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Every Day is a Gift

Local insurance agent, Troy Lowery, decided to include PSA (prostate-specific antigen) screening in his yearly physical. His results warranted a referral to Urology Associates of Central Missouri for prostate cancer…

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Finding A Solution

Prostate cancer survivor, James West’s urinary incontinence was greatly affecting his quality of life. At 82 years old, James thought he was too old to seek any sort of treatment….

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Is Your ED a Warning Sign?

Experiencing erectile dysfunction? It could be a warning sign of an underlying condition. Age and psychological state are often blamed for erectile dysfunction (ED), but did you know that ED…

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Do I Have a Kidney Stone?

According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1 in 11 people in the U.S. will get a kidney stone. Formed from a hard collection of salt and minerals…

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Everything You Need To Know About Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are a relatively common medical condition that sends over 500,000 Americans to the emergency room each year. Luckily, most cases are treatable at home and exit the body…

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Helping Hands with Dr. Steven Dresner

Patients experience rapid recovery through the use of robot-assisted procedures. In 2008, Boone Hospital Center added a new technology to its repertoire, da Vinci, a robotic system that allows surgeons…

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Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI)

I suffer from bladder leakage. Is there any hope for me to return to my normal way of life? This is usually what we hear from the men walking into…

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Myth Busters for Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

Myth Buster’s for erectile dysfunction (ED) Although erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common problem, it remains a taboo topic that men don’t like to discuss. However, it shouldn’t go ignored because…

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We Have to Fix It

Dr. Bud Murphey wants patients to learn from his experience with early prostate cancer detection. By Madison Loethen Nathaniel “Bud” Murphey, MD, of Boone Medical Group Ashland is well known…

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Game Changer

Amy’s Story with Overactive Bladder  What would it be like to live with overactive bladder? What is it like to wake up 5-6 times per night? To plan your bathroom…