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What's Wrong with My Penis? Spots, Lumps, and...
When spots, lumps, or rashes appear on the penis, men often fear they have a sexually transmitted disease. In many cases, however, the spots are harmless.
What Does Your Blood Pressure Reading Mean?
You go to your doctor and he or she tells you your blood pressure is 130/80. What does that mean? Blood pressure results from two forces. One created by the heart as it pumps blood into the arteries through the circulatory system. The other is the force of the arteries as they resist the blood flow.
How Often Do Couples Really Have Sex?
What’s a healthy amount of sex to have in your relationship? Read on to find out.
Penis Enlargement Treatments: Do They Really...
Penis enlargement surgery offers the only permanent solution to a bigger penis. Page 2.
HIV/AIDS: The Signs and Symptoms that Every...
Some people experience signs and symptoms of HIV, Human immunodeficiency virus, as soon as they become infected, others do not. It is estimated that over 40 million people are living with HIV AIDS.
Causes and Treatments for Stretch Marks in Men
Stretch marks. Stretch marks as somthing that affect women much more that men. Thats just not true. Men are just as likely to get stretch marks as women, it is just that men's stretch marks tend to be covered by hair. Some men's activities can cause stretch marks. Causes, treatments and prevention of straie (stretch marks) are explored in this article
Why Do Men Have Nipples, Anyway?
Why do men have nipples? Darwinian natural selection says that nipples should have been factored out many centuries ago. Men's nipples have no real function after all. So what reason is there for men having nipples?
What Men Experience When They Orgasm
The male orgasm is not just about ejaculation. It's possible to have an orgasm without ejaculation, something that pre-adolescent boys often experience.
Why Gluten-Free is Not a Weight Loss Diet
Gluten-free diets have gained a lot of popularity, yet very few people actually need them. Should you avoid gluten? Read on to understand what's best for you.
Men: The Syphilis Symptoms To Look Out For
Syphilis symptoms differ in the disease's four stages.
What You Semen Has To Say About Your Health...
Semen can indicate whether health status is good or not. The color, texture, smell, and even the taste of semen are indicators of health or illness. Find out the facts about semen.
Take Me to the Cooler: How Cryotherapy Can Help...
The benefits of cryotherapy are undeniable when it comes to health and wellness. Professional athletes are using whole body cryotherapy treatments to achieve nearly instant recovery effects and now, you can too.
6 Symptoms That Could Indicate an STI
Can you tell whether or not you have a sexually transmitted infection by noticing that something is wrong with your penis? Here are common signs of penis infection.
The 7 Types of Hernia Men Can Get
Information on the causes of hernia, the different types and treatments. Lifestyle changes can help treat or control hernia symptoms.
The Possible Causes of Hematuria
Discoloration of urine is usually a sign that something isn't right. When the color of urine is red or brown it most likely points to internal bleeding. Blood in urine is called hematuria. Check out the common and the not so common causes of hemoturia.
Oral Thrush
Oral thrush is caused by yeast called candida albicans which is present with many other organisms in the mouth. Under normal circumstances candida albicans is kept under control by bacteria but sometimes it spirals out of control and causes oral thrush.
What Symptoms of a UTI Should Men Watch Out For?
Learn about the symptoms of urinary tract infections (UTI) in men, as well as how the condition is diagnosed. Page 2.
Top Tips to Boost Men's Self-Confidence
Self confidence requires a positive self image. We have the 'real' self and 'ideal' self. To boost your confidence these two images need to come closer together in a realistic way. Here are some top tips about how to boost your self confidence.
What Is the Average Size of an Erect Penis?
What is the average size of an erect penis? Information on length, and on why and why not this measurement is even important.
Cirrhosis of the Liver
Cirrhosis of the liver is more common in men than women. There are a number of diseases that cause cirrhosis but the most common are hepatitis C and alcohol abuse. One of the problems with cirrhosis of the liver is that signs and symptoms may not appear until the disease is quite advanced.
The Most Interesting Facts About Ejaculation
What are the basics behind ejaculation? How is it related to arousal? What is the process of ejaculation? And what is in your ejaculate?
Signs and Symptoms of Prostate Cancer You...
One of the problems with prostate cancer is that there are often few signs and symptoms associated with the early stages of the disease.
Could You Have a Bladder Tumor?
Bladder tumors are three times more common in men. Here is some facts about bladder tumors.
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What Treatments Are Available To Combat Male...
There have been huge advances in the treatment of impotence, or erectile dysfunction, in the last few years. Here, we review those treatments.
How to Stick to Your Diet When Tempted
How do you stick to your healthy eating plan when you’re out and about? Read on to for easy tips to help you stay on track to achieve your goals.
What Men Should Know About the Four Stages of...
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection (STI). This post contains the basic facts about syphilis, plus its signs and symptoms.
What Men Can Expect from a Prostate Exam
Learn more about what to expect during a prostate examination.
When You Should Worry About a Nosebleed
Nose bleeds are often the result of common events like trauma, but they can also be a warning sign of other problems. Know which is which.
When Men Get Chlamydia
Chlamydia is the most common sexual infection in men. Know the signs, symptoms and treatment for this sexually transmitted disease.
Here's What You Should Know About Swollen...
Orchitis is the medical term for swollen testicles. Learn more about the causes and treatment of orchitis here.
4 Ways You're Catching Infections
Most people get infections of some sort or another and there are four main routes for infections to enter the body.
Is Porn Cheating?
An in-depth look at how porn affects you and your relationships.
Are There Exercises That Can Increase the...
Are there exercises that can increase the length of your penis? This post dispels those penis enlargement myths.
The Best Foods To Keep You From Getting Sick
Fight off illness and recover faster with these get-healthy foods and smart eating habits.
Are you one of the people that thought Gout died out centuries ago? Well, it's alive and well and busily causing grief to men everywhere. Nearly 90% all cases of Gout affect men and it is very painful. Find out more about Gout.
What To Look for If You're Worried You Might...
Although gonorrhea is a more localized infection than other STIs (sexually transmitted infections), if it is not treated, it can spread and cause many health problems. Learn more about the symptoms of gonorrhea in men.
Mouth Ulcers
Mouth ulcers can be symptoms of herpes infection, sex related infection (canker sores), inflammatory bowel disease , leukoplakia, gingivostomatitis, oral cancer, herpes simplex, oral thrush, and immune disorders.
Does My Penis Measure Up?
What is the average size of a flaccid penis?
What to Do if Your Penis is Red or Inflammed
Men over the age of 40 are most prone to balanitis, an inflammation that affects the head of the penis and/or the foreskin.
Psoriasis 101: Get the Facts on This Common...
About 1 in 50 men are affected by psoriasis - a skin condition that can lead to a number of emotional problems.
The Possible Causes and Home Treatments for...
Pain in the rectum is a common experience and is not, in general, due to any serious medical condition. However the pain can be intense and worrying. This article looks at the causes of rectal pain and gives advice and a few home treatment suggestions.
6 Ways to Stop Premature Ejaculation
Premature ejaculation is very common but can leave both parties frustrated. There are a number of very easy remedies for men to experiment with in order to help them move towards a healthy and fulfilling sex life. Find out how to deal with premature ejaculation
Does Penis Size Affect Sexual Satisfaction?
Is there any relationship between penis size and sexual satisfaction?
The 5 Best Supplements You've Never Heard Of
The right nutritional supplements can be a valuable addition to your fit-guy arsenal. Check out these 5 supplements that fly under the radar but really work.
African Americans males aged between 35-64 are 10 times more at risk of developing pancreatitis than any other group. This serious disease affects around 80,000 people a year in America alone.
7 Effective Weight Loss Tips for Men
Looking to lose weight? Here are the 7 golden rules for losing weight & keeping it off.
9 Common Questions About Genital Warts and HPV
It is estimated that around 20 million Americans are infected with one of the hundred types of human papillomavirus (HPV) responsible for genital warts. Read our top 10 questions and answers about HPV.
Height/Weight Table for Men
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2 Crazy Questions to Restart Your Weight Loss
Have you ever failed to meet one of your fitness goals? You’re not alone. Change is tough, even for the toughest of us. But here’s a surprising trick: next time you’re stuck, why not ask yourself these two crazy questions.
Do I Have a Micropenis?
A look at the complex and confusing existence of the micropenis: definition, causes, and possible treatments.
What You Can Do About Molloscum Contagiosum
Molluscum contagiosum is a painless, whitish, firm, small button like growth that can occur on the genitalia, buttocks, face and trunk. Learn more about the causes and treatment of molluscum contagiosum.
Why Men Are at Greater Risk of Hepatitis B
Men are six times more likely than women to become chronic carriers of the hepatitis B virus (HBV) although the reasons for that are unclear.
Signs and Symptoms of Testicular Cancer
Testicular cancer is most common in men between the ages of 18 and 39. Men should regularly do a self examination of their testicles so that you can detect any changes in them. Be aware of the signs and symptoms of testicular cancer.
Can your penis shrink in size... permanently?
Can your penis shrink in size... permanently?
Treatment for Peyronie's Disease
Peyronie's disease is a condition where the penis bends, usually upwards or downwards and is most apparent during an erection. This condition can be painful. Treatment for Peyronie's disease aim to reduce pain and maintain sexual function
Does It Hurt to Pee? You May Have Prostatitis
Is it painful when you urinate or ejaculate, or do you experience frequent pain in your lower back? You may have a common condition called prostatitis.
4 Steps to Preventing Crabs
Crabs, aka pubic lice, or pthirus pubis, are typically sexually transmitted and considered an STD. They itch and bite, but are easily disposed of.
Can You Really Tell Someone's Penis Size at a...
It is a common myth that you can tell the size of a man's penis at a glance. But can you really tell the size of a man's penis by his hands or feet?
16 Urination Problems Men Are Vulnerable To
Bladder and urination problems are common in men. This article allows you to link from a topic area which describes your bladder or urination problem and find out causation, signs and symptoms and related information
Are You Using Your Condom Wrong?
Condoms are a pretty reliable barrier for sexually transmitted diseases and for family planning. Things can go wrong, however. Read about these possible reasons for condom failure.
4 Ways to Treat an Enlarged Prostate
The type of prostate enlargement treatment that's best for you depends on the severity of signs and symptoms. A variety of treatment options are available.
8 Other Symptoms of Genital Herpes
Genital herpes is spread via sexual contact with someone else who is infected. Herpes is caused by the herpes simplex virus.
Stop Fearing Your Inner Fat Guy
There's both a fit guy and a fat guy inside you. Acknowledging both is important to long-term health and fitness.
When will my penis start and stop growing?
At what age does penis growth start?
Are You Eating your way to Prostate Cancer?
Jay Cardiello. Spinal Stabilization can Help Fight Low Back Pain. Low back pain doesn’t have control your life. Read on to find out how simple exercises can help you regain stability and balance in your low back.
A Man's Guide to Hepatitis
The transmission routes for hepatititis vary according to the type of hepatitis. Here we examine the varying modes of transmission, how you get hepatitis. Page 4.
Recognizing the Signs of Stress in Men
Stress in men, could you recognize the signs and symptoms? Men are great at trying to ignore them and hope they will go away! Broadly speaking stress can be experienced in two ways, physically and psychologically, but the two are interrelated. Check out the signs and symptoms of stress
Stress at Work Can Poison Your Sex Life
Stress at Work Can Poison Your Sex Life. Great news! There are simple, natural, and highly effective ways to combat work stress and turbo charge your sex life.
How To Prevent Kidney Stones
No man wants to endure the pain of kidney stones. Follow these simple nutrition tips to stay stone-free.
Heart Health & Heart Knowledge Quiz
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Why Men Snore
Men snore more than women and this can, in part, be down to lifestyle choices. This feature looks at the causes, the effects, and the self-help options.
The Best Protein Shake for Health and Strength
Here’s my no-fail formula to make your own delicious, health-promoting, strength building protein shakes. Bonus: These taste good, not gross.
How Syphilis Symptoms Can Show Up on the Body
Photos of how syphilis symptoms show up on the body.
6 Possible Side Effects of a Vasectomy
Vasectomy male sterilization is the 4th leading method of contraception to avoid unwanted pregnancy. Vasectomy is also something many men find hard to consider. They worry about future sexual performance, that the operation may make them less masculine if they cannot produce sperm and it's a bit embarrassing. Lets look at what is involved, the pros and cons of vasectomy.
Can the Size of Erection Be Estimated When the...
Can you tell the size of a man's erection by the size of his flaccid penis?
5 Fixes for Low Testosterone
Think you might have low testosterone? Before you start taking meds to boost your libido (among other things), here are 5 tips to help get your mojo back.
How Boxing Can Cause Bodily Injuries
Boxing can and does have some serious effects on the health of people, mostly men, who are involved in the sport. Is boxing as dangerous as some people think?
The Penis Health Quiz
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What Is Barebacking?
Barebacking is the term used to describe the practice of gay men who have unprotected anal intercourse and it's on the increase. We take a look at the risks of barebacking.
What You Need to Know Before Taking Viagra
Viagra is a drug for the treatment of erectile dysfunction. Learn about how it works, potential side effects, and more.
Here's How We Treat Syphilis
The main treatment for syphilis is an antibiotic like penicillin. Doxycycline may also be used if you have a penicillin allergy.
The Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments of Penis...
Penile cancer, a very rare but aggressive form of cancer, is a malignant growth of cells in the tissue and/or external area of the penis.
Why Some Men Can't Have an Orgasm
Anorgasmia is the inability to reach orgasm during sexual intercourse. Learn about its possible causes in men, as well as treatment options.
What Is Trichomoniasis Parasitic Infection?
Trichomoniasis a parasitic infection which infects the urethra, the tube that carries urine out of the body, in men. Trichomoniasis is more common in women than men. Trichomoniasis infects 7.4 million people each year.
Can Men Go Through Menopause?
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What to Do if You Think Your Testosterone's Low
If you’ve lost your mojo, it might be tempting to ask your doctor for testosterone replacement therapy to make that better. But not so fast. Before you start taking a powerful medication, find out the underlying reason for your problem.
A Man's Guide to Her First Trimester
This pregnancy guide for men will help you understand what's happening in the first trimester.
Color Blindness in Men
Mostly men inherit color blindness. Color blindness affects about 1 in 20 men to every 1 in 200 women
Thinking About a Penis Piercing? Here's What...
Genital piercing is increasingly common and must be done with great caution. Know how to safely get, and take care of, a penis piercing.
Why Men Can Grow Breasts
Breasts are not just confined to women. In men, this condition is called gynecomastia.
What Can You Do to Maximize Your Fertility?
What do tight pants, smoking and hot tubs have in common? Answer: they all have a negative effective on sperm counts and sperm potency. Learn about how to keep sperm healthy and maximize your fertility.
Dangers of Using Butter to Burn Fat
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Here's What to Do If Your Foreskin Won't Retract
Phimosis can be caused by failure of foreskin to loosen during growth, infections such as balinitis, deformities caused by trauma and diseases of the genitals.
6 Signs You Might Be a Sex Addict
Most common among men, sexual addiction is an overwhelming desire to have sex. Learn about the signs and symptoms of sex addiction.
Vitamin B1
Essential information about vitamin B1
The Ins and Outs of Sexual Arousal
Male sexual arousal follows a predictable path. In this article, both the process of sexual arousal and orgasm are reviewed, as are the most common reasons why arousal is inhibited or stopped.
Prostate Enlargement
Enlargement of the prostate gland is something over half of all men over 50 and eighty per cent of men over 80 can look forward to. We review the signs and symptoms of enlarged prostate and look at when treatment becomes necessary for prostate enlargement, known medically as benign prostatic hyperplasia
Colorectal (Bowel) Cancer and Men
Also called colorectal cancer, bowel cancer is the third most common form of cancer in men. If bowel cancer is found early, it is typically curable. The problem, however, is that the early stages of bowel cancer show few symptoms.
Pancreas Cancer
Cancer of the pancreas affects more men than women. Difficult to detect pancreatic cancer has the poorest 5 year survival rates.
How To Meditate Without The "Woo-Woo"
You can snag loads of health benefits just by sitting quietly. Here’s how.
Male Cosmetic Surgery
Want a bigger chest, a little off the nose, or perhaps just a little Botox to smooth the wrinkles? Cosmetic surgery for men is now a boom industry. So, what are the facts, the costs and dangers of cosmetic surgery? We review the situation.
A Surprising Way to Reduce Risk of Prostate...
Good news for male emissions! Reduced risk of prostate cancer is linked to regular ejaculation. Men who ejaculate between 13 and 20 times a month have a 14% lower risk of prostate cancer,
What You Should Know About Mumps in Men
Mumps is more risky in older children and can, in rare cases cause long term and life threatening complications in men.
What the Prostate Gland is for
Quick facts about the prostate. Men's Health.
3 Signs You've Got Urethritis
Non-specific urethritis, as with all forms of sexually transmitted diseases, is on the increase. Knowing how to prevent getting infected or passing the infection around is important. So we're looking at the signs and symptoms, the treatments and the complications, as well as offering some practical tips.
Peyronie's Disease
Curvature of the penis may occur for a variety of reasons. When hardening of the tissue is accompanied by pain the condition is likely to be diagnosed as Peyronies disease.
8 Consequences of Alcoholism in Men
Men are twice as likely to be alcohol abusing or alcohol dependant.
Keloid Scars
Keloid scars are abnormal scars that grow past the original boundary of a skin injury. African Americans and Hispanics are 16 times more susceptible.
How Regular Fasting Can Improve Your Health
Some think fasting can speed fat loss and make you healthier. I tested the most popular methods. Here's what intermittent fasting is, whether you should do it, and how.
Is there any surgical procedure to enlarge the...
Is there any surgical procedure to enlarge the penis?
Men: 8 Tips on Improving Your Look
Men now spend more time on the way they look. How men present themselves at work, in their social and home lives has become so much more important. Here are some of the top ways to look cool and feel confident.
Keep Your Ticker Ticking With These 8 Tips for...
The evidence for how to maintain a healthy heart consistently points to important lifestyle factors. Here are 8 ways to maintain a healthy heart.
How Soon Can I Have Sex After a Vasectomy?
How soon can I have sex after a vasectomy operation? How and when is the semen analysis done following my vasectomy? How to confirm that your procedure was successful.
The Better Blood Pressure Diet
High blood pressure is serious business. It’s a leading cause of preventable deaths among men. Luckily, better nutrition can lower your blood pressure and extend your life expectancy. Here’s what to eat, and what to avoid.
How To Find Out If You Have Gonorrhea
There are a number of tests that can confirm a diagnosis of gonorrhea. Gonorrhea is also treatable.
Although it is very rare the American Cancer Society estimates that there will be about 1,530 new cases of penile cancer diagnosed this year. The treatment option for a few of them will be the surgical removal of part or all of the penis. Statistics on partial or radical penectomy following trauma are unknown.
6 Possible Causes of Pain During Sex
Pain during intercourse if often thought of as a female issue. This is not case, however, as men suffer intercourse pain for a variety of reasons.
Wake up and Smell the Bacon: The Perils of...
Wake up and Smell the Bacon - Cancer rates are on the rise as bacon creeps into fad diets. Learn how to cut your risk.
Know Your Options: Hair Loss Treatments for Men
Some men want to make the best of what hair they have, while others seek a more permanent solution. This feature examines male hair loss treatments.
Gout associated with Beer Drinking
Beer drinkers have a higher risk of getting one of the most painful conditions around. Gout has recently been associated with beer drinking as this short article outlines
Exercise Your Face to Look Younger
The muscles of the face elongate just like the muscles in your arms, thighs and buttocks; in fact, the muscles in the face will have elongated about one-half inch by the time most people have reached the age of 55.
FAQ About Epididymitis
Epididymitis refers to infection and inflamation of the tubes that lie on top and the back of the testicles. Check out these FAQs to get a better understanding.
What Can Go Wrong Following a Vasectomy?
As with any surgical procedure, there can be some complications and side effects after having a vasectomy. However, major complications are rare. Learn more here.
Men, Prostitutes and Sex
The safe sex message applies to sex workers as much as it does to hundreds of thousands of users
How To Overcome Your Fears
The journey of a thousand miles starts with one step. Taking consistent, small steps towards your goals each and every day is the key to overcoming your fears.
Men and Body Image
Body shape and self esteem are strongly related. Men are also catching up with women in the sense of feeling pressure to conform to an ideal. With the right exercise plan and lifestyle changes you can make the best out of what you've got.
Highest Blood Sugar Ever Recorded
According to the 2004 Guinness book of World Records a 12 year old boy holds the record for the highest blood sugar level.
Exercise for the Traveling Man
Keeping fit on the go can seem tricky...until you realize that you can sneak in a good workout anytime, anywhere. Here's how to stay strong and fit, even when you're far from home.
Understanding Why a Man's Fertility Declines...
Most men realize the importance of women's age and their ability to have a baby. But the research is increasingly indicating that the age of the man is important too. If you are putting off having a baby because of your partner's and your career or are reluctant to compromise a comfortable standard of living for longer you better think again. A Man's age does affects his fertility. It may also increase the risk of miscarriage
Examining the Benefits of Oil Pulling
Oil pulling has been touted as a magic bullet for ailments ranging from dental plaque buildup to chronic sinus congestion to slow metabolism to just feeling plain “blah.” Really? Here’s what to consider.
What To Do About Your Cholesterol
One of the most dreaded villains in modern medicine (and especially in modern medical media), cholesterol actually has a bunch of important uses in the body. Here’s how to stop fearing cholesterol — and put it to work for you.
Prostate cancer linked to promiscuity
Young men who are sexually active with more than one person face an increased risk of prostate cancer in later life.
Male Incontinence
It is estimated that urinary incontinence affects at least 5 million men. The causes of male urinary incontinence are many and varied. Finding out the cause and getting the best treatment can cure or at least control this embarrassing condition
How Long Does a Vasectomy Take?
How long does an vasectomy operation take?
How a Man Cures a Hangover
Cures for hangovers. Got a bad hangover? What causes a hangover and how can hangovers be avoided? Is it hair of the dog, or something else?
Treatment and Control of Tuberculosis
Treatment for TB was only available from about 50 years ago. Active tuberculosis,if not treated, will infect on average, between 10 and 15 people every year.
Identifying Breast Problems in Men
Men get breast problems too, such as breast cancer, enlarged breasts, and runner's nipple.
An overview of this inherited blood condition affecting men in which blood is prevented from clotting.
Psychological Treatments for Premature...
Premature ejaculation can decrease self-confidence, make men reluctant to start new relationships, or lead to concerns that a partner may seek a relationship with another man. Psychological therapies are often used to help in it's treatment.
Decreased Appetite and Unexplained Weight Loss
Decreased weight is fairly common during illness but when it is unexpected it needs investigating.
Treatment Options Keloid Scarring
Keloid scars are defined as an abnormal scar that grows beyond the boundary of the original site of a skin injury. African American and Hispanic people are 16 times more susceptible. Page 2.
Heart Attacks
A staggering 700,000 Americans die from heart attacks every year. Equally amazing, faced with overwhelming evidence about the causes of heart attacks, many men either choose not to listen or not to take action to prevent an early death. Check out the facts about heart attacks, how to recognize the signs and what to do if one comes your way.
The quest for physical perfection is taking its toll on thousands of men. Bigorexia is sometimes called reverse anorexia and is just as difficult a challenge for men
Readers Story Wearing Nappies
Can handing your body back to nature by not retaining body waste help to put you back in control and possibly cure bowel disorder?
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal prolapse is not so common in men but of the total recorded around 20 to 30 per cent of retal prolapses occur in men.
Folic Acid
Essential information about folic acid
Hernia refers to the protrusion of an organ through a weak area in the muscles or tissue that surround and contain it. Most commonly, the word hernia is used to refer to an abdominal hernia.
Men's Hair Loss - Where the Wild Manes Are
Jay Cardiello - The average adult male’s hairline is somewhere between Mr. Clean and a rock star’s. Learn to preserve your mane before it’s too late.
Detox Diets: Why You Should Avoid Them.
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