Men's Problems Health News

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10/26/2016
FDA Warns of Dangers From Testosterone Supplements

Many American men take them, but heart and psychological issues can occur, agency says

10/25/2016
Women Reaching Equality in Dubious Habit: Drinking

Females also closing the gender gap on health problems from alcohol consumption

10/20/2016
Even for Men at High Risk, Healthy Living May Help Prevent Colon Cancer

Many lives could be saved if people avoided alcohol and smoking, ate better and stayed active, researchers report

10/19/2016
Sleep Can Affect Male Fertility

Study found too little or too much shuteye linked to reduced chance of pregnancy

10/13/2016
Scientists Map DNA of Zika Virus From Semen

It's another step in trying to understand the germ linked to severe birth defects worldwide

10/10/2016
Doctors May Not Be Telling High-Risk Patients About HIV Prevention Drug

Less than half of gay and bisexual men are aware of once-a-day pill PrEP, study shows

10/7/2016
Males Conceived Via Fertility Treatment May Have Weakened Sperm: Study

Procedure that injects sperm into egg was linked with lower quantity and quality of offspring's sperm

9/30/2016
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Less Safe for Men With Prior Heart Attack

For this type of patient, cardiac risks linked to the treatment may outweigh any benefit, study suggests

9/14/2016
Prostate Cancer Treatments: Different Choices for Different Men

Survival rates are all high, but watchful waiting is linked to some cancer spread, British study reports

9/12/2016
Health Tip: Osteoporosis Affects Men, Too

Here are common risk factors

9/6/2016
Could Good Sex Be Bad for an Older Man's Heart?

Once a week or more may take toll, study finds, but at least one cardiologist questions the findings

8/25/2016
Survey Says: Hair Transplants Make Men Look Younger

Study supports notion that balding men appear older, less attractive

8/24/2016
Medical Marijuana's Pain Relief May Work Better for Men

Study found male users reporting bigger benefits compared to women

8/19/2016
Is Compromise More Likely When Women Are Part of the Decision?

Men alone tend to choose an extreme option, study contends

8/11/2016
Health Tip: Young Men Shouldn't Scrimp on Nutrition

Good choices promote better health

7/18/2016
Poverty Takes Bigger Toll on a Man's Health If He's Black: Study

Low income raises risk of early death for black males, but not their white peers, researchers say

7/14/2016
Obesity More Deadly for Men Than Women: Study

Losing even a little weight could cut the risk, researchers say

7/7/2016
Men With Advanced Prostate Cancer Might Consider Gene Test

Detection of genetic flaw could help predict or prevent cancer in their relatives, study suggests

7/5/2016
Many Men Ignore Testicular Cancer Symptoms for Months

Early diagnosis and treatment are tied to 99 percent survival rate at 5 years, urologist says

6/30/2016
Men Face Greater Risk of Cardiac Arrest: Study

Heart disease tends to develop earlier than it does in women, researchers say

6/29/2016
Testosterone Therapy May Boost Older Men's Sex Lives

Gel hormone treatment led to improved libido and sexual function, study finds

6/29/2016
Sufficient Sleep May Help Protect Men Against Diabetes: Study

Too much, too little lowered body's ability to break down sugar, but that was not the case for women

6/28/2016
Sudden Heart Death More Common in Male Minority Athletes

Inherited condition often the cause, study says

6/24/2016
Why Some Bisexuals Won't 'Come Out'

Interviews reveal common theme

6/14/2016
Impotence Drugs Won't Raise Melanoma Risk, Study Suggests

Researchers say skin cancer in these patients is likely due to more sun exposure

6/7/2016
Obesity Rates Rising Among Women: CDC

Though a major health concern, little has changed, expert says

5/26/2016
Tough Economy, Alcohol Fuels Suicide Risk in Men: Study

But similar link not seen for women

5/24/2016
Loss of Y Chromosome in Men Tied to Alzheimer's Risk

Study raises provocative questions, expert says

5/20/2016
Growth Spurts Can Throw Off Teen Boys' Strut

Coordination may be affected by quick addition of height, researchers say

5/18/2016
High HIV Rates for Gay Men in Some Southern Cities

In Jackson, Miss., Columbia, S.C., and El Paso, Texas, rates now exceed or approach 30 percent, report finds

5/12/2016
Men Miss Out on Bone Loss Screening

Yet, millions are at risk of osteoporosis, researchers say

5/9/2016
5/9/2016
Penis Reconstructions 'Life-Altering' for Men, Studies Show

Both transgender patients and victims of trauma did well, but procedures not for fainthearted, expert says

5/7/2016
Does a Deep Voice Draw Women?

Study suggests a booming baritone is meant more to intimidate male rivals

4/29/2016
Many Manly Men Avoid Needed Health Care

Gender stereotypes can have dangerous consequences, research suggests

4/22/2016
Could Certain Fatty Foods Be Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?

Study also suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs may help counteract harmful effect

4/18/2016
Regular Exercise May Boost Prostate Cancer Survival

Study found that men who exercised the most had the best outcomes

4/11/2016
Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression

Study found a 23 percent increased risk compared to men who received other treatments, but overall risk relatively low

4/7/2016
Happy Marriage May Prompt Men to Get Colonoscopy: Study

Women encourage healthful behaviors in their husbands, but look to others for advice about their own preventive care

4/6/2016
High-Dose Radiation May Be No Better for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

Study finds no benefits in disease progression, survival

4/4/2016
New Prostate Technique May Help Men's Nighttime Urination

Procedure partially blocks blood flow to the gland and appears to ease the night need, but skeptics exist

3/29/2016
Scientists Spot 'Switch' That Helps Sperm Penetrate Egg

Finding could eventually lead to unisex birth control, or infertility treatments, researchers say

3/18/2016
Many Men Have Body Image Issues, Too

Study finds appearance, weight, muscle tone often affect how guys feel about themselves

3/16/2016
Women With Alzheimer's May Keep Verbal Skills Longer Than Men

Gender difference could slow diagnosis in women, researchers say

3/9/2016
Short Men, Heavy Women at Lifelong Disadvantage?

Genetics of height and weight may shrink earnings, study contends, but other experts skeptical of the findings

3/3/2016
Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer May Carry Certain Risks

Chances of secondary cancers increased, but study authors stressed the overall risk was low

3/2/2016
Guys, Want to Be a Leader? Muscle Up

Study found people tend to link brawnier physiques with leadership

3/2/2016
Low Vitamin D Levels May Signal More Aggressive Prostate Cancer

But men should not expect supplements to ward off fast-growing tumors, expert says

2/24/2016
Male Childhood Cancer Survivors Less Likely to Have Kids, Study Finds

But Norwegian researchers also found no increased risk of birth defects or delivery complications

2/23/2016
Half of Gay Black Men May Become Infected With HIV, CDC Says

New national report highlights groups most at risk for the AIDS-causing virus