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April 26, 2019

What Are The Causes Of An Enlarged Prostate?

What Are The Causes Of An Enlarged Prostate?

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An enlarged prostate can have a significant impact on your day to day routine and predominately affects men over the age of forty years. Prosta-Urol answers all your concerns about an enlarged prostate and how to maintain overall prostrate health, as we age.

What does Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) or an enlarged prostate mean for men?

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) — also called prostate gland enlargement — is a common condition as men get older. An enlarged prostate gland can cause uncomfortable urinary symptoms, such as blocking the flow of urine out of the bladder. It can also cause bladder, urinary tract or kidney problems.

What risk factors are responsible for an enlarged prostate?

Men with the following factors are more likely to develop benign prostatic hyperplasia: age 40 years and older, family history of benign prostatic hyperplasia, medical conditions such as obesity, heart and circulatory disease, and type 2 diabetes.

Which demographic is most affected?

Enlarged prostate is fairly common in older men and more likely to develop with advancing age, particularly after age 40. The prevalence of BPH is about 10 percent for men in their thirties, and 20 percent for men in their forties, according to a 2005 report in the journal Reviews in Urology.

What are the symptoms associated with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or an enlarged prostate?

The prostate enlargement in benign prostatic hyperplasia is not malignant (not cancer). Symptoms include frequent urge to urinate, getting up at night to urine, difficult urinating and dribbling of urine. 

What are the most common treatment methods for an enlarged prostate?

Treatment of BPH, or treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia (an enlarged prostate), often includes drugs and medical procedures.

However, men who are experiencing BPH symptoms or who want to help prevent development of an enlarged prostate can choose a natural approach to BPH treatment. Both diet and natural supplements can provide a safe and effective way to avoid or complement BPH treatment from conventional medical options.

How are more severe cases of an enlarged prostate, treated?

If lifestyle changes don’t control BPH symptoms, medicines may be an option. The doctor should always be informed about any medicines or supplements already in use, in case they interfere with medicines for an enlarged prostate.

Surgery may be an option if your symptoms don’t improve with lifestyle changes or medicines, or if the symptoms are severe.

Are there any complications that can occur from having an enlarged prostate?

In some men, the symptoms are mild and don't require treatment. In others, the symptoms can be very troublesome and have a major impact on a person's quality of life.

In the later stages, benign prostate enlargement can cause urine retention and other complications such as bladder stones, bladder infections and kidney damage.

Can having an enlarged prostate increase your risk of prostate cancer?

Having an enlarged prostate does not increase your risk of getting prostate cancer. The two problems usually begin in different parts of the prostate. But men can have an enlarged prostate and prostate cancer at the same time.

If you’re worried about prostate cancer, talk to your doctor.

What affect can an enlarged prostate have on overall health?

Benign prostate enlargement can sometimes lead to complications such as: urinary tract infection

Symptoms of a UTI include:

  • needing to pee suddenly or more often than usual
  • pain or a burning sensation when peeing
  • smelly or cloudy pee
  • blood in your pee
  • pain in your lower tummy
  • feeling tired and unwell
  • in older people, changes in behaviour such as severe confusion or agitation)
  • acute urinary retention

How does Prosta-Urol work to promote prostate health?

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Prosta-Urol has been the subject of several scientific studies. Its patented formula helps to relieve the three main problems associated with an ageing Prostate, Hormonal Inflammatory and Muscle. 

Prosta-Urol has no adverse side effects and it contains very high concentrations of natural active ingredients, which helps promote the natural functioning of the Prostate.



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