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Vitamins Fail to Protect Men Against Bladder Cancer

Little is known about anticancer benefits of supplements, researchers caution

Radiation for Prostate Cancer May Boost Fracture Risk

Study found treatment hiked hip fractures by 58 percent

Dangers Lurk in Impotence Drugs Sold on Web

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

Prostate Cancer Vaccine Shows Few Side Effects

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

Fat in Males, Females Differs Genetically, Mouse Study Shows

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

Postpartum Depression Can Strike New Dads

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

Men, Women May Respond Differently to Vaccines

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

Suicide Leading Cause of Violent Death: CDC

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

Women Who Marry Younger Men May Die Earlier

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

As FDA Eyes Prostate Cancer Drugs, Experts Urge Caution

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

FDA Reviews Side Effects From Prostate Cancer Therapy

Doctors urged to consider risks of hormone treatment, inform patients

Low Testosterone Raises Heart Death Rates in Impotent Men

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

Prostate Cancer Vaccine Gains FDA Approval

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

Prostate Cancer Vaccine May Get FDA Approval

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

Weight Gain, Smoking May Make Prostate Cancer Deadlier

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

Do Statins Lower Male Sex Drive?

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

Chlamydia Often Overlooked in Young Men

British study says poor management of related condition leaves many undiagnosed

Hormone Therapy May Fight Resistant Prostate Cancer

Experimental treatment offers hope against cancer that returns after castration

Even Mild Sleep Apnea Raises Stroke Risk in Men

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

Your Social Network Affects Your Drinking Habits

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

Unvaccinated Boys at Risk of Mumps-Linked Testicular Problem

Testicles can swell or atrophy as a result, researchers say

Study Revives Debate on Prostate Drug

Experts disagree on whether medication cuts cancer risk

Infertility Raises Risk of More Aggressive Prostate Cancer

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

Abusive Men Often Rationalize Their Behavior

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

Treat Women With Heart Attack Just Like Men: Study

That will increase their odds of survival, experts say

Scientists Find Key to Hormone-Resistant Prostate Tumors

Discovery in mouse study may someday extend men's lives

As You Age, Better Health Means Better Sex

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

New Prostate Cancer Guidelines Aim to Empower the Patient

Diagnostic test not infallible, can lead to unneeded treatments with unwanted side effects

New Drugs, Approaches Offer Hope Against Prostate Cancer

Experimental medicine shows promise, new test might cut unnecessary biopsies, researchers say

New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines Unveiled

American Cancer Society now suggests those with PSA of less than 2.5 be tested every two years

Obesity, Lack of Exercise Heighten Arthritis Risk for Women

Rates of the condition are higher in U.S. than Canada, study finds

Advance Toward Test for Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Scientists find gene that drives tumor spread, say it could be target for screening

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Raises Suicide Risk

Patients' odds for cardiovascular death also go up after they get the news, study finds

Experts Issue Warning on Prostate Hormone Therapy

People underestimate effect on heart from androgen deprivation, official says

Fake Drugs Bought on the Web Pose Big Health Risks

2.5 million men in Europe alone may have taken counterfeit Viagra, study says

New Scan May Help Find Aggressive Prostate Tumors

Process is among several that use a variation of MRI technology

More Proof Exercise Leads to Healthier Aging

Good for the mind and body, series of studies finds

Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Heart Disease

Experts urge more doctors to ask simple question of male patients

Taking Viagra Won't Spur Risky Sexual Behavior

Men in the general population use the drug responsibly, study finds

Genetic Marker for Aggressive Prostate Cancer Found

Variant could be used to guide treatment, researchers suggest

Study Debunks Notion of 'Healthy Obese' Man

Heart risks may take years to show up, but they're there, study finds

Coffee, Exercise Fight Prostate Cancer

Studies show improved survival among men who partake regularly

Prostate Hormone Therapy May Up Heart Risks

Experts urge more awareness that long-term use has consequences

Baby Boys May Be at Risk From Mom's Bug Spray Use

Insect repellents suspected in birth defect that affects male urethra, researchers say

Stifled Anger at Work Doubles Men's Risk for Heart Attack

More open on-the-job interaction might ease the problem, researchers say

Spray May Delay Ejaculation

Using five minutes before intercourse significantly postponed orgasm, study finds

Sudden Cardiac Death Much More Likely to Strike Men

Males have triple the odds than women, study finds, and black men are especially prone

BPA Tied to Impotence in Men

Chinese factory worker study suggests more potential hazards from the plastics chemical

Is Smoking Tougher on Women?

Research suggests they're more susceptible to dangers of tobacco

Guidelines Urge Use of Erectile Dysfunction Drugs

Which product to prescribe depends on patient preferences, experts say