Author | Karen Bardossi

Articles

Study: No significant link between diabetes Tx, bladder Ca

August 03, 2015

A new study reports no statistically significant increase in the risk of bladder cancer among patients treated with the diabetes drug pioglitazone (Actos), despite previous studies suggesting an association.

Mid-urethral slings demonstrate efficacy, few adverse effects

July 13, 2015

A recently published review expands understanding of the effectiveness and side effects of mid-urethral sling procedures for stress urinary incontinence, providing more information for women considering minimally invasive surgical treatment.

Diet, urine pH may affect urinary tract bacterial growth

July 06, 2015

The recently published findings may open new avenues for treating urinary tract infections.

Weight-loss surgery may reduce incontinence

July 06, 2015

The authors of a recently published study have found that bariatric surgery may provide a significant benefit beyond dramatic weight loss.