Thank you for your interest in the latest issue of Maryland's Health Matters! At University of Maryland Shore Regional Health, we are committed to giving you and your family the information you need to live healthfully. We hope you enjoy it!

Top-Notch Urology Care Close to Home (pages 6-9)

University of Maryland Shore Regional Health's Urology Services team covers it all. From prostate issues, urinary tract cancer, incontinence and more, we've got you covered.

Dietary Changes That Will Reduce Your Cancer Risk (page 5)

Modifying what you eat can help you lower your risk of a wide range of cancers.

Making Leaps and Bounds (page 10)

University of Maryland Medical Center uses innovations in prostate care to reduce side effects.

5 Ways to Live a Longer, Healthier Life (page 13)

The average life expectancy for a man in the U.S. is five years less than a woman, mainly because men are more likely than women to smoke, drink too much alcohol, make other unhealthy choices and put off regular checkups and medical care. These steps can help men stay healthy as they age.

Introducing ... Our New UM Shore Regional Health Physicians (page 14)

University of Maryland Shore Regional Health recently welcomed new providers in OB/GYN, pediatrics and endocrinology.

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