Bladder Health and Urology: The Basics

Bladder Health and Urology: The Basics

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? The Basics

What Do Urologists Do? The Basics

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? The Basics

What Is Urology? The Basics

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...
5 Tips for Prostate Care

5 Tips for Prostate Care

With age comes change. These changes aren’t always pleasant, especially when it comes to your prostate. The best way to limit, and potentially prevent, prostate issues is to take prostate care seriously. Prostate disorders are considered common in men after the...
Low Testosterone: What You Need to Know

Low Testosterone: What You Need to Know

Have you ever wondered if you have low testosterone? What does that mean and why does it matter? Let the Urology Associates of South Bend answer these questions for you. What is Low Testosterone? Low testosterone is technically called Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome,...
The Symptoms of Kidney Stones

The Symptoms of Kidney Stones

You’re dealing with some strange, excessive pain in your back. There might be some nausea or even vomiting. You also have the frustrating urge to urinate but hardly anything comes out when you do. Sound familiar at all? These are some of the signs and symptoms...
What Do Urologists Do? The Basics

The Two Types of Vasectomies

Are you ready for the ol’ “snip snip”? Is it time to retire the swim team? There are two types of vasectomies that can accomplish just that. It’s perfectly normal to feel a little trepidation going into a vasectomy. What helps calm the nerves...
Vasectomy Recovery: What to Expect

Vasectomy Recovery: What to Expect

Understanding what’s involved in vasectomy recovery can help relieve any fears you may have going in to the surgery. It can also equip you with everything you need to recover well. Upon visiting Urology Associates of South Bend, you will have all your questions...