If you’ve ever had a urinary tract infection (UTI), you will probably do anything to avoid another one! A UTI is an infection of the urinary system, which is made up of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. Urine is normally sterile, but UTIs are caused when bacteria enter the urine. This can lead to a bladder infection (cystitis) or a kidney infection (pyelonephritis).
Urinary incontinence affects 25 million adult Americans, according to the National Foundation for Continence. Although the loss of bladder control is a common health concern, it isn’t easy to live with. Both men and women experience urinary incontinence. Due to anatomical differences and childbirth, it’s more common in women than in men.
There are five different types of urinary incontinence.
One common men’s health issue is prostate cancer, and there are many known risk factors. A risk factor is something that increases your risk of getting a certain disease. Some risk factors, like smoking, are lifestyle choices that can be changed. Others, like age, can’t be changed.
Having one or more risk factors for prostate cancer doesn’t mean that you will get it.
Although medications for overactive bladder are often the first step tried to combat urges, many women stop taking them. If you have, you’re not alone.
Many women stop taking their overactive bladder (OAB) medications a year after they are initially prescribed. You may have found that the medication wasn’t effective or that the side effects,
In the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, wearing a cloth face covering or mask while in public is mandated in many areas. This aligns with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendation that people wear cloth face coverings in public.
Cloth face coverings are not surgical masks or N-95 respirators.
Urology San Antonio is proud to announce that its urology pharmacy has earned specialty pharmacy accreditation from URAC. This makes Urology San Antonio the only urology group in the nation to have a URAC accredited specialty pharmacy.
URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through leadership,
Get your ED questions answered by Dr. LeRoy Jones. Dr. Jones is a board-certified Urologist with 25 years of experience treating men’s health issues.
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After four years of providing BPH relief to men in San Antonio and beyond with Rezūm, we’re thrilled to announce Urology San Antonio has performed more Rezūm procedures than any other Urology group in the United States.
“What makes the Rezūm system unique is that it has the effectiveness of invasive surgery,
When it comes to men’s health, no topic is off-limits for a new radio show in San Antonio. MANswers on Vibe 107.5 features Urology San Antonio’s Dr. LeRoy Jones answering questions from listeners about men’s sexual health, urologic concerns, and other health questions unique to men.
Lots of men with erectile dysfunction are frustrated by their condition and the standard treatment options. ED medications can have side effects or lose effectiveness over time. Surgery may be an option for some, but most men prefer non-invasive treatment. A new option called “shockwave therapy” is quickly becoming a popular choice for ED treatment.