Men's Health

A Look At The 10 Most Expensive Disease Treatments in America

With insurance premiums constantly increasing, it’s getting harder and harder to fulfill one of life’s basic functions: staying alive. And with for-profit pharmaceutical companies looking to line their pockets, it should come as no surprise that healthcare costs are skyrocketing as well. If you are especially unlucky, you may find yourself in a health situation… Continue reading A Look At The 10 Most Expensive Disease Treatments in America

What are the Underlying Causes of Erectile Dysfunction?

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a condition that can seriously impact the quality of life for a sufferer. This disorder can be caused by a wide range of underlying conditions. Since men may be able to reverse the effects of ED by having the underlying condition properly treated, it is important for sufferers to learn more… Continue reading What are the Underlying Causes of Erectile Dysfunction?

Limitations of Cialis for Treating Prostate Cancer

Can Cialis Treat ED In Men With Prostate Cancer? Men who are living with prostate cancer may experience erectile dysfunction (ED). Medications that are used to treat ED have had significant success in men who do not have any other health problems, but treating ED in men with prostate cancer poses unique challenges. What Is… Continue reading Limitations of Cialis for Treating Prostate Cancer

How Does Levitra Treat Various Ejaculation Disorders

Four major ejaculation disorders occur in men: premature, retrograde, retarded and ejaculation failure. Causes include anatomic disorders or injuries, psychological problems, neurological conditions and the pharmacological effects of medications. Levitra or generic vardenafil, although designed to treat erectile dysfunction, offers the promise of giving patients better control of their ejaculations. How Levitra Works Levitra works… Continue reading How Does Levitra Treat Various Ejaculation Disorders

Propecia – Medication To Treat Hair Loss In Men

Propecia, which is also known as finasteride, is a synthetic drug medication that is useful in treating male pattern baldness. Finasteride is also useful in decreasing the size of enlarged prostates; however, sexual dysfunction is amongst the possible side effects. Finasteride is a 5a-reductase inhibitor. It blocks the production of androgens and cholesterol-derived hormones. 5a-reductase… Continue reading Propecia – Medication To Treat Hair Loss In Men

Post ED Diagnosis – What’s Next

Erectile dysfunction has the potential to impact a man’s quality of life. The first step to treating the condition is getting a proper diagnosis, but what can men do after they have been diagnosed? Knowing where to start after being diagnosed allows men to begin regaining quality of life by reversing the effects of ED.… Continue reading Post ED Diagnosis – What’s Next

How Does Finasteride (Propecia) Treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia?

Benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH is something that men may develop as they age. It results in an enlarged prostate that causes more frequent and urgent urination as well as the difficulty of emptying the bladder. The body’s hormones can be altered so that the prostate shrinks with the use of finasteride. The hormones are… Continue reading How Does Finasteride (Propecia) Treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia?

Causes of Male Pattern Baldness

Male pattern baldness, also known as Androgenetic alopecia, is the most common type of hair loss in men. Nearly one half of men will begin to bald by the time they are 30 years old. By the time men are 60 years old, nearly all of them will have some form of male pattern baldness.… Continue reading Causes of Male Pattern Baldness

Is Erectile Dysfunction a Sign of Heart Disease?

Erectile dysfunction is not only a sexual issue. Several men worry about erectile dysfunction, but the real cause for alarm is the potential for heart disease. Erectile dysfunction is the inability or difficulty in maintaining an erection. Erectile dysfunction results from a blockage and a hardening of the arteries within the penis, which prevents blood… Continue reading Is Erectile Dysfunction a Sign of Heart Disease?

Treating Hereditary Hair Loss in Men

Androgenetic alopecia is the medical term for male pattern baldness. It is an inherited condition caused by genetics and affects approximately 25 percent of males before the age of 30 and about 65 percent of men before the age of 60. According to the American Medical Association, 95 percent of men who suffer from baldness… Continue reading Treating Hereditary Hair Loss in Men