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This page provides an informative video about vasectomies, as well as local listings for urologists and other healthcare providers in New York, NY.

The following video provides a visual example of how vasectomies work. Sperm are the male reproductive cells that are formed in the seminiferous tubules of the testes. In a vasectomy, the tubes that transport the sperm are cut and tied off so that sperm cannot be ejaculated. Ejaculation still occurs normally, but the ejaculate does not contain sperm and therefore cannot lead to conception. Read on to learn more about vasectomies and to find qualified physicians in your area. Read More...
This page provides local resources on pediatric dermatologists and the conditions they treat, as well as listings for local dermatologists and other specialists in New York, NY.

The following video talks about MRSA skin infections in children. This is an aggressive infection that does not respond to traditional antibiotics. It can be spread through physical contact such as group sports. Prevention methods are to not share towels and equipment. Read on to learn more about pediatric dermatology and to find dermatologists in your area. Read More...
This page provides an informative video about high risk pregnancies, as well as local listings for obstetricians and other healthcare providers in New York, NY.

The following video discusses the health risks of pregnancy in women over 40. Pregnancy at this age poses certain risks to both the baby and the mother. There is a higher risk of death for mothers during pregnancy and childbirth, and children are likelier to have genetic abnormalities like Down Syndrome, as well as problems such as heart defects. Good health helps reduce these risks, although it does not eliminate them. Read on to learn more about high risk pregnancies and to find OB/GYNs in your area. Read More...
"This page provides informative videos on treatment for abscessed teeth, as well as listings for Medicaid dentists and dentist offices in New York, NY.

The following video discusses how dentists drain a tooth abscess. A dental abscess is an infection that is trapped inside the hard outer shell of the tooth, inside the ligament of the tooth, or inside the bone. Sometimes these require drainage, usually by drilling a hole through the outer surface of the tooth or gum to drain the infection and release the pressure in the abscess, which physically pops the abscess. Click on the video below to learn more information. Read More...
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This page provides an informative video about Ventricular Assist Devices and how they can help people who experience heart failure, as well as local listings for cardiologists and other healthcare providers in New York, NY.

The following video discusses the Ventricular Assist Device, or VAD, for patients with heart failure. VADs are for people whose hearts do not contract and pump blood well. It is a heart-assisting pump. This device has traditionally been used as a short-term solution until a heart transplant becomes available, although it is being looked at as a possible long-term solution for people with heart failure. Read on to explore treatment options and qualified physicians in your area. Read More...
This page provides an informative video about vasectomies, as well as local listings for urologists and other healthcare providers in New York, NY.

The following video provides a visual example of how vasectomies work. Sperm are the male reproductive cells that are formed in the seminiferous tubules of the testes. In a vasectomy, the tubes that transport the sperm are cut and tied off so that sperm cannot be ejaculated. Ejaculation still occurs normally, but the ejaculate does not contain sperm and therefore cannot lead to conception. Read on to learn more about vasectomies and to find qualified physicians in your area. Read More...
This page provides helpful information on conditions commonly treated by urologists, as well as local listings for urologists and other healthcare providers in New York, NY.

The following video talks about the causes of urinary tract infections, or UTIs. These are commonly caused when bacteria track from the rectum to the vagina, and then to the urethra and bladder. The transfer of the bacteria from the vagina to the bladder is commonly aided by sexual intercourse. Cranberry juice can help prevent UTIs from taking hold. Read on to learn more about UTIs. Read More...
This page provides an informative video about urinary incontinence, as well as local listings for urologists in New York, NY.

The following video talks about treating urinary incontinence in women. This is a condition that affects 50% of women at some point in their lifetime. Women who suffer from bladder control problems should tell their doctors, since treatment is available. Sometimes specific exercises are enough to correct the problem. There are also simple outpatient treatments available that can help. Click the video below to learn more this condition and treatment options. Read More...