Aug 7th, 2019

Ah, summer. A time for relaxation, barbeques, walks on the beach…. or a quick trip to the ER. That’s right. Summertime in the United States calls for a greater chance of developing kidney stones due to the rise in temperatures and humidity. In this heat, we can forget to drink...

The ED Remedy You Haven't Heard About: Shock Wave Therapy Jun 5th, 2019

Erectile dysfunction (ED) affects approximately 40% of men at age 40, and nearly 70% of men are affected at age 70. More than 600,000 new cases of ED are diagnosed each year in the United States alone. Although the front line of treatment for ED is typically an oral medication...

Feel Confident for Swimsuit Season with SculpSure® May 21st, 2019

Imagine walking on the beach or lounging by the pool and feeling completely comfortable about every part of your body. That’s confidence. But it takes more than shedding a few pounds to give you confidence in a swimsuit. Jeans and shorts are one thing, but stripping down to the bare...

Don't Live With Painful Sex After Menopause: Learn About Hormone-Free MonaLisa Touch® Mar 1st, 2019

Menopause describes the point in your life when you haven’t had a menstrual period for at least 12 consecutive months. If you’re in menopause, your ovaries no longer release eggs, so you can no longer become pregnant. As your body prepares for and passes into menopause, you experience decreases in...

Learn How PRP Can Improve Sexual Function Feb 8th, 2019

Is sex more work and less fun that it used to be? Whether you're a man experiencing erectile dysfunction or a woman suffering from discomfort or lack of arousal, aging can take its toll on everyone. Fortunately, platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections can help. At Prestige Medical Group located in...

How Does SculpSure Work and Are You a Good Candidate? Jan 17th, 2019

There are some things in life that you just can’t get around, like taxes and traffic, but there’s a way to keep stubborn fat off of the list. If you’ve done the hard work through diet and exercise, only to be met by a seemingly impenetrable wall of stubborn fat...