Dr. Arthur Crowley, MD

Bio

Specialties:

Affiliation:

  • LBI Urology, P.C.

Location:

  • Howell, NJ

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sexual Health:

    THURSDAY, April 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Popping a little blue pill doesn't guarantee that an older man will be happy with his sex life, British researchers report.

    Men who take drugs like Viagra and Cialis continue to express more concern and dissatisfaction with their overall sex li...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    TUESDAY, April 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research finds that young women who get the HPV vaccine gain significant protection against infection in three parts of the body if they haven't already been exposed to the human papillomavirus.

    "HPV is a local infection that can separately ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    THURSDAY, April 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Quality of life can deteriorate for men due to the effects of prostate cancer and its treatment. But a new study shows that engaging in a regular walking regimen can improve well-being.

    The finding didn't come as a surprise to one expert.

    ...Full Article
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    THURSDAY, April 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Blacks have a higher risk of developing prostate cancer than whites, and for obese black men, their risk can quadruple as their weight goes up, a new study indicates.

    The findings from this large study should lead to a redoubling of efforts to ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Epidemiology:

    WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sperm may hold clues about whether a man's children will be at increased risk for autism, a small study suggests.

    Autism spectrum disorder is a group of developmental problems that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral cha...Full Article

  • Arthur Crowley, MD - Howell, NJ - Urology
    Arthur Crowley, MD answered:
    An epididymal cyst is a sperm-filled cyst in the collecting tubes located just behind the testicle. This is often (medically) referred to as a spermatocele. Most times there are no symptoms and a spermatocele is diagnosed by self-examination or by a physician on routine physical examination. Symptoms,...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    FRIDAY, April 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Though it's commonly believed that urine is bacteria-free, normal urine is not sterile, a new study finds.

    "Clinicians previously equated the presence of bacteria in urine to infections. The discovery of bacteria in the urine of healthy females pr...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D supplements may slow or prevent low-grade prostate cancer from progressing, a small new study suggests.

    "Vitamin D decreases inflammation in tissues, and inflammation is a driver of cancer," explained Bruce Hollis, the study's lead rese...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    SATURDAY, March 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking doubles the risk that prostate cancer will return after surgery for the disease, a new study suggests.

    "This is a new analysis, but it seems to confirm results we have seen in many other types of cancer: Basically, smoking increases the...Full Article

  • Arthur Crowley, MD - Howell, NJ - Urology
    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
  • Arthur Crowley, MD - Howell, NJ - Urology
    Arthur Crowley, MD answered:
    Kidney stones should be treated when:
    Pain is not readily or easily controlled with oral medications.
    Associated symptoms are present (for example, nausea, vomiting).
    Fever or infection is present or suspected (can be life threatening).
    Involved patient has:
    • single (solitary) kidney.
    • poor
    ...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility:

    FRIDAY, March 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Experts have long assumed that as a man's testosterone level declines, so does his sex life. But a new study suggests the reverse may be true.

    "Most people in or out of medicine assume that a lowered serum testosterone may cause reduced sexual ac...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    TUESDAY, March 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- There's a glimmer of hope for millions of people infected with genital herpes: A new study in mice hints at the success of a vaccine against the virus.

    Researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City report that the vaccine ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, March 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs may slow down prostate cancer in men who are also taking medication to reduce their levels of male hormones, according to new research.

    Taking a statin alongside androgen deprivation therapy slowed the progress of...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility:

    MONDAY, March 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Hard physical work, high blood pressure and taking multiple medications are among the factors that may lower sperm quality and make men less fertile, new research finds.

    "Nearly 15 percent of American couples do not get pregnant within their first...Full Article