Men's Problems Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
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

9/29/2004
Women Will Outsprint Men at 100 Meters -- Maybe

Study of Olympic times predicts women will be swifter by year 2156

9/28/2004
Red Wine Stems Prostate Cancer

Daily glass cuts risk in half, study finds

9/27/2004
Treadmill Test Predicts Heart Risk in Men

But some experts question its worth

9/22/2004
Report Urges More Prostate Cancer Research

Seeks better treatment, coordination among specialists

9/21/2004
Winning Battles in the Prostate Cancer War

Early detection is key to combating the disease

9/14/2004
Impotence Common After Radiation, Surgery on Prostate

Major side effects of either procedure linger after 5 years

8/24/2004
New Compounds Fight Malaria, Prostate Cancer

Agents that mimic Chinese herbal remedy kill parasites, cancer cells

8/23/2004
Protein Prompts Spread of Prostate Cancer

Treatments that block hepsin might slow cancer

8/19/2004
Back Pain Shows Gender Gap

Men and women report different causes of muscle spasms along spine

8/17/2004
Short Course of Hormone Therapy Boosts Odds With Prostate Cancer

Six months was enough to improve survival rates while reducing side effects

8/13/2004
Extra Help for Impotence

Erection pill and testosterone gel effective combination, study finds

8/5/2004
Recreational Use of Viagra on the Increase

Study finds threefold jump in younger men

8/3/2004
Dads Play Key Role in Kids' Mental Health

Important when mother is suffering, study says

7/30/2004
Hypnosis Works Better for Male Smokers Trying to Quit

Therapy helps 30% of men and only 23% of women, study finds

7/28/2004
Clues to Courting Behavior Found

Nerve cell cluster gives male fruit flies suave mating style

7/16/2004
Protein May Be Key to Prostate Cancer

Stat5 a new target in more aggressive tumors

7/13/2004
Some '91 Gulf War Vets Report Fertility Problems

But experts say the finding by British researchers is inconclusive

7/7/2004
Fast-Rising PSA Levels Signal Aggressive Prostate Cancer

Increases of more than two points in year before diagnosis spelled trouble

6/29/2004
Drug Cuts Side Effects in Prostate Cancer

Hormone blocker helps build bone mineral density, study says

6/22/2004
Lifestyle Changes Can Reduce Impotence in Obese Men

Exercise, weight loss benefits them over 2-year period

6/21/2004
Erectile Dysfunction Can Signal Heart Disease in Diabetics

But other experts say most diabetic men should be tested for heart problems

6/16/2004
Deadly Blood Clots Likelier to Recur in Men

Researchers can only speculate as to why

6/15/2004
Hernia Surgery Easier On the Young

Younger patients report less pain after hernia repair

6/14/2004
Angry Men Shouldn't Drink

High anger level, low anger control increase risk of alcohol-related violence

6/14/2004
Trim Down to Fight Prostate Cancer

Obesity may fuel the disease's aggressive growth and recurrence

6/12/2004
Men Have Biological Clocks, Too

But experts differ on just when the 'alarm' sounds

6/11/2004
New Clue to Sexual Dysfunction in Older Men

Study finds lower urinary tract symptoms may cause problems

6/11/2004
It's Easier Than You Think to Get Pregnant

Desire corresponds to most fertile time of the month

6/8/2004
Prostate Cancer a Long-Term Danger

Study finds flare-ups 15 years after diagnosis

6/3/2004
Cancer Survival Rates Up

Lung cancer cases among women down for first time, annual U.S. report finds

6/3/2004
Many HIV-Positive Men Don't Realize It: Study

British findings, which mirror U.S. trends, suggest one in 10 might be infected

6/1/2004
Tobacco a Gender Equalizer for Lung-Cancer Risk

And pipe smoking isn't a safe alternative to cigarettes, new studies show

5/27/2004
Young Males at Highest Risk of Early Death

Their death rate is three times that of young women

5/27/2004
Sperm: How Old Is Too Old?

Researchers say frozen samples can remain viable for generations

5/26/2004
PSA Test Flunks Out

New study finds 15 percent of men with normal levels have prostate cancer

5/24/2004
More Men Stricken With Breast Cancer

While the numbers remain small, researchers say diagnoses on the rise

5/13/2004
Smoking Big Killer of Black Men

Tobacco linked to nearly two-thirds of cancer deaths among black men in U.S.

5/13/2004
Air Pollution May Alter Sperm DNA

Mouse study finds mutations in offspring of males

5/12/2004
Amino Acid Linked to Bone Fractures

Monitoring homocysteine levels may offer protection against osteoporosis

5/12/2004
Botox May Ease Enlarged Prostate Symptoms

Another study links high testosterone levels to increased prostate cancer risk

5/11/2004
More Than 4 Percent of Young Americans Infected With Chlamydia

And many don't know they have the disease that can cause infertility

5/10/2004
Outlook Good for Most Prostate Cancer Patients

Long-term survival rate high after surgery

5/10/2004
Involving Fathers in Their Kid's Health

Report recommends how pediatricians can get dads in on the act

5/10/2004
PSA Test a Thing of the Past?

Researchers say it no longer indicates severity of prostate cancer