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A big prostate is very common & causes problems with passing urine, including a poor flow. Remedies can be simple & effective. See a GP if you’re concerned.
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Prostate problems are common, particularly in men aged over 50.
The prostate is a small gland found only in men and trans women. It surrounds the tube that carries urine out of the body (urethra).
Learn about the most common prostate problems and check out the videos about symptoms to look out for. Use the helpline to speak to specialist nurses.