Men's Problems Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
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

12/3/2002
Nurse Interviews Cut Hysterectomy Rates

Women with heavy menstrual bleeding opt out of surgery

11/22/2002
Frailty in Elderly Isn't Automatic

Study finds people are predisposed to the condition

11/15/2002
Men Can Get Breast Cancer, Too

Cases are rare, but males need to know it can happen

11/11/2002
Sperm Quality Poorer in Rural Men

Farming chemicals may be to blame

11/7/2002
Prostate Cancer Drugs May Spur Tumors

The drugs eventually lose their effectiveness

11/6/2002
Inflammation Increases Chance of Stroke

New Swedish study tracked 6,000 men for almost 20 years

11/5/2002
Testosterone Boosts Memory In Older Men

The higher the testosterone level, the better men do on memory and cognitive tests

10/30/2002
More Living With Heart Failure

Survival up, incidence down for women, since 1950

10/29/2002
The More Things Change . . .

Women still expected to follow traditional role at home, researcher says

10/29/2002
Men Not Getting Needed Osteoporosis Treatments

Even though 2 million U.S. males have the disease

10/29/2002
Online Insight for Men Who've Had Prostatectomy

Web calculator helps predict their future

10/18/2002
Male Athlete's Foot

Fungus affects guys more than gals

10/17/2002
Depression Drug May Control Premature Ejaculation

Dapoxetine being tested at 60 U.S. sites

10/11/2002
Herpes Rates Could Explode by 2025

Study contends nearly half of U.S. women might be infected

10/3/2002
Men Want Prostate Screening...

... Even though there's no proof it saves lives

10/1/2002
Hot-Headed Guys? It's All in the Brain

Sections of brain that promote aggression smaller in women than in men

9/10/2002
Tea for Two

Both sexes can benefit from tea, studies show

8/31/2002
Sex Discrimination in the Medicine Cabinet

Certain drugs produce different side effects, depending on your gender

8/30/2002
Women vs. Men

Who wins?

8/14/2002
Every Puff of Tobacco is Dangerous

Even those who don't inhale suffer from health problems, study says

8/5/2002
Testosterone: Shot in the Arm for What Ails Aging Males

The therapy helps men struggling with low levels of this key hormone

7/31/2002
Sperm Test Offers Clues to Male Infertility

It can detect protein linked to defective sperm

7/11/2002
Hormone Therapy Protects Prostate Cancer Patients

Testosterone-suppressing drug plus radiation can boost survival rates

7/11/2002
Long Hours, Little Sleep Hard on a Guy's Heart

Study finds the combo can double the risk of heart attack

7/7/2002
Living With Prostate Cancer

Early detection is the key to thwarting this potentially deadly disease

7/2/2002
Smoking Lowers Chance of Fatherhood

Tobacco may hamper fertility, study finds

6/15/2002
Not for Women Only

Men, too, can fall victim to eating disorders

6/12/2002
Hey Guys, If You Have Your Health...

Campaign encourages men to visit doctors for regular check-ups

6/6/2002
Low Levels of Vitamin C a Risk Factor for Stroke

Men who are overweight or have hypertension have heightened risk, Finnish study finds