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Five Ways to Avoid Getting a UTI

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, occurs when an infection develops inside your urethra, ureters, bladder or kidney. Most of these infections remain in the lower portions of the urinary tract, causing pain and discomfort. However, when a UTI spreads…
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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 101

Benign prostatic hyperplasia is a condition in which the prostate becomes enlarged. Although this condition is not typically life-threatening or dangerous, it can cause a number of uncomfortable symptoms. Fortunately, effective treatments for benign prostatic…
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Dr. Shaya Taghechian Speaks to Seniors on Bladder Health

Our very own Dr. Shaya Taghechian recently spoke to a group of active seniors in Cobb County about bladder health. She began the discussion with an explanation of normal bladder function; then presented information about bladder control problems such…
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Dr. Carmen, Men’s Health Seminar

Men can be rather sensitive when it comes to particular health issues. Because of this, they’re less likely to pursue treatment, resulting in even more health problems in the future. Join Georgia Urology’s Darrell Carmen, MD, FACS as he hosts a FREE…
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Dr. Anglade, Men’s Health Seminar

To continue its efforts to enlighten men and women in the community about treatment options for men’s health conditions, Georgia Urology is hosting another Men’s Health Seminar. Learn about treatment for common men’s pelvic health conditions, such…
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What to Consider When You’re Thinking About Getting a Vasectomy

A vasectomy is a safe, effective procedure that can be used to prevent conception. It is minimally invasive and performed on an outpatient basis, so it is a popular choice among men who need a permanent, reliable method of birth control. How Does It…
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Learn About Urine Color and Your Health!

Most people don't pay much attention to the color of their urine. However, urine color and consistency can provide you with valuable clues about your health. Normal Urine 101 When urine is normal and healthy, it will be pale yellow in color. Normal…
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Warm Weather and Kidney Stones

Warmer weather is right around the corner, and many people are looking forward to the change! However, these higher temps can also increase the likelihood of kidney stones. About Kidney Stones Kidney stones are hard mineral deposits that form within…
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The Facts About Stress Urinary Incontinence

Stress urinary incontinence, or SUI, is an inconvenient and embarrassing condition that can affect your life in a number of ways. Fortunately, effective treatment for stress incontinence is available. What Is SUI? Stress urinary incontinence is a condition…