Men's Problems Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
6/4/2003
Women Get More From Kicking the Habit

Lung function improves more for them than for men

6/3/2003
Antibiotic Approved for Chronic Prostate Infection

One-third of men over 50 may have chronic bacterial prostatitis

6/3/2003
Yet Another Gender Difference

Exercise causes different muscle capillary response in women and men, study finds

6/2/2003
Sperm Defects May Explain Some Miscarriages

Finding first to prove what doctors have suspected

5/30/2003
You've Got That Not-So-Loving Feeling

When a third party is involved

5/29/2003
Study Questions Popular Fertility Surgery for Men

Says it doesn't work, but other experts rally behind blood vessel procedure

5/27/2003
Many Prostate Biopsies Unnecessary

Study: Levels of blood marker vary and should be done twice

5/18/2003
Women are the Hardier Sex...

... When it comes to tolerating pain, new research says

5/15/2003
Understanding Prostate Cancer

Studies examine why some become untreatable

5/13/2003
The Odds of Beating Prostate Cancer

Patients face 27% risk of cancer spread, study finds

5/6/2003
Personal Problems

Men are less open about them

5/5/2003
MRI Can Pinpoint Testicular Problems

Imaging technique gives more detailed picture of abnormalities than ultrasound

5/2/2003
Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Heart Disease

Study found presence of first could point to presence of second

4/30/2003
Soy Extract Helps Some Prostate Cancer Patients

Study finds it reduces PSA levels in men with untreated disease

4/30/2003
Car Exhaust Chokes Sperm

Study finds traffic pollution slows sperm movement, vitality in tollworkers

4/29/2003
The Risky Lives of American Men

They're far ahead of women when it comes to dying, study finds

4/29/2003
Gene Therapy Holds Promise for Impotency

Men with damaged nerves after prostate surgery may benefit, researchers say

4/28/2003
Can Lifestyle Changes Stop Prostate Cancer?

Leading proponent says yes, but other experts are wary

4/25/2003
Forget-Him-Nots

A man's memory lapse may indicate depression

4/22/2003
Through Sickness and in Health

When one spouse cares for the other

4/15/2003
Hard Workouts Are Heart Healthy

But experts add that any exercise is good for you

4/14/2003
DNA Test May Detect Prostate Cancer Early

Tumor spread could also be revealed

4/8/2003
Healthy Lifestyle Can Halt Prostate Cancer

Exercise and weight control affects disease progression, study finds

4/4/2003
Big Boys Do Cry

Depression in men is often missed and rarely treated

4/1/2003
Prostate Cancer Runs in Families

Having a brother with the disease boosts your risk the most

3/27/2003
Is Smiling a Girl Thing?

Yes and no, it all depends on the situation

3/25/2003
Men Need More Botox Than Women to Smooth Those Wrinkles

Study finds they need a much higher dose in skin

3/21/2003
Deciphering Viagra's Heart Benefit

Study finds how impotence drug helps protect the heart

3/19/2003
Gender Plays Role in Predicting Parkinson's

Different risk factors may lead to disease in men and women, study finds

3/18/2003
Men Choose Prostate Over Colon for Cancer Screening

Many avoid colon screenings, although they save more lives

3/8/2003
Men Catching Up on Nips and Tucks

More males embrace plastic surgery

3/7/2003
Smoking Linked to Impotence

Pack a day boosts risk by 60 percent

3/7/2003
Latex Condoms Have Slight Edge for Pregnancy Rates

They bested polyurethane version with slightly higher protection rate

3/6/2003
Study Spells Trouble for Grouchy Young Men

Stress a big factor in guys with family history of heart disease

3/3/2003
A Touchy Subject

Too few men do testicular self-exam

2/27/2003
Move Over, Viagra

Two erectile dysfunction medications, touted to last longer, await FDA nod

2/19/2003
Tall Men at Higher Risk of Prostate Cancer

Harvard study finds men over 5 feet 10 inches tall face greater chance of disease

2/11/2003
Depression Hurts Heart Bypass Recovery

Men in poor mental state before surgery run into more trouble afterwards

2/6/2003
Venting May Protect a Man's Heart

Letting it out once in awhile reduces risk of stroke and heart attack

2/5/2003
Soy-Tea Combo May Thwart Prostate Cancer

Taken together, they inhibited tumor growth in mice

2/5/2003
It's All Downstream for Sperm

Lead exposure and aging damage sperm and their swimming acumen, studies show

1/28/2003
With Exercise, More Isn't Always Better

Dedicated athletes may be at higher risk for arthritis and thin bones, research says

1/20/2003
Macho Shoveler

Men shovel snow too long, risking their health

1/6/2003
Testosterone Buoys Spirits of Depressed Men

Study finds low levels of hormone may contribute to condition

1/3/2003
Viagra Helps Men on Antidepressants

Sexual problems a key reason they quit the drugs

1/3/2003
Diabetic Dads' Babies Can Have Lower Birth Weight

But infants from diabetic mothers weigh more

12/20/2002
Herbal Treatment Shows Promise Against Prostate Cancer

It suppressed cell growth in lab experiments

12/19/2002
Combat Experience Batters Marriage

Veterans who saw action on the battlefield 62 percent more likely to divorce or separate

12/16/2002
Pain Isn't the Same Between the Sexes

Protein linked to gender differences in pain sensitivity

12/9/2002
Male Obesity More Risky Than Thought

But losing weight through dieting is not