Men's Problems Health News

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1/4/2012
Potential Herpes Vaccine Disappoints Researchers

Only partially effective against one type of virus, ineffective against second type, study found

12/21/2011
Widowers Who Stay Single Might Face More Mental Health Woes

But it's unclear why some men find new relationships and others don't, researchers say

12/16/2011
Men Often Misread Women's Sexual Cues: Study

But ignorance might work in favor of males who overestimate their attractiveness

12/15/2011
Smoking Linked to Skin Cancer in Women

Non-melanoma malignancies twice as likely after 20 years of tobacco use, study finds

12/14/2011
Millions of Americans Are Victims of Sexual Violence: CDC

Rape, stalking, physical violence widespread in the U.S., report finds

12/12/2011
Gene Therapy a Boon for 6 Hemophilia Patients

Severity of the bleeding condition was reduced for men with type B disorder, study finds

12/7/2011
Active Surveillance May Benefit Men With Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

But report says more needs to be known about the long-term outcome of this approach

12/6/2011
Hormone Drugs Might Not Raise Heart-Related Deaths in Prostate Patients

But those with a history of heart disease, stroke may be at higher risk, researchers caution

12/5/2011
Fitness May Lower Death Risk Even Without Weight Loss

Exercise benefit found in large study of white, middle-class men

11/30/2011
Clogged Arteries Pose Different Dangers for Men, Women: Study

Heart treatment might need to take gender into account, researcher says

11/29/2011
Men More Likely to Skip Cancer Screenings: Study

Findings suggest need to better educate guys on tests' value, researchers say

11/29/2011
Do Men Think About Sex All the Time? Maybe Not

Study debunks notion that males focus on the subject far more often than females do

11/16/2011
Women More Prone to 'Broken Heart' Syndrome: Study

Associated with emotional stress, clinical condition mimics a heart attack

11/16/2011
Side Effects May Spur Men to Drop Tamoxifen for Breast Cancer

Weight gain, loss of sex drive common complaints, study finds

11/15/2011
Study Finds Link Between Low IQ, Large Waistline

More men with low intelligence scores at 18 had unhealthy belly size at 40

11/14/2011
Sugar-Sweetened Drinks May Pose Heart Risks to Women, Study Suggests

Problems can emerge even if no weight gain is evident, researcher says

11/10/2011
Fatherhood May Help Tough Guys Straighten Out

Crime, alcohol use dropped among first-time dads, study finds

10/28/2011
Stress Linked to Higher Mortality Risk Among Men

Even moderate but sustained stress might have deadly effects, study suggests

10/28/2011
For Older Men, Lowered Testosterone May Mean Muscle Loss

Study shows a link, but one expert says that's no reason to try hormonal supplements

10/26/2011
HPV Vaccine Might Help Prevent Anal Cancers: Study

Research in gay and bisexual men suggests it reduces infections, lesions

10/25/2011
U.S. Health Officials Back HPV Vaccine for Boys

The sexually transmitted virus causes a range of cancers, including cervical, penile and oral malignancies

10/25/2011
Drinking More Fluids Could Lower Men's Bladder Cancer Risk

The association was not as strong in older males who typically drank less water, study finds

10/21/2011
Research Suggests Penis Might Produce Testosterone

Work in mouse, human tissues show signs male hormones may be generated, but more study needed

10/19/2011
Sperm Moves Best for Moderate Exercisers: Study

Lighter or strenuous physical activity associated with less sperm motility

10/11/2011
Men With Disabilities More Vulnerable to Sexual Assault

They are four times more likely to experience sexual violence, study says

10/11/2011
10/8/2011
Even Football Players Say It's OK to Cry, Sometimes

But study finds they draw the line at sobbing

10/7/2011
Men Develop Diabetes With Less Body Fat Than Women: Study

Researchers say differences in fat distribution may be to blame

10/7/2011
Panel's Rejection of PSA Test Spurs Mixed Reaction From Experts

Many still stick by the prostate cancer screen, claiming it saves lives

10/7/2011
Cialis Approved to Treat Enlarged Prostate

Also approved for treatment of BPH and erectile dysfunction occurring simultaneously

10/7/2011
FDA OKs Impotence Drug Cialis to Treat Enlarged Prostate

Pill may be especially beneficial for men battling both conditions, agency says

10/7/2011
Report: Task Force to Recommend Against PSA Test

The exam for prostate cancer has been controversial for some time

10/6/2011
Many Years Pass Before Folks Get Help for Drugs, Alcohol

Men tend to wait even longer than women, study finds

10/5/2011
3 Hours of Exercise Weekly Can Cut Men's Heart Risks

Study found lowered risk related to higher levels of 'good' cholesterol

10/5/2011
Breast Cancer Appears Less Deadly for Men Than Women

But study notes male patients more likely to have advanced disease when diagnosed

9/29/2011
Otherwise Healthy Older Men Undertreated for Prostate Cancer: Study

Yet younger men with other serious health issues may be overtreated for the cancer, research shows

9/27/2011
Saw Palmetto Doesn't Help Enlarged Prostate: Study

For users reporting benefits, it's a classic placebo effect, experts say

9/27/2011
Do Men Need Colon Cancer Screening Earlier Than Women Do?

Austrian study finds more cancers at younger ages in men

9/27/2011
Childless Men May Face Higher Heart Disease Risk

Study suggests infertility may explain the link

9/26/2011
Couples Counseling Boosts Sex Lives After Prostate Cancer

Both face-to-face and Internet counseling improved erectile dysfunction, love lives, study found

9/23/2011
CDC Considers Vaccinating Boys, Not Just Girls, for HPV

Immunizing half the population isn't forceful enough against widespread virus, expert says

9/23/2011
Stress the 'Human' in HPV, One Man Suggests

Health advocate offers reminder that virus affects men and women equally

9/20/2011
New Test Predicts Risk for Impotence After Prostate Cancer Therapy

Series of questions given prior to treatment could help men decide on type of care, researchers say

9/19/2011
ADHD Drug Delays Puberty in Male Monkeys, Study Finds

Much more research needed before finding on Ritalin can have implications for humans, experts say

9/19/2011
'Journaling' Might Ease Depression in Testicular Cancer Patients

Keeping a positive daily journal can aid in men's recovery and quality of life, study shows

9/13/2011
Protecting Heart May Improve Erectile Dysfunction

Cardiac drugs, lifestyle changes improve sexual function in men with ED, study shows

9/7/2011
Firearm Suicide Methods Vary by Gender: Study

Women less likely to shoot themselves in face or head, researchers find

9/4/2011
Sexist Men, Women May Be a Good Fit: Study

For both sexes, those who seek uncommitted trysts rely on assertive strategy, survey finds

9/2/2011
Survivor Builds 'Cancer-Fighting' House

Natural materials, a lush garden, proximity to walking trails encourage healthy lifestyle

8/25/2011
Faster Way to Treat Partners of Women With STDs Urged: Experts

Doctors can pass along antibiotics to these men via the infected woman, without an examination