How Urology Can Affect Sexual Health
People often keep quiet about their sexual health. We tend to keep this part of our lives private. But really, sexual health may be key for our relationships and self-esteem.…more
Bringing a Positive Mindset and Humor to His Cancer Journey
Life was going well for Jonathan Little. He owned several tech companies. He was in his early 40s, married with two young children and living in the countryside just outside of London. Then one day he developed an itch and penile discharge. He found he had a lump on the head of his penis. …more
Living Healthy: Heart-Healthy Brownies
This black bean brownie recipe is high in soluble fiber and plant-based protein, both of which help to maintain good heart health. But don’t worry! You’ll still taste the chocolate goodness of traditional brownies with this recipe.…more
Insights: Sexual Health Without a Prostate
After prostate surgery, a man may have trouble getting or keeping an erection. This is called erectile dysfunction (ED). Men can take nine months to a year to fully heal from the surgery. It may take even longer for some men to have full erections.…more
Urology Mythbusters: Winter 2021
Myth topics in this issue include intimacy with spina bifida, riding a bike and erectile dysfunction and sex for older women. …more
Did You Know: Shockwave Therapy for ED
Shock wave therapy (SWT) is a type of treatment that may be used for erectile dysfunction (ED). With SWT, pressure from waves that move faster than the speed of sound cause small, controlled injuries to the penis.…more
Ask the Experts: Do Varicoceles Need to be Repaired?
Varicoceles may form if blood flow in the scrotum is weak. Blood could collect in the veins or flow backward with poor blood flow from the testicles. Swollen lymph nodes or a rare mass could cause blood to collect.…more
Ask the Experts: Does a Low Sex Drive Mean I Have a Hormone Imbalance?
A low sex drive can have many causes. In some cases, reduced hormone levels are the cause.…more
Ask the Experts: Should I be Concerned if I Have Blood in my Semen?
Finding blood in your semen can be concerning. It’s not something to ignore, but it doesn’t usually signal a serious health problem. …more