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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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BPH Treatment

Treatment options for benign prostatic hyperplasia BPH may include: lifestyle changes medications minimally invasive procedures surgery A health care provider treats benign prostatic hyperplasia based on the severity of symptoms, how much the symptoms affect a man’s daily life, and a man’s preferences. Men may not need treatment for a mildly enlarged prostate unless their symptoms…
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Overactive Bladder Clinical Research Treatment

First, it's important to realize that OVERACTIVE BLADDER is not a “weak” bladder. In fact, OAB occurs when nerves are affected. These nerves send signals to your bladder at the wrong time, causing the muscle to squeeze without warning. This process causes your bladder to spasm uncontrollably, creating leakage, the strong sudden need to “go,” and…
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