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  • Jan 2019

    Chlamydia in men: Everything you need to know

    Chlamydia is a very common sexually transmitted infection that affects both males and females. In this article, learn about the symptoms and complications in males.

  • Jan 2019

    What to know about the Adam's apple

    The Adam's apple is a lump of cartilage in the throat, and it develops in males and females. It has no specific use and can be surgically removed. Learn more here.

  • Jan 2019

    Orgasmic dysfunction: Everything you need to know

    Orgasmic dysfunction is when a person cannot orgasm despite feeling sufficiently sexually aroused. In this article, we cover the causes, symptoms, and possible treatments.

  • Jan 2019

    Can masturbation cause erectile dysfunction?

    There are many myths and misconceptions about masturbation, including that it may cause erectile dysfunction. Learn more in this article about why this is not true.

  • Dec 2018

    Diabetes and erectile dysfunction may be genetically linked

    A new, large-scale genomic analysis suggests that having a genetic predisposition to type 2 diabetes may cause erectile dysfunction.

  • Dec 2018

    Prostate cancer and back pain

    Back pain is a common complaint with many possible causes. In some cases, chronic, unexplained back pain can occur with advanced prostate cancer. Learn more here.

  • Dec 2018

    10 ways to boost libido

    Sex drive, or libido, naturally varies between people. If a person wants to boost their libido, there are many methods they can try, including lifestyle, diet, remedies, and sex tips. Here, we look at ways to boost libido in both males and females.

  • Dec 2018

    PSA levels after prostatectomy

    A prostatectomy is one treatment option for prostate cancer. It involves the surgical removal of the prostate gland. Following a prostatectomy, doctors carry out regular prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing to check that the cancer is not returning. Learn more about PSA after a prostatectomy here.

  • Dec 2018

    Can drinking alcohol lead to prostate cancer?

    Doctors do not fully understand what causes prostate cancer. This disease may have an association with alcohol, but scientists need to do more research to confirm the potential link. Here, learn more about the risks of alcohol, how doctors screen for and treat prostate cancer, and the survival rates for this disease.

  • Nov 2018

    What to know about micropenis

    Micropenis refers to an abnormally small penis. Hormonal and genetic factors during birth can cause micropenis. In this article, we look at the definition, effects, causes, and treatments of micropenis.

  • Nov 2018

    Men who eat lots of fruits and vegetables have less memory loss

    Consumption of orange juice, certain vegetables, leafy greens, and berry fruits is tied to less memory loss in a large group of men followed for 26 years.

  • Nov 2018

    Dental dams: Everything you need to know

    Dental dams are a way of preventing the spread of sexually transmitted infections during oral sex. Learn about how to use them here.

  • Nov 2018

    Best foods for increasing low testosterone

    People with low testosterone can increase their levels by eating certain foods. Learn about eight of the best testosterone-boosting foods here.

  • Nov 2018

    What are bone metastases in prostate cancer?

    When prostate cancer spreads to the bones, this is known as bone metastases. Although there is no cure for this advanced stage of prostate cancer, treatment can help relieve symptoms, improve quality of life, and extend life expectancy. Learn more here.

  • Nov 2018

    What to know about sperm analysis

    A sperm analysis is a test of sperm health, such as the number, movement, and size of sperm. Learn about the procedure and results of a sperm analysis here.

  • Nov 2018

    How to find the right condom size

    Condoms come in many shapes and sizes. Finding the right fit is important for both safety and pleasure. Learn about condom brand sizes, and how to choose the right size, here.

  • Nov 2018

    What to know about hepatitis C in men

    Hepatitis C is a viral illness that affects the liver. Men tend to experience it at higher rates than women, but it is unclear why. Some people believe that it may be due to estrogen’s protective effect. Diagnosis and testing can help people find treatment. Learn more about hepatitis C in men here.

  • Nov 2018

    Do penis enlargement methods work?

    A vast range of products claim to increase the size or girth of a person’s penis, though these methods are rarely backed up by scientific research. We look at the effectiveness and side effects of penis enlargement methods.

  • Nov 2018

    Everything you need to know about penile cancer

    Penile cancer is cancer that affects the penis and other male genitals. It often begins on the skin. Penile cancer is relatively rare and is highly treatable in the early stages. In this article, learn more about penile cancer, including its signs and symptoms, potential risk factors, and treatment options.

  • Oct 2018

    What is the link between varicocele and infertility?

    A varicocele is a swollen bulge of veins inside the scrotum. While varicoceles do not always cause symptoms, they may contribute to infertility. Learn more with this article.

  • Oct 2018

    Prostate cancer: Scientists reveal new way to target stubborn cells

    Prostate cancer is common, so findings new ways to destroy it is very important. Now, researchers believe that they may have found a new drug target.

  • Oct 2018

    Signs and symptoms of infertility

    In this article, learn about possible signs of infertility in men and women, as well as about other risk factors, the treatment options, and when to see a doctor.

  • Oct 2018

    What causes low energy in men?

    Men experience low energy levels for many reasons, including diet, sleep quality, and exercise patterns, or an underlying medical condition. In this article, we discuss the causes and treatments for low energy in men.

  • Oct 2018

    What are the symptoms of high estrogen?

    High estrogen levels can cause a range of symptoms. Males may experience sexual problems and enlarged breasts, while females may experience weight gain and menstrual complications. A person may have high estrogen because of a natural imbalance, or because they are taking certain medications. Learn more here.

  • Sep 2018

    Signs and symptoms of STDs in men

    Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), or sexually transmitted infections (STIs), can affect anyone, but some symptoms are different for men and women. In this article, we look at the signs and symptoms of common STIs in men and when they typically occur. We also discuss how to diagnose, prevent, and treat STIs in men.