High blood pressure, clinically known as hypertension, affects nearly 75 million adults in the United States and 1 billion people globally. Although one-third of adults in the United States are affected, only half of them have their blood pressure controlled. That has significant costs, both in terms of health and economics. The estimated economic burden […]

Click here to register to become an organ donor. You have the power to donate life. April is National Donate Life Month, a perfect time to learn more about organ donation and transplantation and to consider how many people have been saved by organ donation (Hint: 2,150,200 years of life have been saved through 533,329 kidney transplants alone!). Why do […]

June 10-16 is National Men’s Health Week. June is National Men’s Health Month. As men age, we commonly find that our urinary habits change slowly over time. In fact, the change is usually insidious because it occurs very slowly, and we then accommodate accordingly. We go to the doctor and the standard question is asked […]