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When patients still struggle to control their bladder after taking medication to address the issue, the Affiliated Urologists team may recommend sacral nerve stimulation. 

Since urology does not often come up in day-to-day conversation, many people are left in the dark about how often they should urinate. 

Prostate cancer occurs when cancerous cells develop in tissues found in the prostate. Each year, approximately one in every five men will be diagnosed. 

Having to use the restroom when you first wake up is very normal, but if the urge to go to the restroom is so strong that it wakes you up in the middle of the night, you may have a problem. 

Erectile dysfunction happens to millions of men in the United States every year. 

Renal lithiasis, or more commonly known as kidney stones, happens when minerals and acid salts crystallize in the urine. This process may produce relatively large kidney stones that are unable to pass through the urinary tract successfully, which can cause immense discomfort.

According to a report from researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine in California, a vasectomy is not linked to decreased sexual intercourse.

When you go for a check up at the doctor, people generally know to drink a lot of water before their appointments because they know they will need to urinate in a little cup. 

Testosterone is the male hormone responsible for regulating sex drive and sperm count, but it also gives men their deep voice and body hair. Around age 30, it is normal for men to begin losing levels of testosterone.

Patients with an overactive bladder may feel the need to urinate often, usually over eight times per day. The urge to urinate is often sudden and can sometimes difficult to control.

Kegel exercises, or Kegels, are a way to strengthen the pelvic floor muscles. The pelvic floor muscles support the bladder, uterus, rectum, and small intestine. 

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