Blog Archive

What Is Spinal Cord Stimulation and How Can It Help With Chronic Pain? Sep 20th, 2021

Americans are no strangers to pain — the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that one in five American adults suffers from chronic pain, and more than 7% of adults experience high-impact pain that limits their lives.  While it may be of some comfort knowing you’re not alone if...

How to Get Control Over Your Incontinence Aug 11th, 2021

The first thing that we want you to understand about bladder control issues is that the problem is very common — more than 25 million people in the United States experience daily urinary leakage. While there may be some comfort in knowing you’re not alone, the real relief comes with...

Treatments to Relieve Your Neck Pain Jul 18th, 2021

For such a small area, any pain that develops in your neck can cast a wide net over your life. Not only is the pain uncomfortable, you’re unable to see and hear properly if you can’t turn your head, which makes finding relief a top priority. To help, the extensive...

The Importance of Physical Exams for Men Jun 24th, 2021

As the world begins to return to normal again, you find yourself trying to catch up on all of those many important details that were temporarily on hold. If recent events have shown us nothing else, it’s that your health should be at the top of your list of priorities,...

What to Expect Before, During, and After Kyphoplasty May 10th, 2021

A compression fracture is a break in one of the vertebrae of the spine, which can cause intense pain, limit your movement, and affect the shape of your spine. If you’ve suffered a compression fracture, a procedure called kyphoplasty, may provide you with profound relief. Kyphoplasty is a minimally invasive...

3 Tests that Can Help Diagnose Your Allergies Apr 4th, 2021

If you suffer from allergies, you need answers. What’s causing your uncomfortable symptoms and how can they be resolved? At Broward Specialty Group, our team of specialists can identify the allergens that are triggering negative reactions in your body and help you get relief. In this blog, we explain three...

The Link Between Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction Mar 8th, 2021

Do you have diabetes? Do you have erectile dysfunction (ED)? There may be a link. The good news is there are a number of treatment options available to treat ED. In this blog, the health specialists at Broward Specialty Group, with three locations in Florida, explain what ED is, why...

Everything You Need to Know About MILD Procedure For Lumbar Compression Feb 10th, 2021

Although the onset of lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) can occur with little to no evidence of the condition, symptoms can worsen and cause debilitating pain in your lower spine that can radiate into your legs. Living with the condition can interfere with normal walking and movement. LSS occurs when the...

Understanding the Four Types of Incontinence Jan 1st, 2021

Did you know that 11% of women cite urinary incontinence as the reason they avoid sex? Urinary incontinence is an embarrassing and often inconvenient problem. You have to plan your day around your bathroom schedule, and you can’t completely relax because you don’t know if your days will be accident-free.  ...

5 Signs You May Have a Testosterone Deficiency Dec 3rd, 2020

Testosterone is a primary male hormone that regulates sexual development, reproduction, and a number of other bodily processes, including your sex drive, bone density, and muscle mass.  In your youth and when your levels are regular, you may not even think about your testosterone levels. If testosterone levels dip too...

How Balloon Sinuplasty Can Remedy Chronic Sinusitis Nov 11th, 2020

You might know that sinuses can cause problems, but have you ever thought about the details? The sinuses refer to the air-filled cavities found on both sides of your nose, between your eyes, and behind your forehead. If your sinuses are healthy, they’re lined with mucus-producing tissues that protect you...

Signs You Might Have Kidney Stones Oct 1st, 2020

Kidney stones are a common, albeit unfortunate, occurrence with an estimated one in ten people developing kidney stones at some point in their life. Those hard mineral deposits that form in your kidneys can affect any part of your urinary tract. Kidney stones affect both men and women, and are...

When Epidural Steroid Injections are the Best Solution for Your Chronic Back Pain Sep 2nd, 2020

Most Americans can expect to experience a bout of back pain at some point. For many individuals, however, back pain can become a chronic (long-term) issue. When it lasts longer than a few weeks, your discomfort can seriously impact your overall well-being and interfere with your ability to accomplish daily...