Prostate problems are among the most common health issues for men after the age of 50, with around 30% of the men in the age group being affected in some way or another. Unfortunately, gentlemen tend to neglect their health problems, even though most of them are aware of the importance of regular screening as well as that the Colorado best treatment for BPH of any prostate issue is easier when detected early. To help you figure out whether you need a check-up, here are some signs that indicate you need benign prostatic hyperplasia treatment or that you are suffering from other prostate problems:
- Problems with urination – the frequent urge to urinate, the need to urinate at night, the inability to hold urine, difficulties or pain during passing urine and blood in the urine are all signs that the prostate gland has enlarged and is affecting the way that the surrounding organs operate;
- Sexual dysfunction – erectile dysfunction and painful ejaculation are also common symptoms associated with prostate problems;
- Pain or stiffness in the lower back, the hips, the upper thighs or in the rectal area – an enlarged prostate can cause pain that radiates in the bones, muscles and joints surrounding the pelvic area.