17 Healthy Habits to Start (and Keep) in 2020

Make Your Health a Priority in the New Year with These 17 Healthy Habits Everyone makes New Year’s resolutions — but how many people actually keep them? A recent study shows that 80 percent of people abandon their resolutions for healthy habits shortly after the new year, and only 8 percent of people actually achieve

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PSA for PSA: Why Prostate-Specific Antigen Testing Matters

Prostate-Specific Antigen Testing: Why it Matters In this blog, we discuss the importance of having your prostate examined through prostate-specific antigen testing, as well as detail common issues men may experience due to an unhealthy prostate. Unfortunately, most men don’t think twice about their prostate health. In fact, many men believe myths about prostate cancer and

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7 Holiday Diet Tips for a Healthy Bladder

How to Maintain Your Urological Health During the Holidays November is National Bladder Health Awareness Month and to celebrate we’re sharing seven holiday diet tips to keep your bladder healthy this holiday season!  The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes great company and even better food. To most, eating one-too-many platefuls at

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9 Signs of Low Testosterone In Men

Signs of Low Testosterone As men age, it’s not uncommon for them to experience signs of low testosterone. In fact, low testosterone, or low T, affects two out of 10 men over the age of 60. While everyone produces levels of testosterone, it’s mostly produced by men in the testicles. Testosterone is responsible for a

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Men’s Health 101: Getting To Know Your Prostate

What Every Man Needs To Know About His Prostate Men everywhere know that prostate health is important, but most of those men never understand why—or what their prostate even is for that matter! As you age, your prostate may grow, causing what we call an enlarged prostate. Or your prostate may experience severe swelling, known

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10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before A Vasectomy

While a vasectomy is an extremely simple, safe and effective procedure, the idea of one is scary to most men. The decision to have a vasectomy is an important one, especially in regards to future family planning. If you are thinking of getting a vasectomy, here are some questions to ask before making a decision.

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5 Common Treatment Options for Men With Erectile Dysfunction

What is Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to maintain an erection sufficient for satisfying sexual activity in men. Did you know that erectile dysfunction is one of the most common sexual problems for men? In fact, it affects about 15 to 30 million American men. While it typically affects older men

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In Office Treatments for Enlarged Prostate

What is commonly known and referred to as an “enlarged prostate” is known in our office as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). BPH, like various other prostate problems, is common in older men. Luckily, there are a few relatively simple, in-office treatment options available for men who experience enlarged prostate symptoms. What is the prostate? The

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How To Support Your Partner Through A Vasectomy Surgery

Having a supportive partner before, during and after vasectomy surgery makes a difference! A vasectomy is a simple surgery during which the small tubes in a man’s scrotum that carry sperm are cut or blocked off so that sperm cannot leave the body. It is a simple, safe, and effective surgical procedure but nonetheless, a

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Top Signs of (and Tips to Avoid) Dehydration

The Weatherman is calling for 80-90 degree days and a lot of sunshine. And this can only mean one thing–summer is officially underway here in the Carolinas. *Que the backyard BBQs, weekend beach trips, days on the boat, and cases of mild to severe dehydration! That’s right, while the summer is a time for fun

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