Why do shorter men go bald more often?

Short men may have an increased risk of becoming bald prematurely. An international genetic study under the leadership of the University of Bonn at least points in this direction. During the study, the scientists investigated Read More

Natural Approaches to a Healthier Prostate

When Shakespeare?s Prince Hamlet declares ?What a piece of work is man,? he conveniently forgets to mention a body part where the workmanship?s more questionable. I?m referring to that little walnut- size gland called the Read More

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Our Men’s health section covers many health issues that impact men and women differently, and several conditions such as prostate health that impact men exclusively. Activities like weight loss or exercise are different based on male versus female.

The average man pays less attention to his health than the average woman. Compared to women, men are more likely to

  • drink alcohol and use tobacco
  • make risky choices
  • not see a doctor for regular checkups

Men are assailed by the diseases that can affect anyone—heart disease, stroke, diabetes, cancer, depression… But they also have unique issues such as prostate cancer and benign prostate enlargement.

But the Men’s Health section is not just for men, it is a great resouse to find information to help that special man in your life.