Understanding Your Health
4 Facts about Kidney Stones You Need to Know

4 Things You Need to Know About Kidney Stones

You’ve probably heard of kidney stones before. Maybe, you have even had them. If you haven’t had them before, trust us, you don’t want them. There are many factors that contribute to why you may be at higher risk for kidney stones than other people. Knowing some basic information about …

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Cancer Awareness
Prostate cancer 101

Prostate Cancer 101

Of the many health issues that men face throughout their lives, prostate cancer ranks as one of the most prevalent. In fact, among males, prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer aside from skin cancer. Despite its frequent occurrence, however, the disease is often overlooked and misunderstood. “Prostate …

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Reproductive Medicine
Busting 8 Myths About Fertility

Busting 3 Common Myths About Fertility

When scrolling through the adorable pictures of babies on social media, you might be tempted to believe that getting pregnant is always easy. While it may come naturally for some, it’s much more of a challenge for those who struggle with infertility. In general, infertility is defined as not being …

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Understanding Your Health
Men's Health: Advice for Each Age and Stage

Men’s Health: Advice for Each Age and Stage

The oldest people in the world are clear about one thing: Avoiding aging is an impossible feat. Whether you’re a man or woman, the goal is to embrace getting older and take steps throughout your life to stay at the top of your game – both physically and mentally. Men …

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Coping with Cancer

Maintaining Intimacy While Living With Cancer

When you or your loved one is diagnosed with cancer, it can be difficult to maintain a sense of normalcy in many areas of your lives – including intimacy. While it may seem trivial to be concerned about maintaining a healthy sex life when you or your partner’s health and …

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Preventing Illness

8 Surprising Facts About UTIs

Across all age groups, urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common. In fact, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, they account for more than 8 million healthcare provider visits each year. While different people may experience different symptoms, the most common include: A frequent and …

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Cancer Awareness

Kidney Cancer 101

The kidneys are a unique organ. They are necessary for survival, but you can live with just one of them and, with medical intervention, you can also live if you lose complete kidney function. Yet kidney cancer – one of the most common cancers in the United States – takes …

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Cancer Awareness
Man and woman receive news about bladder cancer

Bladder Cancer: Know the Basics

Part of the urinary system, the bladder is a muscular, multi-layered sac that stores urine and signals to our brains when it’s time to go (which is better than the alternative of urinating involuntarily). Like all of our organs, our bladders are crucial for keeping our bodies healthy and functioning …

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Sexual Health
men's sexual problems

Beyond ED: Understanding 6 Sexual Problems for Men

Just about every man will have some sort of sexual problem during his lifetime – but not nearly enough of them will discuss them with their doctors, or even their partners. Erectile dysfunction, or ED, which is trouble getting or maintaining an erection, gets a lot of attention, but many …

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Men's Health

7 Things to Know About Men and Depression

“Real men don’t cry.” It’s a saying that’s still all too common in American culture. And as the traces of a male-dominated past still hang on, men continue to feel pressured to live large, be strong and keep their feelings of sadness to themselves. But too often, that means men …

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