Are you happy? Does happiness equal a good life? My private practice serves high-net-worth individuals. So, it may surprise many that these are very common questions I hear from my patients. There’s nothing more unsettling than living a meaningless life in a meaningless world. So how do you live a good life? Elements For Living
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The Annual Men’s Health Physical Exam for men has gone the way of the jockstrap since the Covid-19 Pandemic. Any man under the age of fifty years old likely has never worn or much less seen a jockstrap. This garment from the late 1800s was invented with the specific intent of securing the male anatomy.
With the recent legalization of marijuana in New York City, it is only a matter of time before dispensaries open up in your neighborhood. Once this happens you can purchase small amounts of marijuana legally. At the same time, many have advocated for the legalization of marijuana. Touting its therapeutic benefits ranging from pain relief,
Nonbacterial Prostatitis or chronic pelvic pain syndrome is a common but painful condition. It affects 10 to 15 percent of the U.S. male population. It’s also the most common form of prostatitis and occurs in men of any age group. Nonbacterial Prostatitis is no laughing matter but in the immortal words of Jerry Stiller. In his
Stress is a normal part of life. Everyone has dealt with it at one time or another. Whether it’s at home, the office, or out in the wide world. Stress will always be present in life. Whether it’s raising kids, working toward upcoming deadlines, or in romantic relationships. It is not always a bad thing.
By Ian Matonti Medically Reviewed by Raymond Zakhari, NP 5 Unhealthy Habits With the global pandemic in the rearview mirror, the last thing we want to hear is the words, health, or wellness. The last few years have been rough for many and it’s understandable to feel a little burnt out. We need to
By Dr. Raymond Zakhari What if we combine exercise like walking along with talk therapy? It sounds strange just bear with me. The “Walking” Exercise, such as walking has many physical health benefits. Research has also highlighted many of the psychological benefits. Brisk walking with a friend or therapist can reduce your physical and psychological
An Executive Physical Exam is a useful assessment of your health. This comprehensive exam can give you the information you need to make important health decisions from a place of power. An Executive Physical Exam is especially helpful for men because they have higher rates of morbidity and mortality. Men are usually unaware of underlying
By Dr. Raymond Zakhari Dementia is one of the most common conditions that I deal with in my private practice. I wanted to provide a summary of the most common types of dementia. How to go about reducing the burden on the patient and loved ones. There are many kinds of dementia, but I
What is The Whole Package Men’s Health Physical? It is a comprehensive physical exam for men (the group who normally neglects primary care for many years at a time). It is a convenient one-stop shop in which all the services are provided in your home. What is the process to begin? Once you decide to