One of the most troubling health problems some men face is erectile dysfunction (ED) – the inability to attain and maintain an erection, preventing a man from having or finishing sexual intercourse. While any men might experience erectile dysfunction occasionally due to stress, fatigue, alcohol, or emotional issues, some men have recurring episodes of ED that occur at least 25 percent
One of the most prevalent forms of cancer among men is prostate cancer. But how much about the disease do you actually know? The prostate is a small, walnut-shaped gland in men that produces the seminal fluid that nurtures and transports sperm. If prostate cancer is detected early – when it is still confined to
A growing number of men in America – more than half a million annually – are electing to undergo a vasectomy. This is a sterilization procedure in which a urological surgeon removes a segment of the vas deferens, a tube in the testis that transports mature sperm cells to the urethra in preparation for ejaculation.
If you are looking for a urology doctor, you likely have a problem with your urological system (bladder, kidneys, prostate, etc.) or reproductive system, and this is when your primary care doctor may recommend seeing a urology doctor. A urology doctor will guide you through many decisions about treating your urinary system condition and problem
Male infertility is when a man cannot get his partner pregnant. It can be due to low sperm count, poor sperm quality, or blockages in the reproductive tract. It is estimated that one in every six men in the United States will experience some form of infertility in their lifetime. This number is even higher