The prostate is a small gland at the bottom of the bladder that surrounds the urethra. The urethra is the tube from which urine and semen are excreted. The prostate produces the prostatic fluid in which semen travel. The major afflictions of the prostate are:
Lifestyle Suggestions for BPH Sufferers
Ailments of the prostate, such as BPH are heavily impacted by lifestyle choices, such as diet and activities. To reduce BPH incidence or symptoms, consider these suggestions:
All men over 50 and any men with BPH symptoms should consult their health professional regarding prostate health. The traditional test for prostate health is a rectal exam conducted by your doctor to feel for enlargement. A blood test called a PSA (prostate-specific antigen) test may also be used. Recently, PSA tests have come under concern for accuracy, because of high rates of both false-positive and missed incidences of cancer. The test is still considered useful as a warning sign for those with a PSA score over 10, which then requires further testing by a specialist.
Many men with BPH do not have any signs or symptoms. If symptoms develop, it’s most often in men older than 50 and by age 70, almost all men will have some prostate enlargement.1 BPH is the enlargement of the prostate, usually due to age-related hormone changes. An enlarged prostate interferes with the urethral canal, upsetting urinary functions. If you’re a male with the following difficulties, you may be experiencing the symptoms of BPH:
Be sure to consult with your health professional, who can conduct tests to confirm your condition. There are prescription drugs available that have shown the ability to reduce BPH symptoms within 6-12 months while also reducing the size of an enlarged prostate. These drugs, such as Proscar®, can have unwanted side-effects, including decreased sexual desire, impotence and breast pain.2 Your health professional may recommend a number of natural ingredients, which have gained attention for alleviating the symptoms of BPH without adverse effects.
Immediate & Long-Term Prostate Health
Health First Prostate Protect Supreme was formulated with immediate and long-term prostate health in mind. For fast relief of BPH urinary difficulties, Prostate Protect Supreme contains a combination of nature’s most effective plant-based ingredients, such as phytosterols, saw palmetto, pumpkin seed oil, rye pollen extract and nettle root. To help prevent the development of more serious prostate conditions, Prostate Protect Supreme contains lycopene, selenium, vitamin D and Flowens® cranberry powder. In clinical trials, Flowens® has shown significant improvements in lower urinary tract symptoms in men over 45.3 These functions make Prostate Protect Supreme one of the most complete prostate formulas available!
Prostate Protect Supreme features:
What to expect from Prostate Protect Supreme?