Men's Problems Health News

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9/15/2014
New Gene Variants for Prostate Cancer Identified

23 new variants associated with increased risk of the disease, study shows

9/10/2014
Puberty Suppression Benefits Gender-Questioning Teens: Study

Those who do pursue sex reassignment 'will have an easier time of it,' expert says

9/8/2014
Watchful Waiting May Not Be Best for Black Men With Prostate Cancer

They were more likely to develop aggressive disease sooner than white patients, study says

9/8/2014
New Guidelines for Treating Advanced Prostate Cancer

Recommendations are for men whose tumors have grown resistant to hormonal therapies

9/5/2014
Exercise Might Curb His Nightly Trips to the Bathroom

Physical activity linked to fewer symptoms of nocturia, study says

8/29/2014
Faced With Prostate Cancer, It Helps to Know the Enemy

Men with little knowledge of the disease have trouble deciding on treatment, study finds

8/21/2014
Study: Men, Lesbians More Likely to Have Orgasms

Number of factors may make it tougher for straight women to do the same, experts say

8/13/2014
Sperm's Anti-Germ 'Shield' Might Play Role in Fertility

Boosting levels of key protein could make a difference for some men, researchers suggest

8/7/2014
Is the PSA Test Worth It? Major Study Is Inconclusive

While the prostate screen does seem to save lives, worries about overdiagnosis remain, experts say

8/1/2014
Barbershops Join Fight Against High Blood Pressure in Black Men

Novel partnership detects "silent killer" in more than one-third of those tested, study reports

7/30/2014
Extreme Weather Kills 2,000 in U.S. Each Year: CDC

Heat contributes to nearly one-third of those deaths, report finds

7/29/2014
Wider Face May Give You an Edge in Negotiations

But it's not an asset in matters requiring compromise, study finds

7/27/2014
Wives' Higher Education May Not Affect Divorce Rate

Couples with equal levels of academic achievement less likely to split than if husbands have more, study finds

7/25/2014
Lymphoma Treatment May Harm, Halt Men's Sperm Production

But most men regain their fertility within two years of final treatment, researchers add

7/24/2014
Bacteria in Semen May Affect HIV Transmission, Levels: Study

As natural bacterial 'diversity' lessened, HIV viral load increased in infected men, researchers say

7/24/2014
Teenage Boys Want Intimacy, Not Just Sex, Survey Finds

Small study revealed most younger males more interested in closeness, trust with a girl

7/23/2014
Many U.S. Male Soldiers Had Troubled Childhoods, Study Finds

Men who served after draft was dropped were twice as likely to report past abuse, trauma as their civilian peers

7/23/2014
Health Tip: Eating for Your Age

Suggestions for men in their 60s

7/21/2014
No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults

And women tend to fare worse than men, study finds

7/18/2014
Can Bike Riding Up Prostate Cancer Risk?

Experts note study findings aren't definitive, and risk is minimal

7/14/2014
Testicular Cancer Up Sharply Among Young Hispanics, Study Finds

More research is needed to understand why, authors say

7/11/2014
Depression May Make It Harder to Beat Prostate Cancer

Men with both conditions have worse survival odds, study contends

7/10/2014
Shoulder Surgery Gets NFL Players Back in the Game

About 90 percent return to play after stabilizing procedure, study finds

7/10/2014
Study Links Vasectomy to Aggressive Prostate Cancer

But the finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect; urologists call for more research

7/7/2014
Men Develop Breast Cancer, Too

But little research is done on male treatments, expert says

7/2/2014
Latest Study Finds No Link Between Testosterone Supplements, Heart Attack

Finding runs counter to some prior reports; much larger trials are needed, experts say

6/30/2014
Sperm Donor Age May Not Affect Infertility Treatment Success: Study

Sperm quality and woman's age are more important factors in fertility success, researchers say

6/23/2014
Screen Older Men Who've Ever Smoked for Aneurysms: Experts

Benefit outweighs cost of checking for weak spots in major blood vessel

6/20/2014
Soccer Scores a Goal for Senior Fitness

Ex-couch potatoes over 63 gained muscle strength, stronger bones, healthier hearts, study finds

6/20/2014
Testosterone Products Must Warn About Risk of Venous Clots: FDA

Announcement comes as agency continues broader review of the popular supplements' effects on heart

6/15/2014
Headaches During Sex More Common Than Thought, Expert Says

Problem affects more than 1 out of 100 people, mostly men

6/14/2014
Stricter Laws Might Reduce Aggressive Driving in Young Males: Study

Speeding-related deaths, injuries dropped after new laws and harsher penalties took effect, researchers say

6/13/2014
Dads Who Do Housework May Spur Daughters to Aim High: Study

Promoting gender equality at home may foster ambition in girls, researchers say

6/13/2014
Gay 'Hook-Up' Apps Tied to Higher STD Infection Rates: Study

Men who use smartphones to locate new sex partners may be prone to riskier encounters, researchers say

6/11/2014
Marriage, But Not Cohabitation, Pays Health Dividends -- for Him

Commitment to lifelong relationship appears to be key, study says

6/10/2014
Many STDs May Go Undiagnosed, U.S. Report Finds

Nearly 2 million Americans have chlamydia infection, but about 400,000 don't know it, government estimates

6/10/2014
Cellphone Exposure May Harm Male Fertility

Review found sperm were less viable in men who had been exposed to electromagnetic radiation of devices

6/9/2014
Men Who Take Statins May Exercise Less

Activity declined most among those just starting the drug, study finds

6/5/2014
Pot Use Might Be Linked to Abnormal Sperm

Drug could impair male fertility, study suggests

6/3/2014
Hormone Levels in Womb Tied to Autism Risk in Boys: Study

Experts caution that finding is preliminary, with no current implications for treatment or prevention

6/3/2014
Men Feel More Pain After Major Surgeries, Study Finds

But women had more discomfort following minor procedures, research shows

6/2/2014
New Drug May Boost Survival for Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients: Study

Enzalutamide also delays need for chemotherapy, researchers report

6/2/2014
New Approach May Boost Survival From Advanced Prostate Cancer

Adding generic docetaxel to standard hormonal treatment seems to have benefit, study shows

5/30/2014
Do Stressed-Out Men Have Weaker Sperm?

Study does seem to show a link, but impact on fertility isn't clear

5/29/2014
Sperm Swim Against the Current, Study Finds

Discovery may help scientists develop better artificial insemination techniques

5/29/2014
Sagging Eyelids More Common in Men, Fair-Skinned and Overweight: Study

A family history of condition also increases your risk

5/29/2014
Fast Weight Loss May Mean Muscle Loss

Study volunteers eating 500 calories a day lost more muscle than those eating more than twice as much

5/27/2014
Dad's Brain Becomes More 'Maternal' When He's Primary Caregiver: Study

Regions where emotions are processed get more active, researchers report

5/21/2014
Losing Weight at Any Age May Help the Heart

Dropping excess pounds -- even in middle-age or later -- linked to better heart health, study finds

5/20/2014
High Cholesterol May Delay Parenthood, Study Suggests

Whether lowering cholesterol in prospective parents will aid conception isn't clear, researchers say