Men's Problems Health News

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5/1/2005
Men's Social Status Linked to Heart Disease

Researchers find isolation can affect inflammation marker

4/29/2005
Pollutants Prove to Affect Male Fertility

Swedish study shows link between environment, chromosomal changes

4/27/2005
Health Tip: Men Who Have Osteoporosis

Some preventive steps you can take

4/22/2005
Alcohol a Strong Risk Factor for Hypertension in China

Frequent drinkers double their risk of high blood pressure, study finds

4/21/2005
Beer, Red Wine Both Boost Blood Pressure

But red wine's other effects may still make it heart-healthy

4/18/2005
Statins May Halve Advanced Prostate Cancer Risk

Study hints at potential promise of cholesterol-busting drugs

4/15/2005
Tissue Scan May Improve Prostate Cancer Treatment

It beat standard lab biopsy in helping doctors predict course of disease

4/14/2005
Tamoxifen Eases Prostate Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Adding the drug cut down on breast enlargement and breast pain

4/4/2005
Testosterone Behind Men's Higher Aneurysm Risk

Male hormones could make males vulnerable to aortic rupture

4/1/2005
Study: Partial Prostate Cancer Freeze Therapy Effective

But others worry the technique will miss some malignant tissue

4/1/2005
Radiation for Prostate Cancer May Make Rectal Cancer More Likely

Overall risk for rectal tumors remains low, however

3/31/2005
Sports Victories Spur Injuries

Assaults seem to surge when the home team wins

3/31/2005
Healthy Change, Early Screening Can Cut Cancer Rates

Cancer Society report finds some successes, many challenges

3/28/2005
Race, Marriage Influence Prostate Cancer Treatment

Both help men decide whether to opt for surgery or radiation, study suggests

3/28/2005
Health Tip: Male Menopause

Surviving your 'midlife crisis'

3/25/2005
Fingers Point to Male Aggression

Index-to-ring-finger ratio identifies men prone to using fists, scientists say

3/24/2005
PSA Test Plus Digital Exam Best at Spotting Prostate Cancer

One screen detects what the other may miss, study suggests

3/24/2005
Treatment Options Increasing for Prostate Cancer

But reliable screening procedures remain elusive, panel of experts says

3/24/2005
Gene-Diet Link May Shield Some Men From Prostate Cancer

Antioxidants from food especially helpful in 25% of men, study suggests

3/22/2005
Widening Waistlines Predict Diabetes in Men

Belt size beats body mass index as disease indicator, study finds

3/16/2005
'Inert' Female Chromosome May Be Active

Finding points to unsuspected source of differences between men, women

3/10/2005
Radiation 'Seed Therapy' Beating Prostate Cancer

Study finds it equals or excels traditional surgery in curing disease

3/10/2005
Developed Countries Still Carry Greatest Cancer Burden

But study finds developing nations are catching up

3/7/2005
Lung Cancer 'Gender Gap' Closing

Men's rate falling while women hold steady, report finds

3/4/2005
Prostate Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise

Method of attack could be used against other tumors, researchers say

2/28/2005
Battle of the Sexes a Matter of Perception

Males better at spatial memory, but females quickly catch up, monkey study shows

2/17/2005
Wives Who Bite Their Tongues Risk Their Lives

Avoiding conflict with husbands boosts likelihood of death, study finds

2/9/2005
Love Beats Depression for Women, Not Men

Relationships study found big gender differences

1/31/2005
Panel: Screen Older Male Smokers for Abdominal Aneurysm

A one-time ultrasound for men aged 65 to 75 could save lives

1/28/2005
HIV Risk High in Poor Neighborhoods

Stress experienced by males leads to drug use, needle sharing

1/3/2005
Only Moderate Drinking Wards Off Stroke

A glass of red every other day is key, researchers report

12/28/2004
Remarriage Turns Men Into Couch Potatoes

But a study finds that they boost their veggie intake

12/17/2004
Do Hungry Guys Prefer Heftier Gals?

Study suggests men's tastes change before, after meals

12/13/2004
Male Birth Control Moves Closer to Reality

The focus is on pills, implants that keep sperm counts at zero

12/9/2004
Laptops May Threaten Male Fertility

Keep computers on desk as much as possible, researcher says

11/23/2004
Genetic Interplay Controls Prostate Cancer Growth

A complex picture of three key genes emerges from a mouse study

11/16/2004
New Clue to Prostate Cancer May Improve Treatment

Better targeting of hormone receptor could stop spread of disease

11/16/2004
Health Tip: Boxers or Briefs?

Won't make a difference to fertility

11/11/2004
Strides Made in Male Contraceptive Vaccine

Anti-sperm shots make monkeys temporarily infertile

11/7/2004
Obesity Carries Extra Health-Care Costs

Overweight men have bigger drug bills, study finds

11/4/2004
Some Chest Pains Require More Scrutiny in ER

Small percentage of patients go on to have heart attacks, problems a month later

11/4/2004
Taking Measure of Prostate Cancer Care

Study will examine treatment satisfaction among patients and their spouses

10/28/2004
Testosterone Tied to Memory

Prostate cancer patients who were deprived of it forgot things faster than healthy men

10/25/2004
Hispanics, Women Less Likely to Be Tested for Colon Cancer

They skip screenings when not reminded by doctors, new study finds.

10/22/2004
Health Tip: Why Women Live Longer

Or, why men die sooner

10/20/2004
Jury Still Out on Testosterone Therapy

Older men suffering 'male menopause' may benefit, but risks remain unclear

10/6/2004
Brief Drops in Testosterone Don't Hurt Healthy Men

Drug that reduced levels had little negative effect on mood, study finds

10/5/2004
Treatment Delay for Prostate Cancer Doesn't Hurt Outcome

Those who had to wait up to three months for radiation no worse off, study finds

10/5/2004
Heart-Healthy Diet Prevents Gallstones

Unsaturated fat intake linked to reduced risk

9/29/2004
Gender Plays Part in Mental Health

More women suffer depression, post-traumatic stress disorder