Here’s a less-known, but effective, prostate cancer treatment: freeze the cancer cells. Cryotherapy offers an excellent option for some prostate cancer patients, experts say.
Urinary & Kidney Health
Find tips for daily living with kidney, bladder, prostate and urethral conditions and learn about treatment breakthroughs, including minimally invasive and scarless options for kidney surgery, from our Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute.
Do you often wake up at night with a full bladder? You might wonder if this is normal. It’s true that as we age, our bladders can hold less urine. But if it's happening more than twice a night, talk to your doctor.
Known for its widespread use in plastic surgery, Botox (botulinum toxin) was approved a year ago for female patients who have overactive bladders and experience sudden urgency. The drug is effective 70 to 80 percent of the time.
Many men plan a vasectomy for this week with an eye toward watching the NCAA basketball tournament all weekend while they recuperate.
Men with erectile dysfunction (ED) should be checked by a doctor for early heart disease, even if they aren’t interested in ED treatment. Almost every man with ED can receive treatment that works for him.
Kidney stones have historically been an affliction of mostly middle-aged men, but now they’re being observed in more women, young adults and kids. The answer lies in diet, hydration and exercise.
Drinking cranberry juice is just one of the myths that abound about preventing and treating urinary tract infections (UTIs). Here, we’ll separate UTI fact from fiction.
Many women find their beauty rest interrupted by a need to urinate at night. Learn what causes nocturia, or nighttime urination, and when you need to see a doctor.
Guys: Over-the-counter ‘natural’ remedies that claim to raise your testosterone levels may sound too good to be true. Are they?