July

News Posts in July, 2009

NEW ADVANCED SPINE CENTER OFFERS MINIMALLY INVASIVE PROCEDURES
Jul 20, 2009

To improve access to highly specialized care and to further its commitment to patients suffering from spine-related disorders, Alvarado Hospital has opened the Advanced Spine Institute & Minimally Invasive Spine Center, a multi-specialty ...

MEN ARE INCREASINGLY BRINGING A BUZZ INTO THE BEDROOM
Jul 19, 2009

Study Suggests Use of Vibrators Can Improve Sexual Function and Promote Health-Conscious Behavior According to a study in the July 2009 issue of The Journal of Sexual Medicine, the use of vibrators can bring a new healthy “buzz” to the ...

HELPING SAN DIEGANS BREATHE BETTER
Jul 12, 2009

For many San Diegans who suffer from a chronic cough and other breathing problems, spring’s allergy season can severely aggravate thier condition and lead to serious complications, hospitalization or even death. According to the American Lung ...

"MALE MENOPAUSE" AND LOW HORMONAL LEVELS
Jul 8, 2009

Menopause isn’t just for women anymore. As men approach age 50, their testosterone levels decrease, which can lead to bothersome symptoms characterized by andropause, otherwise known as “male menopause.” Alvarado Hospital’s ...

OUTDOOR COOKING TIPS FOR A SAFE SUMMER
Jul 1, 2009

Summer is a great time to fire up the grill. While grilling outdoors is enjoyable for most, it also creates potential roadblocks for the cook. This means the chef must practice extra caution when preparing and serving the food in the outdoors. No ...