Men’s Health

What are the Stages of Pelvic Organ Prolapse?

The 4 Stages of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Prolapse is a common medical condition mainly present in women This diagnosis comes from the sagging or dropping of any organ in the body. Specifically, pelvic organ prolapse is the dropping of any organ on the pelvic floor out and down toward the genital region.  Continue reading to

By |2022-09-13T16:36:47+00:00September 10th, 2022|Categories: General Health, Men's Health, Uncategorized, Urology Specialists, Women's Health|Comments Off on What are the Stages of Pelvic Organ Prolapse?

#ZEROStrong Together: A Dash for Awareness

Prostatitis vs Prostate Cancer: #ZEROStrong Together Did you know that prostate cancer is the second most common cause of cancer-related death in American men, behind lung cancer? According to statistics, approximately 1 in 41 men will develop prostate cancer during their lifetime; therefore, knowing all of the facts can save a life. It is

By |2022-09-13T16:24:50+00:00September 10th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, Prostate Cancer, Uncategorized, Urology Specialists|Comments Off on #ZEROStrong Together: A Dash for Awareness

Tips for Maintaining Urinary Tract Health in the Summer

Ways to Keep Your Bladder Healthy this Summer It’s a known fact that with rising temperatures, comes a higher risk for poor urinary tract health. In fact, nearly 60% of women and 12% of males are susceptible to developing a UTI during the warm summer months.  There are many things that you can do this

By |2022-09-12T20:02:12+00:00August 11th, 2022|Categories: General Health, Men's Health, Women's Health|Comments Off on Tips for Maintaining Urinary Tract Health in the Summer

When Should You Get Checked for Prostate Cancer?

Testing for Prostate Cancer: When’s the Right Time? Beyond skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men. On average, 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. The prostate is a vital part of the male reproductive system and is located just below the bladder.

By |2022-09-22T11:52:35+00:00June 13th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, Prostate Cancer|Comments Off on When Should You Get Checked for Prostate Cancer?

5 Signs of an Enlarged Prostate

What are the Signs of an Enlarged Prostate? An enlarged prostate, also known as benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) is a more common diagnosis than you may think. In fact, about 50% of men over the age of 75 will experience symptoms of BPH. Though this condition can cause discomfort and be inconvenient at times, it

By |2022-05-09T15:24:41+00:00May 26th, 2022|Categories: BPH, Enlarged Prostate, Men's Health|Comments Off on 5 Signs of an Enlarged Prostate

Debunking the Top 5 Myths About Male UTIs

Myth Busters: Can a Man Get a UTI?  Though men are less likely to contract a urinary tract infection (UTI), that doesn't mean that it can’t happen. The internet is great because it provides patients the ability to research different infections and medical issues, however,  it also allows for misinformation to spread — creating commonly

By |2022-05-09T15:10:39+00:00May 18th, 2022|Categories: Men's Health, UTI|Comments Off on Debunking the Top 5 Myths About Male UTIs

8 Reasons for Men to See a Urologist

When Should a Man See a Urologist? We know urinary health isn’t always the manliest topic, but we’re ready to change that! Whether you’re going for an annual checkup or a specific reason, it is always important to make your health a priority — especially as you age. An annual checkup with a urologist can

By |2021-12-17T19:06:51+00:00December 22nd, 2021|Categories: Men's Health|Comments Off on 8 Reasons for Men to See a Urologist

Recognizing the Symptoms of a Varicocele

Your Guide to Varicocele Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment Options As a man, experiencing swelling in your scrotum can be not only painful, but also uncomfortable to acknowledge. However, varicoceles are a fairly common occurrence, developing in the scrotum of approximately 10 to 15 out of every 100 men. While typically harmless, this condition can cause

By |2021-10-13T16:17:31+00:00October 20th, 2021|Categories: Men's Health|Comments Off on Recognizing the Symptoms of a Varicocele

The Importance of Getting a PSA Screening

Everything to Know About Getting a PSA Screening Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men. In fact, 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. Although there’s no denying this is an alarming statistic, the good news is that prostate cancer

By |2021-08-12T14:42:55+00:00June 23rd, 2021|Categories: Men's Health|Comments Off on The Importance of Getting a PSA Screening

Steps to Prepare for a Male Urology Exam

Your Guide to Preparing for a Male Urology Exam For men, making the decision to visit a urologist is an important step in their overall health journey. An annual checkup with a urologist can help not only identify, but also treat several key issues that affect long-term urinary health. But,

By |2021-07-15T17:24:34+00:00June 7th, 2021|Categories: Men's Health|Comments Off on Steps to Prepare for a Male Urology Exam