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Kidney Cysts Treatments

A kidney cyst is a fluid-filled sac that grows in your kidneys, which are the bean-shaped organs that filter wastes out of your bloodstream to produce urine. You might have a single cyst on one kidney or many cysts on both kidneys. There are two types of cysts: simple cysts and polycystic kidney disease. (more…)
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Low Testosterone Signs & Treatments

Low testosterone, or "Low-T," is a surprisingly common condition that affects tens of millions of men around the world. Testosterone is an essential hormone for men (and women, albeit in very small amounts). At healthy levels, testosterone is responsible for everything from controlling your sex drive and energy levels to helping you gain strength and develop muscle…
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Peyronie’s Disease (Curved Penis) Treatments

Peyronie's Disease, also known as curvature of the penis, is a condition in which the penis, when erect, bends abnormally. It is a rare cause of erectile dysfunction - a condition where a man has difficulty achieving or maintaining and erection. Peyronie's Disease Symptoms Peyronie’s disease plaques mostly (70% of the time) form on the…
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Blood in Urine Hematuria Causes & Treatment

Hematuria is the medical term for blood in your urine. Several different conditions and diseases can cause hematuria. These include infections, kidney disease, cancer, and rare blood disorders. The blood may be visible or in such small quantities that it can’t be seen with the naked eye. Any blood in the urine can be a…
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Ways To Prevent Kidney Stones

If you’ve ever had a kidney stone, you surely remember it. The pain can be unbearable, coming in waves until the tiny stone passes through your urinary plumbing and out of the body. For many, kidney stones aren’t a one-time thing: in about half of people who have had one, another appears within seven years without…
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