Men's Problems Health News

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7/12/2010
Sleep Apnea Could Raise Heart Risks for Older Men

From middle age to age 70, the sleep-time breathing disorder could pose a hazard, study suggests

7/6/2010
Breast Cancer Gene May Raise Men's Risk, Too

Males with faulty BRCA2 have 1 in 12 chance of the illness by age 80, study finds

7/6/2010
Drugs Like Viagra Linked to Higher Rates of STDs

But it's the behavior, not the medication, that's to blame, researchers say

7/1/2010
PSA Test Does Cut Prostate Cancer Deaths, Study Finds

Swedish report adds to controversy over the usefulness of the blood screen

6/30/2010
Testosterone Gel Could Raise Heart Risks in Frail, Older Men

But study was small and effect may not be similar in men generally, experts say

6/30/2010
Genes Tied to Hair Loss Disorder

Findings may pave way for new treatments for alopecia areata, researchers say

6/22/2010
Gaining Weight Later in Life Ups Diabetes Risk

Increased waist circumference also increases type 2 chances, study finds

6/21/2010
Plastics Chemical BPA May Be Tied to Ovarian Cysts

Women with the problem had higher levels of BPA, but study can't confirm cause-and-effect, experts say

6/18/2010
On Father's Day, Give Dad Gift of Health

Staying healthy is part of being a good dad, expert suggests

6/18/2010
'Watchful Waiting' Often Best Strategy for Slow-Moving Prostate Cancer

Surgery, radiation not always ideal for many with low risk disease, researchers find

6/16/2010
Low Testosterone in Older Men Less Common Than Thought

Study does find some association between nine symptoms and 'male menopause'

6/16/2010
Obesity Can Take Toll on Sex Life

Stigma may lead to fewer sexual encounters, poorer sexual health, study finds

6/15/2010
Females May Be Naturally More Prone to Stress: Animal Study

A male-only protein found in rats helps control stress signals in the brain, research shows

6/14/2010
'Normal' Blood Pressure in Male Teens a Warning Sign

Those with slight hike more likely than girls to develop hypertension later, study shows

6/14/2010
Teen Boys Who Attempt Suicide More Likely to Abuse as Adults

Men with this history are more prone to hit and injure partner, study shows

6/11/2010
After Vasectomy, Single Test Might Give All-Clear

Any remaining sperm appear to be inconsequential, study finds

6/11/2010
Men May Be More Vulnerable to Roller Coaster Ride of Romance

Study found young males felt ups and downs of relationships more deeply than young women

6/2/2010
Black Men at Greater Risk of Aggressive Prostate Tumors: Study

Expert urges more vigilance starting at age 40 in this group

6/2/2010
Size of Prostate Tumor Linked to Patients' Weight

Biggest, and perhaps more aggressive ones, found in heaviest men, study says

6/2/2010
New Tests for Prostate Cancer Might Bring More Certainty

Gene-based screens could reduce unnecessary biopsies, worry, researchers say

6/1/2010
Tracking PSA Test Results Over Time Gives Clues to Cancer

Method may help doctors spot aggressive prostate tumors, researchers say

6/1/2010
Value of Monitoring Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Assessed

'Watchful waiting' may be option for some men, expert suggests

6/1/2010
Male 'Pill' Still a Ways Off

Shutting down sperm production has proved complicated, experts say

6/1/2010
Vitamins Fail to Protect Men Against Bladder Cancer

Little is known about anticancer benefits of supplements, researchers caution

6/1/2010
Radiation for Prostate Cancer May Boost Fracture Risk

Study found treatment hiked hip fractures by 58 percent

6/1/2010
Dangers Lurk in Impotence Drugs Sold on Web

Study finds many contain toxins, or too much/too little of the active ingredient

6/1/2010
Prostate Cancer Vaccine Shows Few Side Effects

And it extends life for men with advanced disease, researchers say

5/20/2010
Fat in Males, Females Differs Genetically, Mouse Study Shows

Finding might explain why men store fat around belly, women around the hips

5/18/2010
Postpartum Depression Can Strike New Dads

1 in 10 men is affected, and a depressed partner can raise the risk, study finds

5/17/2010
Men, Women May Respond Differently to Vaccines

Frequency, severity of adverse effects vary between genders, researcher says

5/13/2010
Suicide Leading Cause of Violent Death: CDC

Homicide was second-leading cause, 16-state survey found

5/13/2010
Women Who Marry Younger Men May Die Earlier

The reverse was true for males tying the knot with younger females, study found

5/4/2010
As FDA Eyes Prostate Cancer Drugs, Experts Urge Caution

Hormonal meds linked to heart risks, but men should not abandon them

5/3/2010
FDA Reviews Side Effects From Prostate Cancer Therapy

Doctors urged to consider risks of hormone treatment, inform patients

4/29/2010
Low Testosterone Raises Heart Death Rates in Impotent Men

Obese patients with erectile dysfunction also at higher risk for cardiac events, research shows

4/29/2010
Prostate Cancer Vaccine Gains FDA Approval

Breakthrough approach lengthens survival, to varying degrees, for men with advanced disease, studies found

4/27/2010
Prostate Cancer Vaccine May Get FDA Approval

Breakthrough approach lengthens survival, to varying degrees, for men with advanced disease, studies found

4/20/2010
Weight Gain, Smoking May Make Prostate Cancer Deadlier

Men who put on pounds after prostatectomy nearly double odds of recurrence, one study finds

4/15/2010
Do Statins Lower Male Sex Drive?

Italian study says yes, but earlier U.S. study had different conclusion

4/15/2010
Chlamydia Often Overlooked in Young Men

British study says poor management of related condition leaves many undiagnosed

4/15/2010
Hormone Therapy May Fight Resistant Prostate Cancer

Experimental treatment offers hope against cancer that returns after castration

4/8/2010
Even Mild Sleep Apnea Raises Stroke Risk in Men

Risk may stem from cumulative effect over many years, study suggests

4/5/2010
Your Social Network Affects Your Drinking Habits

Heavy drinkers tend to have friends, relatives who also drink, study finds

4/2/2010
Unvaccinated Boys at Risk of Mumps-Linked Testicular Problem

Testicles can swell or atrophy as a result, researchers say

3/31/2010
Study Revives Debate on Prostate Drug

Experts disagree on whether medication cuts cancer risk

3/22/2010
Infertility Raises Risk of More Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Study found infertile men were 2.6 times more likely to get more dangerous disease

3/17/2010
Abusive Men Often Rationalize Their Behavior

Many think domestic violence is much more common than it is, researchers say

3/16/2010
Treat Women With Heart Attack Just Like Men: Study

That will increase their odds of survival, experts say

3/10/2010
Scientists Find Key to Hormone-Resistant Prostate Tumors

Discovery in mouse study may someday extend men's lives

3/10/2010
As You Age, Better Health Means Better Sex

Association held true for people well into their 80s, study found