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Prostate Cancer Screening & Treatment

The term “cancer” refers to a condition in which cells accumulate uncontrollably—the ability to regulate cell growth or death is lost. So instead of dying as they should, prostate cancer cells live longer than normal cells and form masses of abnormal cells known as tumors. Primary tumors are the original tumors; secondary tumors occur if…
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Control Your bladder, Don’t Let Your Bladder Control You

Going to the bathroom often? waking up all night?  Need to stop at every gas station? These can all be signs of an underlying bladder condition known as overactive bladder. Control Your bladder, Don’t Let Your Bladder Control You Overactive Bladder Overactive bladder is a common condition that may affect 15% of American women, spanning all adult…
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What Is Bladder Cancer?

Bladder cancer is a type of cancer that begins in your bladder — a balloon-shaped organ in your pelvic area that stores urine. It begins most often in the cells that line the inside of the bladder. Bladder cancer typically affects older adults, though it can occur at any age.The great majority of bladder cancers…
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Female Sexual Dysfunction

Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is a prevalent problem, afflicting approximately 40% of women. FSD can occur at any stage of life. It can be lifelong or be acquired later in life. It can occur only in certain sexual situations or in all sexual situations. Sexual response involves a complex interplay of physiology, emotions, experiences, beliefs,…
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BPH Causes & Treatment

What is benign prostatic hyperplasia - BPH? Benign prostatic hyperplasia––also called BPH––is a condition in men in which the prostate gland is enlarged and not cancerous. Benign prostatic hyperplasia is also called benign prostatic hypertrophy or benign prostatic obstruction. (more…)
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