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Men's Health
Everything you need to know about acute prostatitis
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 06:00:00 PST
Acute prostatitis is a sudden inflammation of the prostate gland. It is a rare type of prostatitis, which is a common prostate problem.

Urology / Nephrology
Why do I wipe blood after I poop?
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 04:00:00 PST
There are many reasons for rectal bleeding after wiping. We look at 11 causes here, along with the treatment options there are for each one.

Sexual Health / STDs
What are the effects of an enlarged prostate on sex?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST
Learn about how benign prostatic hyperplasia can affect sexual function. We look at the effects and treatment options, including surgery, here.

Urology / Nephrology
What are the different types of poop?
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST
A look at different types of poop, which has a range of consistencies and odors. Learn more about the different types and what they mean here.

Urology / Nephrology
Why does my urine smell like ammonia?
Tue, 13 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PST
A look at urine that smells like ammonia, which can have many causes. Included is detail on when to see a doctor and treatments for the condition.

Men's Health
What is penis shrinkage and why does it happen?
Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
A look at penis shrinkage, which is the decrease in penis size. Included is detail on why it happens, when to see a doctor, and what is normal.

Urinary Tract Infection
All you need to know about UTIs in men
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PST
Learn all about urinary tract infections in men, which are less frequent but can be more serious than UTIs in women. We look at symptoms and treatments.

Men's Health
Top 10 things you didn't know about your penis
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST
Roughly 50 percent of humans have a penis. In this article, we provide further detail on this oddly shaped but reproductively vital piece of anatomy.

Pain / Anesthetics
What is this pain in my lower right abdomen?
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PST
We look at a number of different causes of pain, ranging in severity, in the lower right abdomen. We also examine when treatment is required.

Urology / Nephrology
Is sticky poop normal?
Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST
An examination of sticky poop, including whether or not it is normal. Included is detail on when to see a doctor and the foods that cause it to happen.

Urology / Nephrology
What you should know about anuria
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:00:00 PST
A look at anuria, a condition when the kidneys stop production of urine. Included is detail on diagnosis and the potential treatment options.

Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness
How to lose water weight naturally
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PST
In this article, we list simple, natural lifestyle techniques for tackling water weight. We also look at the causes and risk factors for water retention.

Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine
What to know about ginger for diarrhea
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PST
A look at ginger for diarrhea, a remedy that has been used for a long time. Included is detail on how much ginger is too much, as how much to eat a day.

Blood / Hematology
What is hyperphosphatemia?
Sat, 06 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PST
Learn all about hyperphosphatemia, when levels of phosphate in the blood are too high. We examine the symptoms, causes, and treatment options.

Sexual Health / STDs
Why does it hurt when I ejaculate?
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST
Learn all about the different causes of painful ejaculation, along with associated symptoms and treatment options for this common condition.

GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology
Biliary colic: Causes and treatment
Wed, 27 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST
Biliary colic can happen when a gallstone blocks a bile duct, causing intense stomach pain. It is also known as a gallstone attack or gallbladder attack.

Urology / Nephrology
What is renal colic? Symptoms and relief
Mon, 25 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST
Renal colic is pain caused by a urinary tract stone. The pain can be anywhere in the urinary tract. Learn more about how it is treated.

GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology
Thrombosed hemorrhoids: What you need to know
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
Thrombosed hemorrhoids happen when sacs in the anal passage get pushed onto the outside of the anus and fill with blood clots. Learn more.

Blood / Hematology
All you need to know about uremia
Sun, 24 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
We take a look at uremia, a condition where urea builds up in the blood. Included are details on the symptoms and how to treat this severe condition.

Urology / Nephrology
Urosepsis: What to know about UTI complications
Sat, 23 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST
Urosepsis is a term used to describe a type of sepsis that is limited to the urinary tract. It is a complication often caused by urinary tract infections.

Blood / Hematology
Hypervolemia: What you need to know about fluid overload
Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
Hypervolemia is a condition in which there is too much fluid in the blood. It is also known as fluid overload. Learn more about the causes.

Ulcerative Colitis
Remedies for ulcerative colitis constipation
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Some people with ulcerative colitis experience frequent constipation. Learn about the treatment options, including magnesium and castor oil.

Urology / Nephrology
Acute kidney injury linked with heart failure
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 02:00:00 PST
Acute kidney injury is a growing problem in the United States. According to the latest study, it may also increase the risk of heart failure.

Nutrition / Diet
What foods to eat if you have diarrhea
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 05:00:00 PST
A limited diet can help a person reduce the symptoms of diarrhea. In this article, learn what foods to eat, what foods to avoid, and when to see a doctor.

Endocrinology
How to lower creatinine levels
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 05:00:00 PST
The best way to lower creatinine is to treat the underlying cause. There are also many diet and lifestyle changes that can help lower creatinine.