Menu

You are viewing: Men’s Health

Subscribe to Category: Men’s Health

Silent No More: April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

As the snow finally begins to recede and the days get longer, I feel a sense of optimism and ease. Yet, there is a silent disease that is not easily visible. This is the silence of sexual assault and abuse. One thing I notice in my work as an Emergency Department RN is that patients …Read More

The Science of Smell: What the Nose Knows

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

There is an episode of Seinfeld in which Elaine explains that she is “hard of smelling.” We laugh. That’s ridiculous. How can one be hard of smelling? But, truth is much stranger than fiction. You can be hard of smelling. In fact, problems with sense of smell affect up to 20 percent of Americans and …Read More

Fitness Files: 3 Ways to Prepare for Summer Training by Staying Warm in Winter

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

This is the first in a series of guest blog posts about the health benefits of cycling. Guest contributor Bobby Bailey, Director Sportif of The Dealer.com Cycling Team and Head Coach at 1K2GO SPORTS, will provide advice, tips, and more in this regular series. For beginners and lifelong cyclists alike! When winter overstays its welcome, …Read More

Colorectal Cancer: 6 Myths Associated with Colonoscopy

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is one of only a few cancers that can be prevented through screening. Visit the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Web site to learn more. What are …Read More

Men’s Health: When & Why To Test for Men’s Cancers

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

We are in a day and age where every week a new medically related discovery is made and not infrequently, this results in another new test. The challenge for the field of clinical medicine going forward is to better and more adequately assess the true usefulness of all these new tests before beginning to use …Read More

Kidney Cancer: New Technologies, New Treatments

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

March is National Kidney Month. Learn more about kidney health and share information with your loved ones and community. In our new and ever-evolving medical realm, patients undergo more imaging to determine the cause for their complaints, and doctors are presented with more findings that need be analyzed and discussed. This happens with kidney cancer. Today, …Read More

Colorectal Cancer: What Should I Expect When Undergoing a Colonoscopy?

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is one of only a few cancers that can be prevented through screening. Visit the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Web site to learn more. What should …Read More

Poison Prevention: Are You Following These 7 Safety Tips?

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...

Poisonings span a lifetime. Poison prevention is for everyone, from children to seniors and everyone in between. The Northern New England Poison Center wants to share some medication safety tips for National Poison Prevention Week, March 16 to March 22, to keep you and your family safe: Program the Poison Help Line in your phone 1-800-222-1222. Keep …Read More

What You May Not Know About Concussions – And Should Know!

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...

March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month. March 12, 2014 is Brain Injury Awareness Day. Each year, 2.4 million Americans sustain a brain injury. A bump on the head isn’t what it used to be.  So, when does that ‘bump’ become a concussion? Concussions are more common than you may think. State statistics from 2010 show …Read More

Colorectal Cancer: How Do I Prepare for a Colonoscopy?

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is one of only a few cancers that can be prevented through screening. Visit the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable Web site to learn more. How do …Read More

Page 1 of 8