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December 3, 2018
Clinical trial for bladder cancer

Life on the Road to Bladder Cancer Recovery

Cancer of any form is a physically and emotionally taxing experience to go through – even during the recovery process. Recovery from bladder cancer treatment, in particular, presents a unique set of challenges to the ways in which a body performs some of its basic functions. Let’s take a look […]
November 19, 2018
Uterine Fibroids

Uterine Fibroids

Fibroids are abnormal growths that develop in or on a woman’s uterus and are typically benign (noncancerous). These growths are harmless but can adversely affect women in their childbearing years if left untreated. One such complication from untreated uterine fibroids is infertility.   So how do you know if you […]
October 11, 2018
peyronnies, bent penis, curved penis

Peyronie’s Disease

What is Peyronie’s Disease? Peyronie’s Disease causes a bend in the penis that can make an erection painful. This is also sometimes called penile curvature. Peyronie’s Disease most common occurs in middle-aged men but can occasionally be found in men as young as 20. Research has shown that 8 – […]
October 8, 2018

4 Tips to Help with Premature Ejaculation

Bedroom matters can be a sensitive topic and, for some, can be a source of embarrassment or frustration. If you’re climaxing sooner than you and your partner would like, sex may not be satisfying for either of you. It’s a problem called premature ejaculation (PE). Unfortunately, relationships can suffer as […]
September 21, 2018
Heartburn, GERD, acid reflux

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when stomach acid frequently flows back into the tube connecting your mouth and stomach (the esophagus). This backwash (called acid reflux) can can then irritate the esophageal lining. GERD, without further investigation, can often be confused with acid reflux and heartburn. However, knowing the difference […]
July 30, 2018

Learn More About T2 Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes, also once known as adult-onset diabetes, is a chronic condition that affects the way your body metabolizes blood sugar (also called blood glucose). It is also the most common type of diabetes. With type 2 diabetes, your body is either resistant to insulin (a hormone that regulates […]
August 17, 2018

Summer Heat and Diabetes

Exposure to higher temperatures and humidity combined with inadequate amounts of fluids is the perfect storm for heat-related ailments. Those with diabetes are particularly at risk for blood sugar fluctuations, heat exhaustion or heat stroke in these high temperature months. Summer fun is still on the table but diabetics need […]