Most of the growth spurt that a person will encounter will happen during his childhood and youth. This type of growth is mostly initiated by the growth hormone that is secreted by the body’s pituitary gland. If you look at the size of the pituitary gland, it may look very insignificant because it is roughly the size of a pea. Nevertheless, the purpose of the pituitary gland cannot be denied because without the multitude of hormone it secretes, particularly the growth hormone, the full development of the body will not happen. Continue reading
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is plain and simply the inability to get or bear an erection long and hard enough fit for sexual intercourse. This is actually a common issue that occurs in older men. However, the likelihood of it occurring to younger men means there must be certain reasons on why they are having difficulty in achieving it.
Most people understand that hair loss, particularly male pattern baldness which comprises of more than 80% of all types of baldness, is hormonal or genetically-related. For most, it will never really cross their mind that stress and aging can also be a factor when it comes to hair loss. The truth is these two are even triggering factors androgenic alopecia. Even if androgenic alopecia is in your blood, without triggering factors like stress and aging, you will not grow bald even if you wanted to. Continue reading
Dreadlocks is a hair style popular among those who wants to grow their hair with hardly the need to maintain it themselves. This is because the hairstyle itself encourages the formation of locks and twisting so that the hair can be weaved using a crochet hook and form knots within the hair. Even if the word dreadlocks was initially used by the Rastafari movement, the hairstyle has been formed many centuries earlier. Continue reading