A large percentage of men over fifty years of age suffer from prostate troubles of one form or other. The prostrate gland is a male gland; comparable in shape and size to a large chestnut .It is situated at the base of the urinary bladder and around the commencement of the urethra. There are various types of prostrate disorders, the more important being hypertrophy or enlargement of the prostrate gland, and prostatitis or inflammation in the prostate gland.
There are two warning signals to indicate the possibility of prostate disorders. The first is the interference with the passage of urine, and the second is the need to void the urine frequently during the night’s sleep. Other symptoms are a dull aching pain in the lower back and pain in the hips, legs and feet
The position of the prostate gland make s is liable to congestion and other disorders. In an erect position, pressure falls on the pelvic region just where the prostate gland is situated. With ageing body gets heavier and looses its flexibility. This puts greater pressure on the pelvis and increases the vulnerability of the prostate gland. Prolonged period of sitting in certain occupation also increases the pressure on the pelvic region. Acute prostatitis may also result from exposure to cold and chill and from infectious diseases. Another important cause for prostate disorders is constipation.
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