Men's Problems Health News

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Article Title
4/23/2004
Soy Could Help Men, Too

Study finds it may protect against prostate cancer and baldness

4/20/2004
Scrawny Beats Brawny for Women Seeking a Life Mate

But quick flings are a different thing

4/13/2004
Predicting Odds Against Prostate Cancer

Online calculator lets patients estimate chances of 10-year survival

4/12/2004
Trial Drug Targets Impotence Via the Brain

Could be useful for those not helped by Viagra

4/2/2004
Black Men Less Likely to Be Treated for Prostate Cancer

Finding may explain why they die of the disease more often than white men do

4/2/2004
Testosterone Therapy Not For Every Man

Treatment may lead to early arrival of heart disease, experts say

4/2/2004
Men Need to Track Their Blood Pressure

And if it's high, they should take action, experts say

4/1/2004
Women More Sensitive to Pain Than Men

But study didn't find any racial differences in pain thresholds

3/30/2004
Trout Turn Into Bullies Under Stress

Finding may shed light on aggressive human behavior

3/26/2004
Circumcision Cuts HIV Risk

Men who have had it may be six times less likely to get infection

3/24/2004
British Gulf War Vets Not Suffering Reproductive Problems

Study finds they were no more likely to have problems with offspring

3/18/2004
Gene May Affect Success With Nicotine Patch

For many women, the products may not be an effective solution

3/18/2004
Picking Best Candidates for Brachytherapy

Study assesses which prostate cancer patients might suffer side effects from internal radiation

3/16/2004
Radiation Urged for Recurring Prostate Cancer

Researchers say it should begin at first sign after surgery

3/15/2004
HIV Leads to Hardening of Arteries

Immune system disease linked to increased risk of atherosclerosis

3/14/2004
Making the Tough Choices With Bladder Cancer

Free booklet helps patients make treatment decisions

3/12/2004
Gambling Addiction a Psychiatric Disorder

Group says 3 million American adults bet compulsively

3/11/2004
New Marker for Prostate Cancer Found

Testing for protein could make earlier detection possible, researchers say

3/11/2004
New Help for Urinary Dysfunction

Drug helps men with severe chronic prostatitis

3/3/2004
Dad's Work Cuts Into His Role in Kid's Health Care

Study finds it's the biggest barrier to fathers attending doctor visits

3/3/2004
Health-Care Spending Evens Out in the End

Study finds disparities disappear for Medicare patients in last year of life

3/2/2004
Battling Bladder Cancer's Return

Procedure may help detect patients most likely to have recurrence

3/1/2004
Hostility Can Hurt the Heartbeat

Study finds increased risk of atrial fibrillation in angry men

2/23/2004
2/19/2004
New Treatment for Enlarged Prostate

Better than medication, manufacturer says

2/19/2004
Vasectomy

Some postoperative suggestions

2/14/2004
Predicting Smokers' Relapse

Links between stress, hormones key to returning to habit

2/13/2004
The Viagra Revolution

The pill's impact continues to reverberate in bedrooms across America

2/6/2004
Women More Susceptible to Stroke Than Men

High blood pressure is a major risk factor

2/3/2004
'Natural' Viagra Alternative Is the Real Thing

Researchers find active ingredient that could be dangerous for users

2/2/2004
Too Little Testosterone Can Lead to Depression

Study finds low levels linked to mood disorder

1/31/2004
Men in Nursing

As their ranks rise, stereotypes crumble

1/27/2004
Gene Disorder Tied to Nerve Problems in Men

Researchers say illness is common but obscure to most doctors

1/26/2004
Alzheimer's Risk in Men Tied to Low Testosterone

Researchers don't know if increasing levels will help, though

1/23/2004
Heart Patients Want More From Their Doctors

Survey finds many think their physicians should give them better guidance

1/22/2004
New Clue to Why Younger Women Face Lower Stroke Risk

Study finds they tend to have less neck artery plaque than men

1/20/2004
Erectile Dysfunction May Signal Heart Disease

Study ties it to artery problems in younger, healthy men

1/10/2004
Clothes Make the Doctor

Patients prefer their physicians in traditional attire, poll finds

1/8/2004
Adult Asthma Differs From Childhood Asthma

Researchers say it may not even be the same disease

12/29/2003
Study Backs Early Prostate Screening for Blacks

Study shows they are more susceptible at earlier age to disease

12/22/2003
Obesity Worsens Prostate Cancer

More aggressive growth, higher risk of recurrence

12/22/2003
Love and Marriage: An Emotional Mixed Bag

Cohabitation benefits men, women seek stability

12/17/2003
Some Male Alcoholics Lack Feelings

Study identifies blunted emotional response in those with antisocial disorder

12/17/2003
Two Drugs Better Than One for Enlarged Prostate

Used separately for years, the combo slows progression of condition more effectively

12/17/2003
New Prostate Cancer Drug to Be Tested

Researchers looking for males with high-risk cancers

12/16/2003
Nailing Down Gender Differences in Heart Disease

Study finds specific measures don't predict outcome identically between women, men

12/10/2003
Stem Cells Coaxed Into Sperm

New procedure may someday aid in treating male infertility

12/3/2003
Elderly Prostate Cancer Patients Can Tolerate Radiation Therapy

Those over 80 have strong five-year survival rate if otherwise healthy

12/2/2003
Prostate Cancer Tests Overdone in Elderly

Study says excessive screening unnecessary for men over 75

11/21/2003
FDA Approves 3rd Impotence Drug

Cialis joins Viagra and Levitra