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Common Causes of Male Infertility

Common Causes of Male Infertility Fertility struggles aren't strictly an issue for women. About 11 percent of women in the United States have experienced fertility issues, while nine percent of men have dealt with similar struggles. Problems with fertility can increase over time, as fertility in both men and women declines with [...]

Common Causes of Male Infertility2021-03-04T16:09:12-05:00

Different Symptoms of BPH vs. Prostate Cancer

Different Symptoms of BPH vs. Prostate Cancer Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers for American men. One in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime, according to data from the American Cancer Society. Just because prostate cancer is so common, that doesn't [...]

Different Symptoms of BPH vs. Prostate Cancer2021-03-04T16:09:49-05:00

Is UroLift Effective? More Common Questions

Is UroLift Effective? More Common Questions As men age, the prostate gland grows larger. At times, the prostate can grow large enough that it blocks the flow of urine, leading to a common condition known as BPH, or benign prostatic hyperplasia. When men begin experiencing symptoms from BPH, they often turn to doctors for [...]

Is UroLift Effective? More Common Questions2021-03-04T16:09:56-05:00

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 Causes2021-03-04T16:10:19-05:00

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 Hydronephrosis2021-03-04T16:10:29-05:00

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?2021-03-04T16:10:41-05:00

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 the [...]

What Are the Symptoms of a Hydrocele?2021-03-04T16:10:54-05:00