Men's Health

 
More New Cancer Facts in the News: If Your Patient Asks, Part II
June 30, 2016

More meeting highlights from ASCO in cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment--in case your patient asks.

10 New Facts about Prostate Cancer
June 23, 2016

Slide Show: Get top-line results of 10 new studies on the most common non-skin cancer among US men.

8 Cancer Quiz Questions
June 22, 2016

Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of this deadly disease.

If Your Patient Asks About Cancer: 9 New Facts
June 09, 2016

Find ASCO meeting highlights here, with an emphasis on primary care’s role in cancer management.

Three Questions You Were Afraid to Ask About PSA Screening
April 25, 2016

If the answer to the question "Does PSA screening save lives?" is "yes," where do we go from there?

UTIs and Older Men: 3 Questions You Were Afraid to Ask
March 16, 2016

A new review on the topic in the NEJM covers everything you need to know. We preview with a short Q&A for primary care.

Prostate Cancer Treatments Abundant, Not Perfect
December 08, 2015

A range of options for metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer offer benefits, but impact on survival and sequencing guidance are less than optimal.

Testosterone Not Just for Fun Anymore: 3 Questions About Risk
December 02, 2015

As new teaching replaces old, it seems testosterone replacement may have gone from bad to good and even very good. Here’s how.

Social Environment Plays Key Role in Men’s Health
November 10, 2015

African American and white men in racially integrated communities with comparable incomes have far fewer differences in behaviors that contribute to poor health, this study showed.

Testosterone Replacement OKd for Men with Heart Disease
November 10, 2015

New guidelines recommend that testosterone replacement therapy be restricted to men who have stable disease, only after a discussion of the potential risks and benefits.