Dr. Ron S. Israeli MD FACS

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4 Ways to Prevent Urinary Incontinence

By |August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

You have probably heard the commercials about “leaky bladders,” but what does that mean? Understanding what the problem is is key to properly addressing any medical issue. Simply put, urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control. Urinary incontinence is not a disease but rather a symptom caused by many conditions, some of which can [...]

A Crash Course on The Urinary System

By |August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Urinary Tracts - we all have them, but few of us know how they actually work. The question of how liquids are absorbed and released by our bodies is complex and sometimes confusing. To help you understand the process of how it all works, we must first understand the basic functions of the organs that [...]

8 Tips for Relieving Kidney Stone Pain

By |August 7th, 2018|Kidney Stones|

If you have intense back pain just below the ribcage or have recently experienced painful pinkish-red urination, you may be suffering from kidney stones. Kidney stones occur when hard mineral deposits stick to acid salts in your urine and form small stones. These stones can be difficult to pass and have the potential to reoccur [...]

What Are the Survival Rates for Bladder Cancer Patients?

By |August 7th, 2018|Bladder Cancer|

Cancer survival rates will provide you with a percentage of individuals who are still living after their initial diagnosis. These statistics include patients who received treatment in an effort to cure the cancer in their body. This information will help you get a better understanding on how successful treatment can be for you. Survival statistics [...]

How Does Caffeine Affect the Urinary Tract?

By |August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Caffeine is a popular stimulant that is consumed on an everyday basis by people all over the world. It may be the only thing that helps you up in the morning, but did you ever consider what happens to the rest of your body after overconsumption and repeated digestion? Caffeine doesn’t exclusively offer the beneficial [...]

How Does Cancer Become Metastatic?

By |August 7th, 2018|Cancer|

Cancer is a disease that affects millions of people and families each year. With estimated diagnoses surpassing 1.5 million for 2018, this disease has a great potential to affect someone you know and love. Because of this, it is important to familiarize yourself with the medical terminology used to describe it. With the potential to [...]

What is the Difference Between Acute and Reflux Urinary Incontinence?

By |August 7th, 2018|Men's Health|

Urinary incontinence is the medical term for the accidental leakage of urine. Though many shy away from discussing this topic, there is no shame in having what some would call a “leaky bladder.” Urinary incontinence can be caused by a number of reasons and it affects both men and women at any point in their lives. [...]

What Medications Can Lower Testosterone Levels?

By |August 6th, 2018|Testosterone|

Image via Pexels Avoid These Medications to Improve Testosterone Levels  A testosterone deficiency can occur in males for a variety of reasons. Typically, testosterone levels are low and inconsistent when a male has a disease or a damaged hypothalamus, pituitary gland or impaired testicles. Low testosterone levels can eventually lead to other issues like abnormalities in [...]

How Does a Vasectomy Reversal Work?

By |August 6th, 2018|Vasectomy|

Image via Pexels What a Vasectomy Reversal is Really Like  Some men who undergo a vasectomy may never think they will someday undergo a vasectomy reversal to undo the process. However, life is unpredictable—and it can certainly be possible for a man to change his mind about his vasectomy, especially if he would like to [...]

When Does Fertility Decline in Men and Women?

By |August 6th, 2018|Men's Health|

Often serving as a barrier, age, unfortunately, affects most of the things we do in life. Being old enough to drive, legally drink, rent a car and buy a home are some of the things we look forward to when discussing age. The tone of the conversation tends to switch when talking about topics such [...]