Dr. Arthur Crowley, MD

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  • LBI Urology, P.C.

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    MONDAY, May 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Removal of vaginal mesh -- a device implanted to help support a woman's pelvic organs -- won't necessarily improve side effects such as pain and incontinence related to the device, suggests the mixed results from a pair of new studies.

    The findings,...Full Article

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    SUNDAY, May 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Dogs can be trained to sniff out evidence of prostate cancer in human urine with near-perfect accuracy, Italian researchers report.

    Two specially trained dogs were able to detect organic chemicals released into urine by p...Full Article

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    SUNDAY, May 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Having a low sperm count doesn't seem to determine whether a man's children will be born with birth defects, a new study indicates.

    With infertile couples, men are partially or fully responsible for the inability to conc...Full Article

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    SATURDAY, May 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Whether it's worthwhile for men to examine themselves for testicular cancer seems to depend on whom you ask.

    An independent panel of U.S. experts recommends against examining your testicles for abnormalities, but a new study from University of Ka...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
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    FRIDAY, May 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Men rendered infertile due to defects in their semen and sperm are more likely to die early than men with normal semen, new research suggests.

    Over a period of about eight years, men with two or more abnormalities in their semen had a risk of death...Full Article

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    FRIDAY, May 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Air bags and seat belts help protect the kidneys from damage during car accidents, new research shows.

    "Motor vehicle accidents can cause a variety of serious personal injuries, including high-grade renal [kidney] trauma," Dr. Jack McAninch, a pro...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
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    WEDNESDAY, May 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Hormone-depletion therapy is a common treatment for prostate cancer, but one that also carries side effects for men such as sexual dysfunction and fatigue.

    However, a new study suggests that in certain cases the treatment can be delayed -- bo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
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    TUESDAY, May 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Middle-aged couples who want to have a baby but are having trouble conceiving should go straight to in vitro fertilization (IVF), skipping other types of fertility treatment, a new clinical trial recommends.

    Researchers found that women aged 38 and...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, May 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a new attempt to treat male infertility, animal research shows it may be possible to take stem cells harvested from a man's skin and coax them into becoming sperm.

    This approach to treating azoospermia -- a genetically linked inability to produ...Full Article

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    TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study reminds men with erectile dysfunction that there's help out there that doesn't require a prescription: diet, exercise and other lifestyle changes.

    Losing weight, eating better, getting more active, drinking less alcohol and getting b...Full Article

  • Arthur Crowley, MD answered:
    Kidney stones may not cause any symptoms (for example, pain). However, in the majority of situations, the first symptom of a kidney stone is extreme pain. This usually starts suddenly as the stones moves into an area of the kidney and blocks the flow of urine. The most common first site of blockage is the ur...Read More
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    THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive.

    But a new, long-term European study says this str...Full Article

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    MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pelvic exercises can benefit men with chronic premature ejaculation, according to a new study.

    Premature ejaculation -- defined as occurring within one minute -- affects many men at some point in their lives. Although different treatments exist, ...Full Article

  • Arthur Crowley, MD answered:
    Suffering from a stroke is rarely the direct cause of sexual dysfunction. Depression and/or stress can begin shortly after hospitalization as couples begin to face new challenges such as, filing insurance claims, follow-up doctor appointments, and keeping up with new medications. These new challenges,...Read More
  • Arthur Crowley, MD answered:
    Natural supplements, vitamins, and herbal medicines have been used for decades by Africans, Chinese and other cultures for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. 
    However, unlike prescription medicines, most erectile dysfunction supplements, vitamins, and herbs have not been adequately studied or...Read More