Testicular Cancer Awareness: Knowing The Signs

Educate yourself on testicular cancer during Testicular Cancer Awareness Month   April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month, so now is the time to learn or refresh your understanding of five signs that could indicate testicular cancer. Knowing the signs and symptoms, can equip you with the right tools to prevent and treat testicular cancer. The

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How To Self-Check For Testicular Cancer

  Understanding how to self-check for testicular cancer can increase the likelihood of early detection. Males of any age can develop testicular cancer, including infants and elderly men. In an effort to increase awareness, we’ve compiled a couple of easy-to-follow steps to administer a self-examination, which will aid in the identification of testicular cancer.  

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Recognizing National Kidney Month: 7 Early Signs of Kidney Disease

Kidney disease isn’t something that comes up in conversation when discussing ailments. For one reason or another, people often do not realize the severity inherent to kidney problems. In North Carolina, kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death, kidney cancer specifically is number one!   While Nephrologists are specialists who focus on disorders

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Top 5 Intimacy Issues and How to Overcome Them

Valentine’s Day represents a celebration of the intimacy and appreciation you share with your partner. Understanding common obstacles to intimacy is important to cultivating a happy and healthy relationship.   We’ve compiled a list of five common intimacy obstacles, and tips on how to alleviate them. We hope this helps further your relationship and allows

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The 5 Best Exercises For Prevention and Treatment of Female Overactive Bladder

An overactive bladder can be a nuisance. Luckily, there are some exercises that will help improve urinary health and strength. These five exercises have been proven to help most patients control their overactive bladder and take back control of their lives:   Pelvic Floor Ball Squeezes To begin, an exercise ball and a sturdy chair

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7 Holiday Diet Tips for a Healthy Bladder

Most people are concerned about gaining weight around the holidays, but few people take into consideration their urological health.   During the holiday season, many people have an increased risk of compromising their health due to the tendency to splurge on treats that wouldn’t necessarily be part of their regular diet. When these foods are

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The Great Pumpkin Seed Debate: Benefits for Prostate Health

Pumpkin seeds and prostate health Fall is upon us, and a season staple is the pumpkin! They’re everywhere. In that spirit, we want to take the opportunity to discuss The Great Pumpkin Seed Debate.   We have continuous questions regarding potential prostate supplements and ways to keep your prostate healthy. Can pumpkin seeds improve prostate

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Does Soda Cause Kidney Stones?

  Is this beloved beverage affecting your kidney health? Kidney stones are hard, pebble-like deposits made from minerals and salts that form in your kidneys. About 11% of men and 7% of women suffer from kidney stones, and they have a track record for occurring more than once. They can be extremely painful as they

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.   In recognition we are sharing information on how you can support loved ones and friends with prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in six men in the United States.   Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers found in men, which is why it is

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Surgical Options for Treatment of Male Stress Urinary Incontinence

Male Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) is known as the accidental leakage of urine due to stress or strain on the bladder, such as, a coughing, sneezing, change of positions, laughing, etc. This typically occurs more often in older men as a normal part of the aging process. If there is a problem with a man’s

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