Kidney Stone-Free Diet for the Holidays

The holidays are a time to celebrate—don’t let kidney stones get you down! Whether you’re eating to decrease your risk of kidney stones or to prevent yourself from getting another one, here’s a list of great foods to eat during this holiday season to keep you kidney stone-free!   Drink Water Although technically not a

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8 of Our Easy-to-Reach Urology Locations

When you need to make an appointment with us, don’t fret. Urology Specialists of the Carolinas is here to get you the urological care you need at eight easy-to-reach locations throughout North Carolina.   Check out all of our eight convenient locations to see which one is the closest to your home or office!  

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3 Treatment Options for Stress Incontinence in Women

Stress incontinence in women happens when you leak urine in between trips to the bathroom. These leaks usually happen when sneezing, coughing, laughing, or even sexual intercourse, all of which can cause stress to your lower urinary tract—hence “stress” incontinence. While some women live with stress incontinence, there are treatments available. Stress incontinence isn’t something

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Signs of an Overactive Bladder

An overactive bladder is when there’s an issue with your bladder function that makes you feel like you need to urinate, usually suddenly and often. For some people, this change happens over time and they just learn to live with the symptoms of an overactive bladder without getting it treated; however, the symptoms can be

By |October 28th, 2015|Categories: Incontinence, Overactive Bladder, Urology Specialists|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Signs of an Overactive Bladder