When you‚Äôre laid up on the sofa recovering out of your vasectomy, you could as effectively have one thing enjoyable to look at, proper?
That appears to be the thought behind a craze dubbed ‚ÄúVas Insanity‚ÄĚ through which docs and healthcare techniques see a rise within the variety of vasectomy procedures carried out every March through the NCAA basketball event.
In 2016, in truth, Athena Well being Community researchers famous a 30 % improve in vasectomies through the first spherical of the three-week event over the numbers recorded in a median week. Main medical facilities similar to New York College and the Cleveland Clinic have reported related will increase throughout March and early April every year.
‚ÄúWe sometimes recommend males take 48 hours at residence to kick up their ft and get well after a vasectomy,” stated Dr. Jared Bieniek, medical director of Hartford HealthCare Tallwood Males‚Äôs Well being.¬†“What higher means this yr than with a cushty chair, an ice pack and your favourite school basketball workforce?‚ÄĚ
A vasectomy is an easy, in-office process for everlasting male contraception. A urologist performs the minimally-invasive process by a small pores and skin opening and cuts the vas deferens, the tube carrying sperm, on either side. This prevents the movement of sperm into the ejaculate fluid that may result in being pregnant.
If you’re inquisitive about scheduling a vasectomy and having an excuse to look at the video games, Dr. Bieniek is providing a Vasectomy Clinic on Saturday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Tallwood Males‚Äôs Well being situated at 10 Birdseye Street, Farmington. (That’s the date of the South Regional and West Regional males’s remaining.)
Registration for the Tallwood Vasectomy Clinic is required and area is proscribed. Name Tallwood Males‚Äôs Well being at 860.678.5700 to order your spot as we speak. For details about vasectomies, vasectomy reversal or different males‚Äôs well being considerations, click on right here.