5 Things You Didn’t Know About Premature Ejaculation

Premature ejaculation is a condition in men defined as achieving orgasm before you want to. Usually men who struggle with premature ejaculation reach orgasm in or around sixty seconds after penetration; sometimes orgasm is reached even before any penetration takes place. Premature ejaculation can be about a lack of control, but it can also be

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Thank You to Your Pharmacist

Pharmacists are amazing professionals who have extensive knowledge of medications, how to take them, and dosing, and they even help in the research of new medicines. It’s likely you see your pharmacist while picking up a prescription but don’t give him or her much thought. Your pharmacist is an incredible resource when to it comes

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What is Prostatitis?

Prostatitis is usually an infection of the prostate that leads to inflammation. However, inflammation of the prostate can also occur with no sign of an infection. Prostatitis is common and can affect men of all ages. Let’s learn some more about prostatitis and how it affects your urinary health. Causes and Symptoms It is not

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8 of Our Easy-to-Reach Urology Locations

When you need to make an appointment with us, don’t fret. Urology Specialists of the Carolinas is here to get you the urological care you need at eight easy-to-reach locations throughout North Carolina.   Check out all of our eight convenient locations to see which one is the closest to your home or office!  

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3 Treatment Options for Stress Incontinence in Women

Stress incontinence in women happens when you leak urine in between trips to the bathroom. These leaks usually happen when sneezing, coughing, laughing, or even sexual intercourse, all of which can cause stress to your lower urinary tract—hence “stress” incontinence. While some women live with stress incontinence, there are treatments available. Stress incontinence isn’t something

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5 Ways to Watch Your Weight This Holiday Season

While the holidays are a time to spend with friends and family, for many who aren't careful to watch their weight, the holidays are also a time to put on a few extra pounds. This usually doesn’t happen by choice, but rather by the overeating and disproportionate portion sizes that come with family meals. Overeating

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4 Symptoms of BPH You Shouldn’t Ignore

Health problems are your body’s way of telling you something is wrong. This is why it’s always important to listen to your body and not ignore any symptoms you’re experiencing. This is especially true for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), which is very common in men over 40. In fact, up to 90% of men will

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Top 3 Questions to Ask Your Urologist

Visiting a urologist can make some people a little anxious, but urologists are doctors just like any other doctor—they’re there to help you overcome your health problems, ensure you’re healthy and live your best life. That being said, it’s best to be prepared when visiting your urologist, whether you’re going in for a regular checkup or

What You Need to Know About Passing Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are unpleasant little formations in your kidneys that will eventually need to pass through and exit your body. Not everyone will get kidney stones, but those who do may have a history of not getting enough fluids or calcium in their diet. While rumored to be painful, passing your kidney stone is necessary.

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Treatment Options for Stress Incontinence in Women

Stress incontinence is one of the most common types of incontinence for women. This could be due to the fact that women give birth, and therefore their pelvic floor muscles that support the bladder and urethra are more likely to be weakened. Fortunately, stress incontinence can be treated and most women are able to find relief