Men's Problems Health News

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11/8/2005
Syphilis Rates Rising Among U.S. Men

Study cites lax safe-sex behavior by gay and bisexual males

11/8/2005
For Women, Laughter Is a Just Reward

Brain's 'reward centers' show heightened activity if something is funny, study finds

11/4/2005
Widening Waistlines Raise Kidney Risks

Heavier men face higher odds of organ dysfunction, research shows

11/1/2005
Protein Helps Vitamin E Fight Cancer

TAP might also serve as early marker for prostate tumors

10/27/2005
Campaign Seeks to Educate Hispanic Men About Depression

An estimated 54 percent suffer at least one major episode in their lifetime

10/19/2005
Prostate Cancer Screening Cuts Death Risk

Study found those patients who had taken PSA test annually had higher survival rates

10/18/2005
Marital Status Affects Prostate Cancer Treatment Choices

Study found men with spouses more likely to seek radiation for advanced disease

10/18/2005
Abused Boys Become Abusive Men

They're more likely to commit domestic violence as adults, study finds

10/17/2005
Slimming Down Heats Up Sex Lives

For the obese, losing weight can have romantic rewards, study finds

10/17/2005
Smoking Reduces a Man's Fertility

If you're thinking of fathering a child, don't smoke, experts advise

10/17/2005
Blood Test May Spot Aggressive Prostate Cancer

A reliable screen would help doctors match treatments to individual patients

10/17/2005
No Link Between Diabetes, Aggressive Prostate Cancer

However, diabetic patients do have poorer survival rates, study finds

10/14/2005
Lighting Up May Dumb Smokers Down

Study finds increased thinking problems, lower IQ among long-term tobacco users

10/12/2005
PCBs Hurt Sperm, But Not Men's Fertility

DNA damage may not lower reproductive ability, study finds

10/6/2005
Hormone Therapy May Fight Localized Prostate Cancer

But experts question whether the study's findings remain relevant

10/4/2005
U.S. Cancer Death Rates Keep Falling

Decline since 1990s has been steeper among men than women, new report finds

10/1/2005
Weight Gain May Spur Prostate Cancer

Obese men progressed faster to disease recurrence, study found

9/29/2005
Ali Torre Goes to Bat Against Prostate Cancer

Wife of Yankees manager Joe Torre spearheads new educational campaign

9/29/2005
Married Women Report More Sexual Woes Than Singles

But new U.K. survey finds the opposite is true for men

9/26/2005
Pomegranate Shows Promise Against Prostate Cancer

It stopped malignancy in cell cultures and mice, but experts remain cautious

9/26/2005
Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Prevent Fracture Risk

But randomized trials are needed to settle this controversial issue, researchers add

9/23/2005
PSA Still Best Predictor of Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Study counters recent claims that test might not be effective

9/21/2005
'Downward Mobility' Hits Men Hardest

They're more likely to suffer depression than women as incomes decline, study finds

9/15/2005
Sexism May Shorten Men's Lives: Study

Countries with high levels of violence against women also have high male death rates

9/8/2005
Health Tip: Prevent Testicular Cancer

Self-examination may catch tumors early

9/7/2005
CT Scans Spot Younger Men's Heart Risk

But the technique isn't yet recommended for wide use, researchers add

9/6/2005
Health Tip: Recovering After Vasectomy

Don't overdo it for a few days

9/1/2005
Breast Cancer Gene Tied to Non-Breast Tumors in Men

BRCA2 mutations up risks for other malignancies, study finds

8/29/2005
Exercise Cuts Men's Heart Death Risk

Staying fit a lifesaver regardless of cholesterol levels, study finds

8/12/2005
Healthy Diet, Exercise Fight Prostate Cancer

Study is first to show lifestyle changes battle malignancy

7/26/2005
PSA Changes Over Time Predict Prostate Cancer Risk

Doctors may need to stop focusing on single test results, studies suggest

7/22/2005
Lung Cancer Deaths Declining for Europe's Men

But the reverse is true for women, study finds

7/21/2005
New Drug Promising for Testicular Cancer

Single-dose carboplatin post-surgery just as effective as weeks of radiotherapy

7/20/2005
Obesity May Begin at the Office

Time stuck behind desk means pounds added, study finds

7/13/2005
Obesity Tougher on Men

Very overweight women much fitter than male peers, study finds

7/12/2005
Men at Much Higher Eye Injury Risk

Their risk is double that for women, research shows

7/10/2005
Brittle Bones Can Affect Older Men As Well

Fractures less common but more lethal for men than for women, experts say

7/8/2005
Early Prostate Screening May Save Lives

PSA blood test cuts risk of aggressive cancer by 35 percent, study found

6/23/2005
Postnatal Depression Can Hit New Dads, Too

Study finds father's 'baby blues' negatively affect child

6/22/2005
Radiation Frequency Questioned for Male Breast Cancer

Study suggests men, women be treated using same guidelines

6/21/2005
More DNA Damage to Older Men's Sperm

Findings have implications for middle-aged, wanna-be dads

6/15/2005
Sunlight Lowers Prostate Cancer Risk

But it raises skin cancer odds, so experts don't advise sunbathing

6/11/2005
Low Testosterone a Common Problem for Diabetic Men

They may be at double the risk of non-diabetics, study finds

6/7/2005
Protein Measures Prostate Cancer's Severity

A blood test could help doctors decide for or against surgery

6/3/2005
Simple Model Predicts Prostate Cancer Type

It could help doctors design patient-tailored treaments

6/1/2005
Viagra May Raise STD Risks in Gay Men

But there's debate over whether the drug is to blame

6/1/2005
Health Tip: Preventing Prostate Cancer

Begin by improving your diet

5/27/2005
Does Size Matter? Most Romantic Partners Say 'No'

Studies find both sexes' body insecurities may be misguided

5/24/2005
Erectile Trouble May Signal Heart Disease

Studies suggest men with ED get checked for vascular problems

5/23/2005
Loving Partners Help Men Battle Prostate Cancer

Relationships enhance patient's quality of life, study finds