The Normalcy of an Enlarged Prostate in Men

The Normalcy of an Enlarged Prostate in Men

Most men don’t realize that an enlarged prostate isn’t too uncommon. While it’s not nearly as common in young men, enlarged prostates are relatively normal for men that are at least 50 years old or over. Despite the normalcy of an enlarged prostate, it’s still...
Drink Energy Drinks? Here’s Why You Shouldn’t!

Drink Energy Drinks? Here’s Why You Shouldn’t!

Do you depend on energy drinks to get you through the day? After having one of these drinks, you may have started to rely on a few of them each day to help you feel energized when you’re tired and sluggish. While it may seem like something you need to help you get...
5 Reasons Why Women Need Urologists, Too

5 Reasons Why Women Need Urologists, Too

Urology is often associated with men as it does have a focus on male fertility. But women can greatly benefit from a visit with a urologist, as well. Urologists specialize in the treatment of the organs related to the urinary tract. These organs include the kidneys...
Everything You Need to Know About Your Prostate

Everything You Need to Know About Your Prostate

While this might not be the most comfortable topic for discussion, it is an important one. Your prostate. What is it, how do you care for it, and what do you do if something goes wrong? The Urology Associates of South Bend have all the information you need about your...
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...