Prostate enlargement also referred to as Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH)is a complex condition seen in elderly males. This enlargement of prostate leads to uncomfortable symptoms like blockage of urine flow, problems with urinary tract and so on. Now control this worrying condition efficiently with Homeopathy treatment. Even though there are several conventional treatments available for prostate enlargement, they are said to have some side effects. Whereas Homeopathy treatment for Prostate enlargement is considered to be safe and does not have any side effects when compared to other treatments. Homeopathic remedies for prostate enlargement does not just aim to control particular condition but also focuses on improving overall health and wellbeing of individuals. Homeocare International controls Prostate enlargement using constitutional homeopathy. At Homeocare International expert homeopaths prescribe the most suitable homeopathic remedies for prostate enlargement after careful analysis of individuals symptoms, health condition, and others. These remedies work by reducing the intensity and frequency of BPH symptoms and also correct their underlying root cause. Through Constitutional Homeopathy, further enlargement of the gland can be controlled and in a few cases, homeopathic remedies can even shrink the enlarged gland when diagnosed in early stages.
About Prostate Enlargement
Prostate enlargement (called Benign Prostate Hyperplasia) is a condition where the prostate gland in men becomes enlarged increasing pressure on the bladder and urethra. The gland gets enlarged when the cells in the gland multiply rapidly. Usually, prostate gland gets enlarged with aging and almost all the men over 60 experience this condition. Though it is not a life-threatening condition, the abnormal enlargement can increase pressure on the urethra and even block the urine flow. This extra growth is not cancer and does not even increase your risk of cancer (prostate cancer).
People with prostate enlargement are more prone to develop UTI’s (urinary tract infections), this is mainly because of the obstructed urine outflow. This obstruction in urine outflow leads to incomplete emptying of the bladder. Urine retention in urinary bladder triggers the risk of growth of bacteria which further leads to UTI’s.
Causes of Prostate Enlargement
Few factors which make men more prone to BPH are
- A family history of BPH
- Changes in male hormones
- Lack of physical activity
- Health conditions like Diabetes, obesity and so on
Symptoms of Prostate Enlargement
Few common symptoms of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia include
- Inability to empty the bladder completely
- Slow or weak urine flow
- Dribbling of urine
- Sudden urge to urinate
- Bladder infections
- Difficulty starting urination and straining to urinate
- Disturbed sleep due to frequent urination at night time
- Pain urinating and red color visibility in urination
Symptoms of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia begin gradually and worsen over time with enlargement of the prostate and increased pressure.
Complications of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
If ignored or left untreated, Benign Prostate Hyperplasia can lead to few complications like
- Urinary tract infections
- Kidney damage
- Urinary stones
- Bladder damage
Few tips that provide relief from symptoms
Below are a few simple lifestyle changes which can help in controlling your symptoms to some extent
- Reduce your intake of caffeine, alcohol, and others which make urinary symptoms worse
- Drink less water in the evening to avoid frequent get up in the night
- Double voiding
- Include fish in your diet especially salmon and cold water fish which helps to reduce inflammation in the body
- Eat more fiber foods to avoid constipation
- Exercise regularly and maintain a healthy weight
- Empty your bladder before going out
- Is Benign Prostate Hyperplasia or Prostate Enlargement life threatening?
Benign Prostate Hyperplasia isn’t a serious condition. It is commonly seen in elder people and does not trigger the risk of Prostate Cancer.
- What are the early warning signs of Prostate Enlargement?
Increased frequency to urinate especially at night, pain urinating and weak urine flow are few early signs of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia.