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Study Indicates Walnuts Can Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk

Saturday, November 15th, 2014
Prostate cancer has become a growing concern among male seniors. While prostate cancer is considered highly treatable if discovered early, prevention is still key. Reducing the risks can help provide many men with some peace of mind when it comes to prostate cancer. Some studies indicate that eating walnuts may help reduce the prostate cancer risk in men. A latest study by researchers from the University of Califor

Specific Type Of Male Baldness Linked To Prostate Cancer Risk

Thursday, September 18th, 2014
Baldness may be a hassle for many men. Having this condition may initially be of an aesthetic concern. Unfortunately, baldness may also be linked to another health condition. A recent study suggests that male pattern baldness may also be linked to higher prostate cancer risk. A new, large collective analysis based on the prospective Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial or (PLCO) suggests th

Study: Prostate Cancer Risk May Increase After Vasectomy

Saturday, July 12th, 2014
Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston found that vasectomy is linked to an increased risk for advance or lethal prostate cancer. The findings were reported in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Prostate cancer is a leading cause of cancer related deaths among men in the US. Vasectomy is a common type of contraception which 15 percent of US men underwent the procedure. The researchers analyze

Signs Of Low Testosterone

Saturday, May 17th, 2014
Low testosterone levels in men can lead to a number of conditions. Although testosterone levels normally decline with age, they can be treated in order to avoid their possible effects on health and quality of life. But first, it is important to determine if you may have low T levels. Here are some signs that might indicate the condition. Low Energy Levels If you increasingly feel that you are often feeling weak and

Low Testosterone Therapy Increases Heart Attack Risk In Men

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
Some men may require testosterone therapy to compensate for their low testosterone levels. As men grow older, their testosterone levels drop and leads to a number of conditions, erectile dysfunction being one of them. But taking “Low T” may not be as safe as men may think them to be. According to a new study, testosterone therapy can put men at an increased risk of stroke and heart attack. In a study th

Drinking Coffee May Help Lessen Risk Of Prostate Cancer Recurrence

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Researchers have found out that coffee consumption may be linked to a lower risk of prostate cancer recurrence and progression. They found out that men who drank four or more cups of coffee daily experienced a 59 percent lower risk of progression and recurrence of prostate cancer compared to males who drank fewer cups per week. The results of the study are available on the online Cancer Causes & Control journal

Anti-Baldness Drug May Also Help Reduce Prostate Cancer Risk In Men

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
A drug known to help treat baldness in men as well as an enlarged prostate may also help protect against prostate cancer. Researchers from Texas found that middle-aged and older men who took finasteride daily for a period of seven years reduced their prostate cancer risk by around one-third as compared to men who took a placebo. The results of the study were published online in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Causes Of Hair Loss

Saturday, August 24th, 2013
Hair loss can be a problem for many men. Going bald can have an effect to a man’s ego in terms of how he thinks people will look at him. For some people hair loss can be genetic and hereditary. For some others, it can be caused by a variety of other things. Here are some common causes of hair loss that men should know about. Too Much Stress Stress can cause the body to produce hormones in the body that affect

New Study Finds Cure for Gray Hair

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
Graying hair is said to be a result of aging. As one gets old, more and more gray hairs begin to appear. It seems to be an unavoidable result of getting old. While most people try to dye their hair in order to hide them, it provides only a cosmetic procedure that can’t cure people from gray hair. Fortunately, researchers from a German university have found what may be a possible cure for graying hair. A team

Preventing Prostate Cancer

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
Prostate cancer is considered as one of the most common cancer that affects men. It is one of those types of cancers that develops slowly, show very few symptoms and affects men of any race or ethnicity. While it can be a fatal form of cancer in its advanced stages, early detection and treatment makes it one of the more treatable cancers. But more than treating prostate cancer, prevention is still the most effectiv