Enlarged Prostate

BPH: When to Consider Watchful Waiting

Watchful waiting is the best option for some men with an enlarged prostate. Are you a candidate?

Dietary Supplements for BPH: What’s Really in the Bottle?

If you take a dietary supplement for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), you may be getting more-or less-than you bargained for.

Can Herbs Help an Enlarged Prostate?

It's almost a given that as men age, they develop prostate enlargement and are increasingly plagued by a frequent need to urinate. The condition can be a real hassle, so much so that men will try almost anything to relieve it.

Tips for Mild BPH Symptoms

A variety of medical options are available to treat BPH, but if your symptoms are mild, they may be manageable with the practical measures.

Minimally Invasive Treatments for BPE: Tradeoffs to Consider

Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) is the most common surgical treatment for benign prostatic enlargement (BPE), but a newer technique may appeal to men who want to avoid certain side effects.

BPH Surgery: Know Your Options

Known as simple prostatectomy, surgery for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), typically involves removing only the prostate tissue that is surrounding and pressing on the urethra.

What Raises Your Risk of BPH?

Why some men develop benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and others dont remains unclear. Recently, however, one intriguing hypothesis-based on a modest, but growing body of research-has emerged.