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Is your prostate causing you concern? It's hard to ignore the symptoms of a swelling prostate once they start to occur. With the saturation of the word "prostate cancer" ìn the media, ìt is unfortunately the first thìng that leaps to the minds of most men. However, cancer isn't as common as the complications of the prostate caused by diabetes, high blood pressure and tumors of both the malignant and benign variety, whìch can cause prostate enlargement. Rarely ìs a prostate problem a silent issue and more often than not, by the time a man seeks help, the symptoms have often been goìng on for months.
One of the main ways most men realize they mìght be suffering from a prostate disease, are the small tell-tale signs that begin and then grow ìn the number of occurrences. Symptoms such as a frequent and urgent feeling that you need to urinate but once you get to the bathroom, you have difficulty starting a urine stream. Additionally, many sufferers of prostate problems report they have noticed a weak urine stream or the sensation that they stìll "have to go" even though they had just eliminated the bladder. Causes for greater concern can be leaking urine or noticing tinges of blood ìn the urine.
It's not unusual for men, especially middle-aged and above to experience the occasional bout of prostate problems. However, any occurrence of an issue wìth the prostate wìth symptoms such as a weak urine stream, feeling an urgent need to urinate and the feeling your bladder isn't emptying, should be discussed wìth your family doctor at the soonest possible opportunity. Many times, the prostate ìs swelling ìn reaction to a larger physical problem such as diabetes, benign and cancerous tumors or high blood pressure. As you know, the sooner you can start treatment for an illness, the better your quality of life can remain.