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Prostatitis Symptoms and Treatment

Prostatitis Symptoms and Treatment

The term prostatitis describes inflammation of the prostate gland. Unlike other prostatic conditions, prostatitis affects younger and older men alike. It is common, affecting up to 1 in 12 men in their lifetime and keeping urologists busy.

If you have symptoms of prostatitis, your physician will want to determine the severity

Do You Have Pain with Intercourse?

Pelvic pain can ruin the desire to be intimate, create anxiety, negatively affect relationships, and reduce quality of life. Three of the most common causes include vulvodynia (chronic pain in the vulvar region), pelvic floor dysfunctions (issues with muscles, ligaments, and joints of the pelvic girdle), and vaginal atrophy (vaginal

4. Prostatitis

The term prostatitis describes inflammation of the prostate gland. Unlike other prostatic conditions, prostatitis affects younger and older men alike. It is common, affecting up to 1 in 12 men in their lifetime and keeping urologists busy (it’s responsible for 25 percent of all visits to urology clinics).
In the United

Ease Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Abdominal pain, gas, bloating, diarrhea, and constipation are symptoms common to several different conditions, one of which is irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). But recognizing IBS isn’t always easy, since many of its symptoms are common to several other medical conditions.
Diagnosing IBS
The official definition of IBS is recurrent abdominal pain or

4. Prostatitis

The term prostatitis describes inflammation of the prostate gland. Unlike other prostatic conditions, prostatitis affects younger and older men alike. It is common, affecting up to 1 in 12 men in their lifetime and keeping urologists busy (it’s responsible for 25 percent of all visits to urology clinics).
In the United

Report Incontinence to Your Doctor

Urinary incontinence (UI) can have a significant impact on a woman’s quality of life, especially if she begins avoiding activities and situations due to concerns about urine leakage. A recent study suggested that women with the problem tend to get less exercise—and that’s unfortunate, since other research suggests that exercise

Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Common Cause of “Tummy Troubles”

Abdominal pain, gas, bloating, diarrhea, and constipation are symptoms common to several conditions, one of which is irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). But recognizing IBS isn’t always easy. “It can be confusing because IBS is not a disease; rather, it is a group of symptoms,” says Christine Frissora, MD, a gastroenterologist

Prevent Urine Leakage by Strengthening Your Pelvic Floor Muscles

Your “pelvic floor” is a group of muscles and tissues that form a hammock across your pelvis, holding your uterus, bladder, bowel, and other pelvic organs in place so they can work properly, explains Polly de Mille, RN, RCEP, CSCS, USAT, Clinical Supervisor, Sports Performance at the Tisch Sports Performance

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