Mayo Clinic Minute: June 16, 2022
Millions of men live with a testosterone deficiency. If left unchecked, this treatable condition may contribute to serious health problems like osteoporosis and lowered red blood cell production.
During National Men's Health Week — June 13–19 — Dr. Gregory Broderick, a Mayo Clinic urologist, encourages men with symptoms of low testosterone to speak with their health care team.
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Testosterone is a key male hormone that is responsible for characteristics like hair growth, muscle mass...
THE SUN – A frustrated man decided to note down all the reasons his wife gave him for not getting frisky between the sheets — and after sharing the list online, the response may not have been what he expected.
Her first excuse was that they did it “last week”, the next was that she “wanted to cuddle” and the third was that she “felt bloated”.
Other excuses involved their bedding — she seemed keen to...
OCALA STAR-BANNER – Registered Nurse Morgan Ragsdale said it was the best "thank you" she’s ever gotten.
Ragsdale and about 65 fellow members of the AdventHealth Ocala Cardiovascular Services team were treated to lunch on June 9 by former heart surgery patient Jay Cowart and his Sweet Baby Cheeses – yes, that's the name – food truck.
"The team saved my life and I attribute the short recovery time to being comfortable with the care. I'm...
STEP TO HEALTH – Having sex standing up is a very fun and passionate practice that is a must for many couples. It’s an excellent excuse to get out of the routine of sex in bed and let your passions loose in different parts of the house. One such example is leaning against a wall or a column.
The adrenaline that’s unleashed when having sex standing up can make the encounter a real turn-on for...
A leading adviser to the World Health Organization described the unprecedented outbreak of monkeypox in developed countries as "a random event" that might be explained by sexual behavior at two recent raves in Europe.
DAILY RECORD – Around one in eight men will get prostate cancer in their lifetime.
The illness can develop when cells in the prostate start to grow in an uncontrolled way.
For some, the cancer can grow too slowly to cause any problem or affect how people live. While for others, it can grow quickly, which is more likely to cause problems.
Prostate Cancer UK estimates that one man every 45 minutes dies from the cancer -...
(CNN)The murder defendant who escaped from an Alabama detention center with a corrections official on April 29 had previous experience trying to escape prison and winning the trust of his captors.
Casey White, 38, was seen on surveillance camera in an orange jumpsuit and shackles being led into a patrol car by Vicky White, 56, a corrections official.
She had told her bosses and co-workers she was taking him to court for a mental health evaluation,...
FOX NEWS – There's a belief that drinking more alcohol when you’re already hungover can cure you of some rough symptoms.
The tactic seemingly stems from the medieval theory that the source of an ailment could also be the remedy for it.
This thought eventually led to the expression "the hair of the dog that bit you," which resulted in the development of fur-filled tonics from suspected rabid dogs in hopes of preventing rabies infections in...
THE NEW YORK POST – Islanders legend Mike Bossy, whose scoring touch helped drive the franchise to four straight championships, died Friday after a battle with terminal lung cancer. He was 65.
Bossy’s diagnosis became public last October, when he stepped away from his job as an NHL analyst for the French language network TVA Sports to deal with his health.
Bossy wrote at the time in French, in an open letter.
"The battle I am about...
(CNN)Metformin use by men in the three-month period before they conceived a child was linked to a 40% higher risk of birth defects in the offspring, according to a study published Monday in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.
Metformin is a first-line drug in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
The research, which was done out of Denmark, used national registries to follow over 1 million births between 1997 and 2016 and compared the risk...
Scientists have announced a new highly effective, non-hormonal contraceptive pill for men after successfully testing on mice. With a 99 per cent success rate in preventing pregnancy, researchers aim to begin human trials in the second half of the year.
LOS ANGELES TIMES – A judge suspended court proceedings in the rape case against Ron Jeremy on Thursday after a lawyer raised doubts about the disgraced porn star’s mental health.
Six weeks before the start of a trial on charges that he sexually assaulted nearly two dozen women, Jeremy, 69, was unable to recognize his attorney, refused to get into his wheelchair and was generally “nonresponsive” inside of a cell at a downtown L.A. courthouse,...
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