As men get close to middle age they begin to worry about the health of their prostate gland. One of the duties of the prostate gland is to control the release of urine. A normal prostate gland does not block the flow of urine from the bladder. However, an enlarged prostate gland presses on the bladder and urethra and blocks the flow of urine.
When men notice a difference in their ability to urinate such as difficulty or pain in urinating, they become very concerned. They wonder if they will have to deal with interrupted sleep due to multiple nightly trips to the bathroom. They wonder if they will have to wear adult diapers. They wonder if they will lose their libido. They also wonder if they will become a victim of prostate cancer. All of these are valid concerns. This is why men should be pro-active in taking care … Read More