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Nancy Muller

Nancy wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Incontinence.

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Enlarged Prostate and Male Fertility: What You Need to Know

Men wishing to be fertile or improve their fertility for success in conceiving with a female partner are being warned of an increasingly wider array of behaviors and practices to avoid. Much of this was brought to readers’ attention in a recent issue ...

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Sensitive Skin Solutions When You Have a Leaky Bladder

Sensitive skin appears to be far more prevalent than many people suspect. A study published in 2011 in the International Journal of Dermatology, based on a telephone survey of a representative sample of the U.S. population involving 994 Americans (49...

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Peyronie's Disease: What It Is and How to Manage It

Learn about the causes and symptoms of Peyronie's disease (also known as penile curvature) and how it may be treated.

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OAB & Nocturia

Nocturia can be a disruptive condition that accompanies overactive bladder. Here are some ways to help treat and manage nocturia.

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Fall Prevention and Its Relationship to Safe Toileting

NAFC’s intern Megan Spradlin, headed to nursing school for her BSN this coming winter, did some research recently on fall prevention and its close connection to safe toileting.With Falls Prevention Month upon us, it is a good time to revisit this top...

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When Testosterone Therapy May Be Right For You

The two chief, adverse outcomes from treatment that men diagnosed with prostate cancer most often confront are erectile dysfunction (ED) and urinary incontinence (UI). Even a year following a prostatectomy, or surgical removal of the prostate gland, ...

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Urodynamics Testing: What It Is and When You Need It

Urodynamics testing is an in-office procedure for men and women, typically in a urologist’s or urogynecologist’s office, to help determine how well the bladder is storing urine without leakage and how well it is emptying urine upon controlled demand. ...

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When Constipation is the Enemy

Americans are notorious for spending outrageous amounts on laxatives and other remedies in their battle against chronic constipation. Product producers estimated that at least $725 million is expended yearly on the problem that plagues so many people...

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How to Spot Ovarian Cancer Symptoms

The best way to protect yourself from ovarian cancer is recognizing the signs, symptoms, and risk factors early. Here's what you should know.