Originally posted on Healthy Solutions:

prostatitis verses enlarged prostate!

  • Over 50% of men in their 60′s and as many as 90% in their 70s or older have symptoms of an enlarged prostate gland (BPH)
  • Out of the 203,000 men diagnosed with prostate cancer, around 30,000 will die of it (each year)
  • prostatitis affects around 35% of men in the 50′s and older

OK lets put this into plain English!

The prostate gland

30,000 men die every year as a result of prostate cancer. Don’t leave difficult symptoms of voiding go unchecked.

The prostate gland about the size of a walnut, which surrounds part of  the urethra. (the urethra – that long tube that takes urine from the bladder out of the body via the penis, girls you have a shorter one and that’s part of the reason women get bladder infections more than men.). The urethra is also responsible for transporting semen during ejaculation.

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