Prostate enlargement causes a lot of problems: frequent urination… constant nighttime bathroom trips… weak urine flow… leaks and dribbles… low sex drive… soft erections… & more.
The purpose of this article is to show you how to naturally restore a normal functioning prostate.
But to fix it, you need to know what’s causing your prostate to grow bigger.
And there are 10 HIDDEN UNDERLYING CAUSES for BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia).
And it’s any one of these causes (or usually a combination of several) that’s causing your urinary problems to get worse and worse
Before revealing what these ten underlying causes of prostate problems are let’s quickly summarize what is an enlarged prostate or BPH (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
An enlarged prostate is a non-cancerous growth of the prostate that usually affects men beginning at the age of 40.
Almost every man will go through it at some point in their lifespan.
An enlarged prostate is what its name sounds like.
The tissue in the prostate grows bigger, and with increasing size, it puts (more) pressure on the urethra (your urinary tube), disrupting urine flow – so you experience an increase in frequent urinations (especially at night-time), incontinence, leaks, dribbles, and symptoms of erectile dysfunction.
The bigger the prostate grows, the more severe the urinary issues become.
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10 Big Reasons why guys suffer an enlarged prostate!
If you suffer any one of these underlying health problems… then most likely, your prostate function will be affected.
And the more of these problems you have (most guys over 45 years of age suffer multiple… EVEN all TEN)… the more severe your urination and sex problems will be!
Prostate Issue Cause # 1: THE GROWTH HORMONE… DHT
As you get older, your testosterone dives sharply because a lot of it turns to the feminine hormone, estrogen.
When estrogen levels get too high, starting at age 50, your body signals special enzymes to produce DHT.
DHT is a growth hormone, meaning it causes certain tissues in your body to grow, including your prostate!
When DHT levels remain high, your prostate expands, crushing your bladder and preventing it from emptying.
The result is painful and persistent urinary problems that can stick around indefinitely.
Prostate Issue Cause #2: PAINFUL INFLAMMATION
According to studies published in PubMed and Science Direct, inflammation is another key driver of prostate growth in us senior men.
And that’s because inflammation (created by a buildup of inflammatory compounds (like COX and LOX) causes your prostate to swell incredibly large, sometimes doubling in size!
This once again places your bladder and urethra under tremendous pressure and prevents you from fully relieving yourself.
Prostate Issue Cause #3: PROSTATE CELL GROWTH
When you are young, your prostate cells are healthy.
But as you age, more and more of your healthy prostate cells can experience unusual changes.
(In some cases, cancerous, though an enlarged prostate is usually a non-cancerous growth).
This process can cause your prostate to swell in size.
Prostate Issue Cause #4: URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS
Urinary tract infections are caused by microbes such as bacteria that attack the body’s urinary tract.
When your urinary tract is disrupted, this affects your ability to pee.
Prostate Issue Cause # 5: NERVE PROBLEMS
You don’t think much about your nerves when it comes to prostate problems.
But your nerves control the involuntary muscles surrounding your urinary, bladder and prostate.
Your nerves help control muscles around bladder, prostate and urethra.
And with age, nerves get damaged and lose function, disrupting your ability to control your prostate muscles and bladder.
Prostate Issue Cause # 6: POOR BLOOD FLOW
With age, production of nitric oxide in your body declines.
Nitric oxide regulates blood flow and circulation throughout your body, including your prostate.
Without rich, nutrient dense, oxygenated blood flow nourishing your prostate… your prostate can malfunction leading to prostate discomfort and trouble peeing and having sex.
Prostate Issue Cause #7: DIABTETES, BLOOD SUGAR & GLUCOSE PROBLEMS
Diabetes can lead to many serious health problems.
Often overlooked, are issues with your prostate.
According to Harvard University Study… men with diabetes are 4 times more likely to suffer prostate issues too.
Prostate Issue Cause #8: MUSCLE LOSS
It’s no secret, as we get older, we lose muscle tissue.
But we never think about the muscle strength decline in the muscles surrounding the prostate.
As the tiny, involuntary muscles around prostate weakens, it becomes increasingly difficult to “hold in” your pee.
Prostate Issue Cause #9: LOW TESTOSTERONE
Low-T doesn’t just affect our sex drive, it also regulates our prostate health too.
Though scientists haven’t been able to pinpoint exactly how low-T causes prostate misery… clinical studies clearly indicate a link between the two.
Prostate Issue Cause #10: HIGH CHOLESTEROL
What our doctors don’t to tell us is that cholesterol can swell our prostate.
Multiple studies found that lab animals that were fed a high cholesterol diet developed enlarged, inflamed prostates.
More recently, the idea of a cholesterol connection gained steam after 791 men in health study significantly reduced their prostate symptoms after improving their cholesterol.
Home Remedies or Herbal Extracts, Vitamins or Nutrients that can help alleviate ten of these prostate triggering problems!
CONTROL YOUR BODY’S INFLAMMATION & TAME AN IRRITATING PROSTATE
Herbs: Cayenne Pepper, Fruit Goldenseal Root:
These three ancient spices possess a unique ability to help “modulate” inflammatory compounds like (COX and LOX) that causes your prostate to go wild!
REDUCE DHT FOR A YOUTHFUL PROSTATE
Herbs: Saw Palmetto, Plant Sterol Complex, Tomato Fruit, Broccoli Leaf:
Four of the most potent estrogen preventing chemicals in the entire world – Saw Palmetto, Stinging Nettle Leaf, Broccoli Leaf, and tomato fruit – have long been shown to be the “trifecta of manhood”.
Each possessing the power to protect testosterone from converting into the feminine hormone, DHT, so you experience complete, ease of urine flow.
LOWER BLOOD SUGAR TO SUBDUE PROSTATE PROBLEMS
Herbs : Reishi Mushroom, Maitake Mushroom Powder, Shiitake Mushroom:
There’s no way around it.
When glucose rises, it wreaks havoc on your health, and this includes your prostate too.
Medicinal mushrooms have powerful nutrients known a beta-glutens that helps slows down the absorption of sugar into your system.
Once your glucose concerns dwindle, so will your urges to pee.
REV-UP YOUR TESTOSTERONE FOR A YOUTHFUL PROSTATE
Herbs: (Stinging Nettle Leaf, Selenium, Green Tea Leaf):
The old saying, “REV UP YOUR ENGINE” explains the POWER of Asian exotic leaves!
Enhanced testosterone not only means better sex drive and stronger erections, it also protects your prostate too.
BOOST BLOOD FLOW FOR URINARY RELIEF
Herbs: Red Rasberry, Burdock Root Powder, Gaviola Leaf:
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), healthy blood flow protects every organ in your body, and that includes your prostate.
The Ancient Chinese rely on red raspberry, burdock root and Gaviola leaf to enhance rich, oxygenated circulation throughout the system.
The stronger your blood flow, your more prostate relief you enjoy.
CLEAR OUT INVADERS IN YOUR URINARY TRACT
Herbs: Cats claw bark, Gravel root, Marshmellow Root:
These nutrients and herbs help maintain your defense against harmful particles and bacteria that invade your urinary tracts that prevents a clear path for your pee to exit.
STRENGTHEN THE TINY MUSCLES AROUND THE BLADDER, WHICH HELPS THE BLADDER CREATE A TIGHTER SEAL
Herbs: Pumpkin Seed, L-Glycine, Calcium D-Glucarate:
These powerful chemicals and extracts are linked to muscle strength.
Often used by bodybuilders to strengthen muscles, these critical nutrients also target the invisible muscles surrounding your prostate and bladder.
RESTORE NERVE FUNCTION FOR BLADDER CONTROL:
Herbs: Quercetin Dihydrate L-Glutamic Acid, L-Alanine:
When nerves get damaged, not only does balance and coordination get thrown off… you also lose the ability to relax the muscles in the bladder and urethra.
The combination of Quercetin Dihydrate L-Glutamic Acid, L-Alanine supports optimal nerve function to protect and even reduce embarrassing and annoying leaks.
KEEP YOUR PROSTATE CELLS HEALTHY FOR NORMALIZED PEEING
Herbs: Vitamin E, Vitamin B-6, Copper, Zinc:
Cells can go bad and experience unhealthy growth due to hidden nutritional deficiencies.
Protect your prostate cells from abnormal activity by fortifying it with essential minerals and nutrients.
LOWER CHOLESTEROL TO REDUCE NIGHTIME BATHROOM TRIPS
Herbs: Juniper Berry, Uva Ursi Leaf, Buchu Leaf Powder, Parsley:
These powerful extracts have been clinically tested to support healthy cholesterol in patients with cholesterol problems.
It’s no coincidence when tested on older men, prostate and urination improves too.
Regain Complete Control Over your Urinary Health!
The human body is a complex machine, and when it comes to the prostate, there is NO SINGLE specific cause that makes it stop functioning the way it used to.
Rather, it’s usually a host of problems that worsen the prostate and make urination and sex difficult.
Once you fix all your underlying causes of an enlarged prostate, you can…
- Dramatically reduce FREQUENT and/or URGENT urination
- Stop Dribbling & STAINING
- INCREASE your urine FLOW and get FIRE HOSE peeing power
- Fully EMPTY your bladder
- Sleep through the night with FEWER and FEWER BATHROOM TRIPS
- Enjoy GREAT SEX again
- SLEEP like a baby the WHOLE night and wake up energized
- Pee like a kid again and feel completely EMPTY
- Go from Drip… Drip… Dribble… to… Unzip… Whoosh
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