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Overactive Bladder: The Main Causes

Overactive Bladder: The Main Causes Waking up multiple times at night to pee or feeling an urgency to go during the day can be signs of overactive bladder. You may experience leakage or feel like you have to go again shortly after visiting the bathroom. These symptoms can be embarrassing, but they’re [...]

Overactive Bladder: The Main Causes2020-11-20T20:32:26-05:00

What Is a “Swollen Kidney”? A Guide to Bilateral Hydronephrosis

What Is a "Swollen Kidney"? A Guide to Bilateral Hydronephrosis Enlarged kidneys can develop at any age, affecting not only adults and children but also the kidneys of prenatal infants. This swelling develops when the ureters used to drain the kidneys get blocked, causing a buildup of urine that leads to enlargement [...]

What Is a “Swollen Kidney”? A Guide to Bilateral Hydronephrosis2020-11-04T09:53:42-05:00

Penile Fracture: What Is It, and Is It Dangerous?

Penile Fracture: What Is It, and Is It Dangerous? Some people assume that because there's no bone in the penis, it's impossible to fracture this bodily organ. But while this type of injury is rare, it's true that you can break your penis through certain types of trauma—and a penile fracture can have serious health [...]

Penile Fracture: What Is It, and Is It Dangerous?2020-11-04T09:54:48-05:00

What Are the Symptoms of a Hydrocele?

What Are the Symptoms of a Hydrocele? Common in toddlers and less common in male adults, hydroceles sometimes don’t even need treatment, but increased swelling or pain needs to be carefully watched. What is a hydrocele? A hydrocele is a specific type of swelling in the scrotum caused by fluid collecting in [...]

What Are the Symptoms of a Hydrocele?2020-10-04T14:55:14-04:00

What Causes Kidney Stones

What Causes Kidney Stones Painful, prevalent and persistent, kidney stones are hard mineral deposits that build up inside the kidneys and are expelled out of the body. This is a very common issue for many Americans, but why do you get kidney stones, and what can individuals do to prevent them? This [...]

What Causes Kidney Stones2020-08-27T05:09:46-04:00

How to Do Kegel Exercises for Men

How to Do Kegel Exercises for Men Kegels for men? Is it possible, and why would one do them? This pelvic floor exercise is both possible and recommended for men of many ages and in many situations. Can men do Kegels?  Yes, men can do Kegels! Kegels help men strengthen their pelvic [...]

How to Do Kegel Exercises for Men2020-08-27T05:00:16-04:00

Bladder Cancer

Bladder / Urothelial Cancer By Dr. Vahan Kassabian and Dr. A. Dev Mally, Advanced Urology Bladder Cancer Overview BLADDER CANCER Occurring most frequently in men, bladder cancer is among the most common types of cancer and affects nearly 70,000 U.S. adults annually. Of this group, 90 percent of [...]

Bladder Cancer2020-05-12T14:48:54-04:00

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer By Dr. Vahan Kassabian and Dr. A. Dev Mally, Advanced Urology Updated 9:26 AM ET, Mon Jan 20, 2020 Atlanta Prostate Center: Prostate Cancer Overview PROSTATE CANCER Prostate cancer is common among men over the age of 65. It rarely affects men below the age [...]

Prostate Cancer2020-09-01T09:03:00-04:00