Cleveland Clinic nephrologist Robert Heyka, MD, discusses common OTC medicines, antibiotics, and herbal supplements that can cause kidney damage, and he gives advice about screenings and risk factors.
Too often, patients and their doctors miss the early signs of testicular cancer, delaying the right diagnosis. Caught early, testicular cancer is one of the most curable forms of cancer.
Regular testicular self-examinations (TSE) are key to early detection of testicular cancer. Cleveland Clinic pediatric urologist Audrey Rhee, MD, has advice for parents on talking to their sons about the importance of TSEs.
Do you have type 1 diebetes that isn’t well controlled with insulin and dietary changes? A pancreas transplant may be an option. Transplant surgeon John Rabets, MD, explains who would be a candidate and what a transplant offers.
How has a washing machine been used as a dialysis machine? On World Kidney Day, learn what has helped researchers find effective treatments for chronic kidney disease.
When it comes to prostate cancer surgery, the experience and skill of the surgeon may have a bigger impact on the outcome than how the surgery was performed.
If you’re thinking of becoming a kidney donor, you should know that new rules should make it safer. An expert offers his interpretation of the changes.
Would you like to better understand prostate cancer? Our experts offer advice, information and additional resources, including a free Cancer Answer Line staffed by oncology nurses.
Ask questions and get answers about prostate cancer from a Cleveland Clinic physician during a live webchat Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at noon (ET).
Learn why aspirin can help — and vitamin E can hurt — your odds for preventing prostate cancer. A Cleveland Clinic prostate specialist weighs in on eight medicinal and dietary tips for cancer prevention.