Advancements in prostate cancer treatments and living a healthy lifestyle could help save lives

It may not be pleasant to talk about it, but prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men in the U.S., aside from skin cancer, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). And within a lifetime, men have a 1 in 7 chance of developing this type of cancer. And although … Continue reading Advancements in prostate cancer treatments and living a healthy lifestyle could help save lives

Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…50s?

Third of three articles in a series about what to expect at different stages of manhood. So, you’ve bypassed the mid-life crisis and now you’re looking forward to finding a place in Florida and spending what’s left of your 401K. But just because life might be slowing down, doesn’t mean you should neglect your health … Continue reading Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…50s?

Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…40s?

Second of three articles in a series about what to expect at different stages of manhood. As a man passes over the 40-year mark and falls head-first into “middle-age,” he can begin to experience changes in his physical and mental status that he hadn’t previously experienced in his younger years. Although these changes can be … Continue reading Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…40s?

Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…30s?

One of three articles in a series about what to expect at different stages of manhood. From 1960 to 2002, the average American man increased in height by one inch, but increased in weight by 20 pounds, according to a study (pdf) conducted by the Center for Disease Control (CDC). With this increase in body … Continue reading Men’s health series: What should I worry about when I’m in my…30s?