http://stpeteurology.com/ou... Dr. Christos Politis M.D is a Board Certified Urologist practicing in St Petersburg, Florida. He specializes in prostate cancer, urinary tract diseases, and treats general urological disorders.
Urinary incontinence is the inability to take control of the holding in urine in the bladder. This is usually cause by weak or too active muscles that keeps the urine from leaking out of the urethra. Weak urethra muscles can't handle the pressure build up in the bladder at which a simple sneeze or cough will result in incontinence. Studies shows Women are more likely to have urinary incontinence than men. Up to 35% of the total population over the age of 60, averaging over one in three women are estimated to have bladder control problems.
Infertility is an impairment in the ability to achieve pregnancy or, more specifically, the inability to conceive after one year of unprotected intercourse with females less than 35 years old. There are multiple causes for infertility in men and women, which affects about 6 million individuals in the United States alone.
Prostate Cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death of men in this country; it is second only to lung cancer. Prostate cancer claims the lives of more than 41,000 American males each year. It is the most common cancer in men in the United States.