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Enlarged Prostate (BPH) What is an benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)? The prostate gland is a reproductive gland just below the bladder of a man. It encircles the urethra, the tube in the penis through which urine and semen pass. The prostate contributes fluids and nutrients to the semen. Comparison of normal and hyperplastic prostate Benign prostatic hypertrophy, or more simply an enlarged prostate, is generally considered a normal part of the aging process. The prostate gland grows bigger, and can cause problems with urination when it begins to squeeze the urethra or press on the bladder. The reason an enlarged prostate is called benign prostatic hypertrophy (that last ‘H’ sometimes stands for hyperplasia) is this condition is not cancer and does not contribute to … Continue reading
Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer diagnosed in American men. According to the American Cancer Society, there will be over 180,000 new cases diagnosed in American men during this year alone. The good news is that prostate cancer has a very good prognosis when diagnosed and treated in the early stages with surgery. Which is why regular screening and early detection is so important. However, surgery may lead to side effects such as frequent and nighttime urination, incontinence, and erectile dysfunction. But there is more good news, acupuncture can effectively reduce these symptoms and improve your quality of life. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been treating problems of urination and sexual dysfunction for over than 2000 years. Starting … Continue reading
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