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Prostate Health – Essential Tips For Men Of All Ages

Managing prostate health is crucial for men of all ages, as it plays a vital role in overall well-being and quality of life. We explore tips and practices that can help keep your prostate healthy, including dietary recommendations, exercise and screenings.
Jul 12th, 2024

After Vein Treatment – What Comes Next?

We’d like to reassure patients that minimally invasive procedures for veins offer a comfortable and gentle solution to the irritating and often painful symptoms of Chronic Venous Insufficiency. Learn what happens after vein treatment and what to expect.
Jul 3rd, 2024

Varicose Veins In Men – Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Them

Although varicose veins are perceived to be a woman’s problem, did you know they can affect men too? It’s true! This article delves into varicose veins in men, their causes and treatment options. Keep reading to learn more.
Jun 26th, 2024

Neuropathy Or PAD? How To Know The Difference

People often wonder whether they have neuropathy or PAD (peripheral artery disease). While some of the symptoms overlap, they are two very different conditions. This article explains the differences between the two.
Jun 12th, 2024

Varicocele Symptoms, Management and Treatment Options

A varicocele can cause discomfort and affect sperm and testosterone production. If you’re worried you may have a varicocele, it’s important to visit a doctor. This article discusses varicocele symptoms, as well as their management and treatment options.
Jun 5th, 2024

Pelvic Congestion Embolization - What to Expect

Living with chronic pelvic pain is no fun. Fortunately, a minimally invasive treatment can help resolve the situation by closing off the affected veins. Continue reading to learn more about pelvic congestion embolization and what to expect.
May 29th, 2024

Hemorrhoid Embolization Recovery And Potential Side Effects

Hemorrhoid embolization recovery is much quicker compared to surgery, with most patients able to go home the same day. But what is involved in embolization, how long does recovery take, and are there any potential side effects? This article explains it all
May 22nd, 2024

Pelvic Congestion Syndrome - 5 Things Women May Not Know

Have you heard of Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (PCS)? It’s a common condition that affects approximately one third of all women so it’s important to be aware of it. Below we discuss 5 things you should know about PCS.
May 2nd, 2024

Hemorrhoid Embolization – A Game Changer For Millions Of People

Until recently treatment options for troublesome hemorrhoids were limited to banding and painful surgery. Thankfully, technology has evolved and now patients can undergo a minimally invasive treatment -Hemorrhoid Artery Embolization. Find out more below.
Apr 24th, 2024

Semaglutide Weight Loss - Will It Work For Me?

Semaglutide is a GLP-1 medications that can help with weight loss alongside an improved diet and physical exercise. But will it work for you? Continue reading below to learn more about Semaglutide weight loss.
Apr 18th, 2024
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8 Top Tips For Optimizing Your Semaglutide Weight Loss Results

About to embark on a weight loss program or already utilizing the power of obesity medication? This article discusses what you can expect during your weight loss journey with MINT and provides handy tips for optimizing your semaglutide weight loss results.
Apr 4th, 2024
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Prostatitis Or BPH – What Condition Do I Have?

Both prostatitis and BPH can show similar symptoms. Prostatitis usually hits suddenly, with symptoms coming on fast and strong. But BPH tends to creep up slowly over time, with symptoms getting worse bit by bit.
Mar 13th, 2024
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Unraveling The Risks From Untreated BPH Complications

BPH or an enlarged prostate is a common occurrence for men as they age. While it’s not a life-threatening condition, when left untreated, BPH complications can impact an individual’s quality of life. Continue reading to find out more.
Mar 7th, 2024
risk factor of developing prostate cancer if a person has BPH

Can BPH Turn Into Prostate Cancer? All You Need To Know

If you struggle with the symptoms of BPH you may wonder can BPH turn into prostate cancer. This article explains the difference between the two conditions and whether there is a possible connection. Find out more.
Feb 28th, 2024

10 Enlarged Prostate Myths and Facts You Need To Know

A diagnosis of enlarged prostate (BPH) can be unsettling. To put your mind at ease, we’ve sorted out the myths surrounding prostate enlargement from the facts so you’re better prepared for anything that comes your way.
Feb 21st, 2024

Know The Difference Between BPH and Prostate Cancer Symptoms

Prostate cancer is so common that men can mistakenly diagnose themselves with the condition. However, other conditions such as BPH share similar symptoms. Knowing the difference between BPH and prostate cancer symptoms can help ease your anxiety.
Jan 31st, 2024

Does Exercise Help An Enlarged Prostate? All You Need To Know

Did you know that nearly 50% of men will have an enlarged prostate by the age of 60? BPH symptoms typically present themselves in the form of urinary problems with a need to urinate more frequently. But does exercise help an enlarged prostate? Find out...
Jan 24th, 2024

Enlarged Prostate Symptoms – 7 Signs You Should Never Ignore

If you’re a man over 50, there’s a 50% chance you may be affected by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) also referred to as an enlarged prostate. But how do know if you have the condition? Read on to discover 7 symptoms of this extremely common condition.
Dec 8th, 2023

Blue Vs. Green: Demystifying The Color Of Arteries and Veins

Have you ever wondered about the color of arteries and veins in your blood and how they appear blue, green and even purple? This blog explains the color changes and how to know if visible veins are harmless or a sign of underlying vein disease.
Oct 11th, 2023

Right-Sided Varicocele – Is It Dangerous?

While a right-sided varicocele is rare, it does occur; and when it does, the diagnosis needs to be taken seriously as it could indicate an underlying medical issue. Read on to learn more about this condition.
Sep 1st, 2023

The Top 4 Vein Treatments In 2023

Varicose veins can be unsightly and cause itching and discomfort in some cases. Without treatment, symptoms can worsen and cause more severe problems. We provide non-surgical solutions for varicose veins and spider veins. Find out more.
Mar 30th, 2023

Fibroids And Exercise – A Unique Relationship

If you suffer from problematic fibroids, the last thing you might want to do is exercise. Yet, surprisingly, fibroids and exercise have a unique relationship, particularly in cardiovascular activities like walking, jogging or swimming. Learn more.
Mar 10th, 2023

Venous Insufficiency - What Exactly Is That?

Have you visited the doctor with painful, swollen or cramped legs? If so, you might have been told you have venous insufficiency. But what exactly is that? Learn more in this article.
Mar 3rd, 2023

What Happens To A Fibroid After UFE Treatment?

Considering UFE treatment for fibroids? If so, have you ever wondered what happens to a fibroid after UFE treatment?This article tells you all you need to know to determine if the treatment is right for you.
Jan 27th, 2023

Can An Enlarged Prostate Be Cured?

While an enlarged prostate is a common condition in older men, there are solutions available. Carry on reading to learn more about prostate artery embolization and how it could help you.
Jan 6th, 2023

Alcohol Use: What It Means for Men with Enlarged Prostate

From an evening glass of wine with your meal to a pint in your local bar, alcohol is ubiquitous. However, drinking too much alcohol can lead to serious health risks, such as liver damage, high blood pressure and an increased risk of certain cancers.
Dec 30th, 2022

How An Enlarged Prostate Affects The Bladder

An enlarged prostate puts pressure on the bladder and the urethra, affecting how a man urinates and causing several problems. Learn how the bladder is affected and how we can successfully treat an enlarged prostate with a minimally invasive procedure.
Dec 2nd, 2022

How An Enlarged Prostate Can Affect Your Sex Life

BPH or benign prostatic hyperplasia can impact your sex life in several ways. Read on to learn what problems you could encounter and discover a minimally invasive procedure that can help your condition.
Nov 18th, 2022

What Are The Causes Of An Enlarged Prostate Gland?

An enlarged prostate - also called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) - is a condition in which the gland increases in size and is not cancerous. It is normal for the prostate to become enlarged as men age. Learn more about causes and treatment.
Nov 10th, 2022

How Is An Enlarged Prostate Diagnosed?

If you're having trouble urinating or getting up frequently to pee in the night, you may have an enlarged prostate. Continue reading to learn the various ways a doctor diagnoses an enlarged prostate.
Nov 4th, 2022

What Men Need To Know About The Prostate Gland

The prostate gland is often a taboo subject for men. This article answers common questions about the prostate gland and how it changes with age. Carry on reading to learn more.
Sep 30th, 2022

Who Is A Candidate For Prostate Artery Embolization?

Non-cancerous enlargement of the prostate gland can make life difficult and miserable for men. The condition known as benign prostatic hyperplasia is common in older men and can severely impact their quality of life. Learn who is a candidate for PAE.
Sep 16th, 2022

How Does The Prostate Artery Embolization Procedure Work?

The PAE procedure shrinks the prostate to improve urinary tract symptoms caused by benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Once surgery was the only option to treat the condition, but today, patients are choosing PAE in increasing numbers.
Aug 26th, 2022