Monthly Archives: May 2013

Urologix Appearing on The Balancing Act Airing on Lifetime

May 29, 2013

Urologix is very proud to announce that we will be appearing on The Balancing Act, airing on Lifetime this June 4th and again on June 11th. As part of our dedication to the men and loved ones affected by BPH, we teamed up with Lifetime to discuss BPH as a disease and the benefits and risks of various therapies including our own in-office minimally invasive treatments. Urologix physician proctor, Dr. Robert Pugach will appear alongside a Cooled ThermoTherapyTM patient to … Continue reading

Herbal Supplements in the Treatment of BPH

May 18, 2013

Herbal therapy for BPH, also known as complementary medicine, has been promoted as an alternative to traditional BPH therapies. Because most of these therapies are promoted as natural over-the-counter remedies, they are often seen as a low-risk option. Following are some considerations to make as you decide whether an herbal remedy is right for your particular condition: The purity and content of these therapies are not strictly regulated, leaving room for additives or other impurities that can compromise the product.1 … Continue reading

Can Diet and Exercise Affect BPH?

May 2, 2013

One reality of BPH and its treatment is that we really don’t have a complete picture of its causes. As a result, clear preventative measures have not been defined…yet. What we do know is, for most men, certain lifestyles or lifestyle changes can help reduce the risk of BPH. One such lifestyle consideration may be diet and exercise – the ultimate goal being losing excess weight.1