Everything You Need to Know About Adrenal Glands

Everything You Need to Know About Adrenal Glands

There are several organs under the umbrella of urology that the Urology Associates of South Bend care for on a daily basis. Included among the kidneys, ureter, urethra, and male reproductive organs are the adrenal glands. If you’re not entirely sure what adrenal...
Everything You Need to Know About Your Kidneys

Everything You Need to Know About Your Kidneys

Kidneys. You know what they are and that you have them. But what exactly do they do? How do they contribute to your body’s function? And what happens if something goes wrong with one (or both) of them? We are going to break down everything you need to know about...
How Dehydration Impacts Urological Health

How Dehydration Impacts Urological Health

While the concern of dehydration is typically a summertime issue, the rest of the year poses risks as well. Especially now, during flu season. How can you know that you’re dehydrated? How does dehydration impact urological health? We are here to answer those...
Urological Cancers

Urological Cancers

Cancer. It’s never pleasant to talk about but it’s important nonetheless. Urological cancers occur when there’s a change in DNA along the urinary tract. This mutation can result in a cancerous tumor. The causes of urological cancers are linked to a...
How Stress Could Affect Urological Health

How Stress Could Affect Urological Health

Stress is the silent pandemic that no one seems to be talking about. Stress is, well… stressful. But that is only the tip of the iceberg. If you’ve been dealing with copious amounts of stress for any length of time, you’re probably aware of the fact...
Bladder Health and Urology

Bladder Health and Urology

It’s Bladder Health Awareness Month! It may seem a little strange to have an entire month dedicated to the bladder and its health, but that’s the very reason we are raising awareness. Your bladder health may not cross your mind very often. But when it is...
What Do Urologists Do?

What Do Urologists Do?

Recently, we discussed what Urology is in a crash course of the basics. Now, we’d like to move to the next logical topic: What a Urologist is. More specifically, what Urologists do with all their urological expertise. But first, a quick review: Urology is the...
What Is Urology?

What Is Urology?

In honor of September being Urology Awareness Month, we would like to begin a series of blog posts that will help spread the awareness! Read on for our first installment all about the basics of Urology. Urology isn’t a common topic of conversation. We suspect it...
Urinary Tract Infection: What You Need to Know

Urinary Tract Infection: What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know About a Urinary Tract Infection Symptoms “Do I have a Urinary Tract Infection?” This is likely the very question that brought you to this page. We would like to help you answer that question in a timely manner. Here are the common...
Symptoms of Prostate Problems

Symptoms of Prostate Problems

Prostate problems, common among men over the age of 50, are frustrating to say the least. But what is considered “normal” and what should be a cause for concern? How do you know if these problems need urgent attention? How do you even know if you’re...