Benign prostatic hyperplasia, or enlarged prostate, is a very common complaint among men aged 50 and over (although it can affect younger men). It’s a non-cancerous prostate condition which occurs when the prostate gland enlarges. This can cause enormous discomfort but it’s not life-threatening. In this video, shared by the Marian Regional Medical Center, listen to Dr. Chris Johnson, MD, a urologist from Dignity Health Central Coast as he discusses what BPH is, possible treatment options, and how you can improve your life and ease the symptoms.
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