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Bladder Cancer Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentBladder Cancer Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

28 August, 2017

<p>The bladder is the part of our urinary tract responsible to store our urine until we are ready to let it out. When the cells in the inside lining of the bladder begin to proliferate incessantly and abnormally, it leads to bladder cancer. Though...


Myth: Prostate Cancer isn’t DeadlyMyth: Prostate Cancer isn’t Deadly

3 June, 2017

Before we talk and discuss the myths surrounding Prostate Cancer, it is imperative that we talk about the disease in order to understand the nuances involved with regards to the myths involved. Prostate cancer is cancer that affects the prostate, a gland usually found beneath the bladder in men. The prostate is one of the …


10 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer10 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer

18 March, 2017

<p>Cervical cancer is one of the most common cancers in women and is caused by a virus called human papillomavirus (HPV). All sexually active women are at risk of developing this cancer. Like other cancers, the chances of remission are greater whe...


Prostate Cancer Symptoms & Risk FactorsProstate Cancer Symptoms & Risk Factors

5 October, 2016

<p>Generally, prostate cancer is not diagnosed till the later stages as the prostate cancer symptoms don’t surface early on. The signs vary from person to person as the cancer may be caused by different factors. According to an experienced oncolog...


7 Early Signs of Cancer in Men7 Early Signs of Cancer in Men

5 September, 2016

Cancer is among the deadliest ailments today in adults. Fortunately, there are some ways to avoid certain types of cancer. Maintaining a healthy diet reduces the possibility for development of certain types of cancer, while hereditary factors are beyond control. The signs of cancer typically depend on the size of cancerous growth and the type of …


Pyelonephritis – A Serious Form of Urinary Tract InfectionPyelonephritis – A Serious Form of Urinary Tract Infection

22 July, 2016

<p>What is Pyelonephritis? Common urinary tract infections (UTIs) involve the urethra and bladder. However, a serious form of UTI develops when it progresses towards the upper urinary tract, i.e. the ureters and kidneys. This form of UTI is known ...


Renal Cell Cancer, Bladder Cancer, and Testicular Cancer – What you should knowRenal Cell Cancer, Bladder Cancer, and Testicular Cancer – What you should know

12 August, 2015

<p>Renal Cell Cancer Renal Cell Cancer is a type of cancer in the kidney, which originates in the lining of the proximal convoluted tubule. This tubule is a part of very small tubes in the kidney, which transport waste molecules from the blood int...


Kidney, Ureters & Urinary Bladder: 14 Common DiseasesKidney, Ureters & Urinary Bladder: 14 Common Diseases

12 November, 2014

<p>What Are Urologic Diseases? The term ‘urologic diseases’ refers to the diseases of the urinary tract (kidney, ureters &amp; urinary bladder) in females and urinary tract and/or reproductive organs in males. It can affect people of all ages.  Ur...


Urinary Incontinence – Disease or Symptom?Urinary Incontinence – Disease or Symptom?

11 November, 2014

<p>Have you ever felt urine leak when you cough or sneeze? A very embarrassing but common condition, this is called urinary incontinence and is described as inability of the bladder to hold urine. This loss of bladder control may result in either ...


Don’t Ignore These 10 Cancer SymptomsDon’t Ignore These 10 Cancer Symptoms

3 September, 2014

<p>Cancer is not an easy disease to diagnose. At times, even trained doctors tend to miss the symptoms that are too subtle to be reflected in medical tests. However, if one knows what to look for, the symptoms can be noticed at an early stage. An ...


Breastfeeding Benefits: For Moms & BabiesBreastfeeding Benefits: For Moms & Babies

13 April, 2017

<p>Benefits to the Mother Breastfeeding benefits the mother in many ways, such as: It may help to shrink back the Uterus to Pre-pregnancy size It also induces to lose Pregnancy weight It reduces the risk of Pre-menopausal Breast Cancer, Ovarian Ca...


Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH) – Things You Should KnowBenign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH) – Things You Should Know

7 March, 2017

<p>Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH), also known as Prostate Enlargement is the most common cause of lower urinary tract problems in ageing male. Men in their 50s hardly experience any symptoms of benign prostate hyperplasia. The symptoms begin to...


Know everything about Prostate BiopsyKnow everything about Prostate Biopsy

6 December, 2016

<p>The urologist usually recommends prostate biopsy if results from screening tests ch as a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test or DRE point towards the patient suffering from prostate cancer. The tissue samples are then analyzed for cell a...


Top 5 Gynecological Problems Women FaceTop 5 Gynecological Problems Women Face

6 October, 2016

<p>Gynecological problems are common from the starting of the menstrual cycles. Be it irregular cycles, heavy bleeding or spotting, girls face these problems from a very young age. Rightly said by Dr Preeti Rastogi, Over time, women learn to liste...


5 Superfoods for Healthy Kidneys5 Superfoods for Healthy Kidneys

4 July, 2016

Kidneys are like the cleaning staff of your body. Their job is to process all the waste and send it out of the body from the bladder in the form of urine. Thankfully, all of us are blessed with two kidneys and in case there is a problem in the functioning of one, the other one …


10 Signs of Unhealthy Body10 Signs of Unhealthy Body

20 June, 2016

Long before that trip to the hospital becomes an absolute necessity with a threatening illness, the body gives out a number of indications that it is not in the best of health. Pay attention to the following 10 signs of unhealthy body, to know if something is not right and control these symptoms from becoming a major …


Herbal Supplements- Benefits and Side EffectsHerbal Supplements- Benefits and Side Effects

20 August, 2015

<p>Herbal supplements have been used as dietary substitutes since many centuries, and are even used by people today. They are known to prevent and cure many minor and long –lasting diseases and ailments. Around 75 percent of the world&#8217;s popu...


Germ Cell Tumours in ChildrenGerm Cell Tumours in Children

26 February, 2015

Abnormal groupings of germ cells, which become tumours, tend to develop in the testes or ovaries. Sometimes due to the fact that germ cells can settle in other places along their way to the reproductive organs, tumours can form in those areas as well. The most common places for germ cell tumours outside the reproductive …


10 Common Diagnostic Tests In Urology10 Common Diagnostic Tests In Urology

13 November, 2014

<p>This article discusses various diagnostic procedures most often recommended by urologists to analyze the health of the urinary system. Urine Analysis &#8211; It is the simplest evaluation of the urine. Various components of urine are examined v...


Blood in urine? It might be HematuriaBlood in urine? It might be Hematuria

11 November, 2014

<p>Why is there blood in my urine? Anxious to see blood in urine &#8211; it could indicate nothing or a serious medical disorder. Find out the cause and cure of your worry. What is Hematuria? Appearance of blood in the urine is medically known as ...

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