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Men's Health

Do you know the top men's health threats? The list is surprisingly short — including heart disease, cancer and unintentional injury. Thankfully, most men's health threats are largely preventable.

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Treatment options for men with urinary leakage

Urinary incontinence is a common condition. Learn why it can be particularly troublesome for men, and about treatment options to improve symptoms and bring comfort.

Adam R Miller MD By Adam R. Miller September 26, 2022

Early treatment critical for Peyronie's disease

Peyronie's disease occurs when scar tissue develops on the penis. It can cause pain, deformity, shortening and anxiety. Learn how early treatment can improve symptoms or stop it from getting worse.

David Yang, M.D. By David Yang September 7, 2022

Men's health: Checkups, screenings key

Men aren't as likely as women to have preventive screenings and regular exams. Discover why avoidance can lead to a treatable situation turning deadly.

Benson_Scott By Scott Benson June 29, 2022

8 common erectile dysfunction myths

Misconceptions about erectile dysfunction may cause some men to skip treatment. We'll debunk myths about this common condition that affects half of men ages 40–70.

J. Nicholas Warner, M.D. By J. Nicholas (Nick) Warner June 2, 2022

Men's health: How is benign prostatic hyperplasia treated?

If you've been diagnosed with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), it's time for you and your provider to talk about treatment options.

Ross Avant MD By Ross Avant June 1, 2022

More than just a pill: Treating erectile dysfunction

Medications aren't the only way to treat erectile dysfunction. Learn about medical, surgical and psychological treatment options that can lead to satisfying sexual experiences.

J. Nicholas Warner, M.D. By J. Nicholas (Nick) Warner May 31, 2022

Steam therapy to treat enlarged prostate

Steam therapy is a minimally invasive treatment for enlarged prostate. It's safe, effective and long-lasting, while preserving sexual function. Learn if it's right for you.

Scott Pate MD By Scott Pate May 10, 2022

Don’t be bad to the bone: How to preserve bone mass

By age 30, your bones may have already started to lose mass — one of the first signs of osteoporosis. Learn who's at greatest risk and what you can do to maintain bone mass.

Carol Gardner PT By Carol Gardner November 5, 2021

5 facts about prostate specific antigen (PSA) tests

According to the American Cancer Society, 1 in 8 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Here are 5 things you should know about prostate cancer and prostate specific antigen (PSA) tests.

Melissa Nissen, M.D. By Melissa Nissen June 25, 2021

Men's health: What's benign prostatic hyperplasia?

Most men will experience benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH, as they age. Get the basics about this noncancerous condition.

Adam R Miller MD By Adam R. Miller April 21, 2021

3 reasons young men need a primary care provider

If you're a young adult man, is preventive health at the top of your busy to-do list? Learn why having a primary care provider can help you stay healthy now and into the future.

Trevor Rich, M.D. By Trevor Rich January 22, 2021

4 common vasectomy myths debunked

Despite the benefits of vasectomy, some myths may be holding you or your partner back. Get the truth about the simple procedure.

Trevor Rich, M.D. By Trevor Rich December 21, 2020