Causes of Female Incontinence

If you're like a lot of women who come to our office, you tend to avoid some great activities because you leak urine or need to stay close to a bathroom. There's no need to limit your life. Most causes of urinary incontinence can be treated successfully. You might have what we call stress urinary

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

Studies show about one-half of American men over age 40 have some degree of erectile dysfunction, or ED. ED is defined as the inability to achieve or maintain an erection adequate for sexual function. The good news is that there are many safe and effective ED treatments available. There are variety of risk factors for

Symptoms & Treatments for Bladder Cancer

Studies have shown that 9% to 18% of normal individuals can have some degree of blood in the urine or what doctors call hematuria. Sometimes blood in your urine is an indicator of something quickly treatable like a urinary tract infection or as a result of an enlarged prostate, but it can also be a

Bladder Cancer Awareness

Though all cancer starts with abnormal cell growth, there are many types of cancer, each claiming a different organ as its starting point. With each type of cancer there are different risk factors, symptoms, and growth tendencies. Bladder Cancer is the 6th most common type of cancer in the United States. As a part of

Celebrating National Nurses Week May 6-12 — Why Nurses Are so Important

It’s National Nurses Week, which means it’s time to celebrate nurses and the critical role they play in our healthcare system. This year’s theme is “Ethical Practice. Quality Care.” which emphasizes the role that ethics plays in nursing as well as the commitment nurses make to ethics in their jobs. Let’s take a look at

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Prostate Cancer Awareness and Control

April is National Cancer Control Month. Until we find a cure for cancer, our best bet for maintaining as much control as possible over cancer is education and awareness. This is an informational discussion of prostate cancer, the risk factors and warning signs: Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer is the second leading cause