September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Each year, nearly 30,000 men die from prostate cancer. In fact, it’s the second leading cause of death from cancer in men after lung cancer. Being aware of your risk for prostate cancer—as well as the signs, symptoms, and detection tests—is important to educate yourself about your health.
Congratulations! You just had a vasectomy, and you and your partner are looking forward to a future free of worries about mood-wrecking, less reliable forms of contraception. But for now, you are in pain, and your body needs time to rest and heal from the procedure. Here are a few tips to help you recover from your recent vasectomy:
Are you considering a vasectomy procedure? A relatively minor outpatient surgical procedure that results in a birth control method with an over 99% effectiveness rate, a vasectomy can be a great alternative to other more cumbersome, less effective forms of birth control. However, before you make your decision, you probably have some questions about what
You don’t have to be trying to conceive a child to want to increase your sperm count. High sperm count is a sign that your hormones are normal and your body is healthy. Increasing your sperm count is easier than you think and involves natural methods. How can you increase your sperm count? Eat Healthy
Once you have Peyronie’s disease, it may get better with time or the issue may resolve on its own. While this doesn’t always happen, however, there are still treatment options that you can consider and discuss with your doctor. What are some of the treatments for Peyronie’s disease?
It’s not easy to maintain your health as you age, but once you start, the healthy habits can stick. In your 60s, you’ll need to be aware of a few health ailments that could affect your daily living. With retirement just around the corner, you’ll want to make sure you’re feeling your best as you enjoy more leisurely tasks during these relaxing years in your life.
Changes with your body don’t stop as soon as you’re fully grown: our bodies are changing as we age too, and not just our physical appearance. If you’re a man in your 50s and you consider yourself to be in good health, take a look at these top five health problems for men in their 50s—they may surprise you and encourage you to better care for your health.
Your health should be a priority before you hit the big 3-0, but this is when some common and more serious health ailments come into play. You may think you’re too young to be worrying about health problems yet, but you should consider thinking further about these top 5 health problems and what you can do to prevent and treat them.
Many of us are gearing up for March Madness, but did you know that March is also National Nutrition Month? If you overindulged in the latter part of 2014 with Thanksgiving turkey and Christmas cookies...and then tried to make up for it with the latest fad diet in January...which lasted until about mid February or