Men's Problems Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
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

11/12/2003
Caution Urged on Testosterone Therapy

Panel: More research needed on safety, efficacy of popular hormone

11/5/2003
Whole Tomatoes Cut Prostate Cancer Risk

Animal studies show whole vegetable more effective than lycopene alone

11/3/2003
New Marker for Prostate Cancer

Protein discovery could lead to better detection of disease

10/24/2003
Mike Ditka Tackles Men's Health Issues

It's part of campaign to get men to embrace healthy lifestyle

10/23/2003
Getting a Better Prognosis for Prostate Cancer

Study suggests doctors should change location of biopsies

10/21/2003
Predicting the Prognosis for Prostate Cancer Patients

Biomarker strong predictor of outcome for those with disease

10/15/2003
Asthma Does Know Gender

Severe cases affect more boys in childhood and more women as adults

10/8/2003
Predicting Success of Prostate Cancer Radiation

Prognosis can be made sooner than believed, study says

9/30/2003
4-Year Prostate Cancer Screenings Are Adequate

Screening interval detects most cases of disease, study finds

9/29/2003
Economics May Be Behind Your Baby's Gender

Difficult conditions may mean fewer male births

9/17/2003
Hangovers Hit Women More Often Than Men

Study finds controlling for differences in alcohol consumption doesn't change finding

8/27/2003
Scoring System Could Reduce Prostate Biopsies

Low score equals lower odds of tumor

8/26/2003
Sperm Mutations More Likely in Older Men

Researchers found older fathers more likely to pass on birth defects

8/21/2003
Protein Offers Clue to Male Infertility

Scientists identify key sperm protein needed for fertilization

8/20/2003
FDA Approves Alternative to Viagra

Nod for Levitra ends impotence pill monopoly

8/20/2003
Erectile Dysfunction Drug Wins Approval

An alternative to Viagra

8/15/2003
Women Worry More After Heart Attack

International study found gender difference existed in several countries

8/9/2003
Male Jocks Suffer Image Problems, Too

Body image problems can plague these elite athletes, study finds

8/4/2003
Exercise Can Combat Erectile Dysfunction

Even though men are prone to it as they age, a healthy lifestyle can help

7/29/2003
Rate of Cancer Deaths Declining in Europe

Researchers credit cancer prevention program in part

7/28/2003
Osteoporosis Ails Males, Too

New research reveals severity of the problem

7/23/2003
Many Prostate Cancers Missed: Study

Popular screening test may miss 82 percent of tumors

7/18/2003
Docs Mum on Masturbation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Frequent ejaculators less likely to develop the disease, study claims

7/16/2003
Hair-Loss Drug Prevents Prostate Cancer

Risk drops 25 percent, but aggressive tumors appear more often

7/16/2003
Pro Baseball Goes to Bat Against Prostate Cancer

Campaign focuses on risks factors for men

7/11/2003
Working Out to Fight Impotence

Pelvic floor exercises counter erectile dysfunction

7/9/2003
Adult ADHD Often Missed

Survey: Primary-care doctors uncomfortable making diagnosis

7/9/2003
Bad Gene Ups Prostate Cancer Risk in Black Men

Mutation also plays role in disease development for white men