Prostate Health & Prostate Cancer Screening

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men, but that doesn't mean everyone should get screened. Learn why, and find out if you're at higher risk.
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Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD): Are You At Risk?

If untreated, PAD can eventually lead to a loss of circulation in the legs, gangrene and amputation. Get answers to your PAD questions at a free panel discussion Oct. 4.
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Preventing and Treating an ACL Tear in Athletes

The ACL, or anterior cruciate ligament, is a key ligament for knee stability. Athletes with a torn ACL will be out for the rest of the season.
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Blown Apart: Norm’s Aortic Aneurysm Story

Norm, in his mid-60s, has never been a health nut. But he’s always done his yearly physical, and a couple years ago when he went, everything — blood pressure, cholesterol, etc. — looked fine.
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7 Quick Questions: Meet Robert Dreicer

Ever wonder what your doctor or health provider does outside the exam room? Our 7 Quick Questions series gives you a personal glimpse into the people of UVA.
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Vasectomy FAQs

Many couples who want permanent birth control may wonder if they should pursue a vasectomy for the man or tubal ligation for the woman.
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