Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women
TUESDAY, Dec. 3, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Men and women with mild heart disease share the same risks, at least over the short term, a new study suggests.
Black Men Raised by Single Parent Prone to High Blood Pressure: Study
MONDAY, Dec. 2, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Black men who were raised in single-parent households have higher blood pressure than those who spent at least part of their childhood in a two-parent home, according to a new study.
Thousands of Dangerous Erection Cases Seen in ERs Each Year, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Nov. 29 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that thousands of men seek care in U.S. emergency rooms each year for the painful condition known as priapism -- an erection that lasts too long and threatens to permanently harm the penis.
Unprotected Sex On the Rise Among U.S. Gay Men, CDC Says
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 27, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- The number of gay and bisexual men in the United States who said they had unprotected anal sex at least once in the past year jumped from 48 percent in 2005 to 57 percent in 2011, a new study finds.
Joblessness May Age You, Study Suggests
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Men who are unemployed for an extended time may age more quickly, a new study suggests.
Too Much Testosterone May Be Unhealthy for Older Men
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Older men with higher or lower testosterone levels are more likely to die early than those with mid-range levels of the male sex hormone, a new study suggests.
Men's Bigger Builds Need Bigger Noses
TUESDAY, Nov. 19, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Beak, snout, schnozz: However you refer to them, men's noses are typically bigger than women's. Now, new research may help explain why.
Those Rocked by Recession Most Likely to Hit the Bottle: Study
TUESDAY, Nov. 19, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Some Americans hardest-hit by the recent recession may have turned to alcohol to deal with their problems, a new study suggests.
Sudden Cardiac Arrest May Have Early Warning Signs
TUESDAY, Nov. 19, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A new study counters the commonly held belief that when most middle-aged men suffer cardiac arrest, it typically comes completely out of the blue.
Most Men With Breast Cancer Undergo Mastectomy, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Nov. 15, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Breast cancer in men occurs only rarely. But among men who have breast cancer, mastectomy rather than breast-conserving surgery is by far the more common choice, new research shows.