Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a condition also known as an enlarged prostate and it is characterized by the growth of this gland to an abnormal size. The infection of the prostate gland is called prostatitis and is another of the common health problems among men. Some of the symptoms of the prostate diseases are: frequent and painful urination, blood in the urine, inability to urinate. The risk of getting problems with the prostate increases with ageing. Identifying prostate problems early enough is a good way to reduce future risk of illnesses such as prostate cancer.