Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a problem for many men. Over 30 million men each year seek treatment for this disorder. Previously this subject was never brought up by physicians and taboo to discuss in public. Now we see daily advertisements for many drugs and supplements on TV, radio, and the internet.
Most men cringe at the idea of sharp instruments surrounding their manhood. As an urologist I have a different perspective, and I am here to quell your fears while sharing some of the most important reasons why men should get a vasectomy.
Why Men should get a Vasectomy?
Vasectomy is the most effective and durable form of birth control.
No, prostate cancer deaths continue to decline among all men, according to the American Cancer Society. Treatment for both localized, and advanced, prostate cancer has continued to improve.
In fact, in the past 10 years, at least six new treatments have become available and commonly used for patients with advanced prostate cancer, and more are on the horizon.
Understand all your options Adult and Pediatric Urology and Urogynecology
Vaginal mesh, and mesh for pelvic prolapse continue to be hot topics in the news media and social networking. Like many complicated issues, it is sometimes difficult to understand all the facts and separate out the bias positions and propaganda when reading though a Facebook post, or watching a news report.
This year, more than 300,000 American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. In most cases, the cancer consists of small knots of abnormal cells growing slowly in the walnut-sized prostate gland. In many men, the cancer cells grow so slowly that they never break free of the gland, spread to distant sites, and pose a serious risk to health and longevity.