Dr. Fazil’s Blog

How To Avoid Unnecessary Medications

In this episode of the Dr. Fazil Show, Dr. Fazil goes over the importance of having an accurate inventory of the medications patients take on a daily basis. He gives an in-depth look at the dangers of not knowing what medications you should be taking and which ones could be stopped and how to avoid …

The Many Causes of Back Pain

In this episode of the Dr. Fazil Show, Dr. Fazil discusses a recurring topic among all of his patients, “Low Back Pain”. With multiple probable causes for back pain, there are multiple issues that could cause acute and chronic back pain. Here Dr. Fazil covers the most common diagnosis for back pain and what could …

October 2020 Male Sexual Disorders

In this interview Dr. Fazil addresses one of the many questions some male patients are not comfortable asking their primary care physicians. With many male patients suffering from sexual disorders, Dr. Fazil addresses some of the causes for this and what treatment options that are currently available. Watch along to find out more information on …

September 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

In this remote interview between Dr. Fazil and our host Wendy, they discusses the current advancements of a Coronavirus vaccine and when we might expect it to be available. He goes into detail on what the current technologies being used are in creation of the vaccine here in the United States and how it differs …

Prostate Facts

  01) One in 10,000 men under the age of 40 develop prostate cancer, where as one in eight men between the ages of 60 and 80 suffer from the disease. 02) For some reason, not yet fully understood, the rate of prostate cancer among black men is higher than that of other race groups. …

Sleeping Fun Facts

01) We are the only mammals that willingly delay sleep. 02) Have trouble waking up on Monday morning? Blame “social jet lag” from your altered weekend sleep schedule. 03) Finding it hard to get out of bed in the morning is a real condition called Dysania. It may signal a nutritional deficiency, depression or other …

Sleep Apnea Fun Facts

01) More than 22 million Americans are dealing with sleep apnea right now. 02) 80% of moderate to severe sleep apnea cases are undiagnosed. 03) Sleep apnea symptoms include chronic snoring, waking up abruptly to the sensation of choking or gasping, excessive daytime sleepiness, insomnia, awakening with a dry throat, morning headaches, and irritability. 04) …