Men's Problems Health News

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4/23/2013
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers Tied to Risk for Other Cancers

Findings come from two large, long-term studies of U.S. health professionals

4/23/2013
Obesity Linked to Prostate Cancer, Study Finds

Men who had a biopsy that didn't find cancer were at raised risk for disease later if they were obese

4/19/2013
Sons of Absent or Abusive Fathers May Pick More Bar Fights: Survey

Study looked at aggression tied to drinking in young Australian men

4/16/2013
'Do-It-Yourself' Projects May Boost White-Collar Males' Self-Image

They indulge their 'inner craftsman' while working with their hands, researchers say

4/15/2013
Study Questions Value of PSA Test for Older Men

Only a third who received abnormal result went on to receive prostate biopsy, experts note

4/15/2013
New Procedure May Shrink Enlarged Prostate Without Surgery

'Prostatic artery embolization' didn't cause troublesome side effects in study

4/8/2013
Most Men Don't Need PSA Tests, Doctors' Group Says

American College of Physicians notes limited benefit of prostate cancer screening

4/8/2013
Can Penis Size Sway Women's Choice of Mate?

Shown images of naked mannequins, females tended to favor better-endowed candidates, study found

4/4/2013
Low Testosterone Linked to Later Arthritis in Study

Hormonal changes could influence disease severity, researchers say

4/3/2013
Black Men Often Face Delays in Prostate Cancer Care: Study

Finding is more evidence of gap in quality of care for the disease, researcher says

3/28/2013
'Bigorexics' Want to Boost Their Masculinity

But anorexic guys may identify with more feminine stereotypes, study suggests

3/26/2013
Men Biologically Programmed to Steer Clear of Friends' Wives

Study finds testosterone levels drop, reducing adultery urge

3/26/2013
Is Early Baldness in Blacks a Clue to Prostate Cancer?

Hair loss by age 30 may raise risk, study suggests

3/20/2013
Having Older Grandfather May Raise Child's Autism Risk: Study

Men who became dads at age 50 or older had higher odds for a grandchild with the disorder

3/18/2013
Craze for Hairless Genitals Accompanies Rise in Infections

Shaving, clipping and waxing may raise risk of skin virus, study finds

3/13/2013
Certain Men May Face Higher Risk of Brain Injury

Falls, assaults and traffic crashes most common causes in Swedish study

2/21/2013
Cancer Rates Vary Widely by State, Race: CDC Report

Latest data from 2009 cites 1.5 million new cases diagnosed; prostate and breast tumors most common

2/15/2013
Proscar Won't Boost Prostate Cancer Survival, Study Finds

Drug does appear to reduce diagnosis of the disease, researchers say

2/13/2013
Could Duration of Prostate Cancer Hormone Therapy Be Halved?

Preliminary research suggests it might be safe to shorten the current 3-year treatment

2/11/2013
If Wife Earns More, Husband's Sexual Performance May Suffer: Study

Men in this situation were slightly more likely to be prescribed impotence drugs, researchers found

2/8/2013
Who Says the Sexes Are Planets Apart?

New study states forget the Mars-Venus divide; the thinking of men and women tend to overlap

2/5/2013
Too Much TV Tied to Lower Sperm Count in Young Men

But exercising may boost sperm count, study also suggests

2/4/2013
Calcium Supplements May Raise Men's Death Risk From Heart Disease

Study did not find similar threat to women, however

1/30/2013
Side Effects of Prostate Cancer Treatments Similar in Long Run: Study

Researchers comparing surgery, radiation therapy did find short-term differences in men's sexual, urinary, bowel problems

1/30/2013
Impotence Drug Cialis Might Have Other Sexual Benefits: Study

Industry-funded research suggests it could help men who've had troubling achieving orgasm

1/30/2013
For Married Men, Does More Housework Mean Less Sex?

Study suggests it's not a sure path from kitchen to bedroom

1/29/2013
Erectile Dysfunction May Signal Hidden Heart Disease

Large study found even mild impotence was tied to greater odds of future hospitalization, death

1/28/2013
Fried Foods May Boost Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Says

But the research doesn't prove a link between the disease and French fries, donuts and the like

1/17/2013
Your Genetic Secrets May Not Be as Safe as You Think

Scientists able to identify men who had donated DNA to science by using their Y chromosome, the Internet

1/13/2013
Bathroom Reminders May Prod Guys to Wash Their Hands

In study, rate of college men who did so jumped to 86 percent after signs appeared

1/7/2013
Some HPV-Linked Cancers Rising in U.S.: Report

Changing sexual practices a likely reason; vaccination urged

1/7/2013
Mental Health of Dads-to-Be May Influence Toddler's Behavior

During pregnancy appointments, ask about father's state of mind, experts say

1/4/2013
Keeping Sexuality Secret Takes Mental Toll on Bisexual Men

Those who concealed their same-sex relationships had higher rates of depression and anxiety, study found

1/3/2013
Some Complain of Shorter Penis After Prostate Cancer Treatment: Study

Researchers say doctors should discuss this rare side effect before treatment choices are made

12/27/2012
Males Struck by Cars Die More Often Than Females: Study

Researchers wonder if risky behaviors influence death rates

12/18/2012
With Testicular Cancer, CT Scan Benefit May Beat Risks

Study should reassure patients, doctors, expert says

12/11/2012
Women Far More Likely to Live to 100 Than Men: U.S. Census

More than 80 percent of all centenarians were white, lived in urban areas

12/11/2012
Regular Exercise May Add Years to Life, Study Finds

Biggest boost was seen in black women; effect didn't hold for Hispanics, for reasons unclear

12/10/2012
FDA OKs Expanded Use of Prostate Cancer Drug

Zytiga shows benefits for treating late-stage disease, agency says

12/10/2012
Targeted Prostate Cancer Biopsies Might Improve Care: Study

Combining MRI, ultrasound allows doctors to better spot hidden, often aggressive, tumors

12/5/2012
How Long Should Men's Urinary Infections Be Treated?

Extended course of antibiotics doesn't reduce repeat infections, study finds

12/5/2012
Sperm Counts Dropping for French Men: Study

Semen concentrations fell by a third between 1989 and 2005, researchers say

12/4/2012
Severe Gum Disease May Be Linked to Impotence

Small study found men with periodontitis were about 3 times as likely to experience erectile problems

11/29/2012
New HIV Infections Highest Among Urban Gay, Bisexual Men: CDC

Prevention efforts vital in high-risk areas, researchers say

11/28/2012
Deep Belly Fat Could Weaken Men's Bones, Study Suggests

Level of 'visceral fat' seemed to have an effect regardless of man's overall weight

11/26/2012
Alzheimer's May Progress Differently in Women, Men

Study found variations in brain matter loss, early mental decline

11/21/2012
Weak Muscles in Teen Years Linked to Early Death in Men

Low strength levels in youth may raise risk as much as high blood pressure or being overweight, study suggests

11/19/2012
Testosterone Gel Fails to Boost Viagra's Effects

Study found no added benefit to men being treated for erectile dysfunction

11/15/2012
Sperms' Length Linked to Men's Fertility

Finding might aid in the diagnosis and treatment of male infertility, researchers say

11/14/2012
Study Reveals Gender Gap in Spotting Depression

People, especially males, more likely to identify poor mental health in women than in men