Testosterone Therapy Does Not Improve Cognitive Function

Testosterone Therapy Does Not Improve Cognitive Function

Study of older hypogonadal men does not support use of TRT to improve memory, according to researchers.

Anemia, Bone Density Improve With Testosterone Replacement

Anemia, Bone Density Improve With Testosterone Replacement

Older men on TRT versus placebo for 1 year had improved hemoglobin levels and volumetric bone mineral density and estimated bone strength.

Testosterone Replacement May Lower Cardiovascular Risks

Testosterone Replacement May Lower Cardiovascular Risks

In a large study, testosterone replacement therapy was associated with a 33% lower risk of cardiac and stroke events among hypogonadal men.

Prostate Cancer Risk Stratification Enhanced by Novel MRI Protocol

Prostate Cancer Risk Stratification Enhanced by Novel MRI Protocol

Researchers compared targeted prostate biopsy based on biparametric magnetic resonance imaging with standard 12-core systematic biopsy.

PCa Salvage Radiation Plus Anti-Androgen Therapy Improves Outcomes

PCa Salvage Radiation Plus Anti-Androgen Therapy Improves Outcomes

Combined treatment for recurrent prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy results in decreased long-term all-cause and cancer-specific mortality.

Urologists' Use of Observation for PCa Raises Concern

Urologists' Use of Observation for PCa Raises Concern

For individual urologists, the probability of using observation for low-risk disease ranged widely from 5.1% to 71.2%.

Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Only a quarter of men receiving injections of BoNT-A comply with the treatment long-term.

Use of 5-ARIs May Reduce Blood Loss During TURP

Use of 5-ARIs May Reduce Blood Loss During TURP

The finasteride and dutasteride recipients had significantly less mean blood loss than the placebo group.

Targeted Biopsy Improves Detection of Significant PCa in Black Men

Targeted Biopsy Improves Detection of Significant PCa in Black Men

Targeted biopsy should be considered for grade 4-5 lesions on the Likert scale, researchers say.

Antidiabetic Drug Use May Cut PCa Risk

Antidiabetic Drug Use May Cut PCa Risk

The results suggest that hyperinsulinemia may be a risk factor for prostate cancer.

Multiparametric MRI May Prevent Unnecessary Prostate Biopsies

Multiparametric MRI May Prevent Unnecessary Prostate Biopsies

Using imaging to triage men with elevated PSA might avoid a quarter of unnecessary biopsies, according to a study.

Prostatic Enlargement Linked to Obesity

Prostatic Enlargement Linked to Obesity

Benign prostatic hyperplasia is more likely to develop among men with larger waist circumference and body mass index and higher leptin levels.

Normal Testosterone Range Defined

Normal Testosterone Range Defined

The normal range for total testosterone is 264 to 916 ng/dL for healthy men ages 19 to 39 with a body mass index below 30 kg/m2.

Prostate Cancer Risk Lower in Men With Prostate Atrophy

Prostate Cancer Risk Lower in Men With Prostate Atrophy

Prostate atrophy in more cores also was associated with lower risks of low- and high-grade disease.

New Prostate Cancer Grading System Validated

New Prostate Cancer Grading System Validated

Proposed 5-tiered system found to predict the risk of prostate cancer-specific mortality.

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Simply Sitting Less Can Help Pts Reach Fitness Goals

Simply Sitting Less Can Help Pts Reach Fitness Goals

The total fitness plan includes strategies to reduce sedentary time through increases in physical activity among men.

Alcohol Abuse Ups Risk of MI, Heart Failure, AFib

Alcohol Abuse Ups Risk of MI, Heart Failure, AFib

Those without traditional cardiovascular risk factors are disproportionately prone to these cardiac diseases in the setting of alcohol abuse.

Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Only a quarter of men receiving injections of BoNT-A comply with the treatment long-term.

Genital HPV Prevalent in Men

Genital HPV Prevalent in Men

The lowest prevalence of HPV among men was 28.9% for those aged 18 to 22, which increased to 46.5% in men aged 23 to 27.

Report Id's Medical Benefits, Harms of Cannabis Products

Report Id's Medical Benefits, Harms of Cannabis Products

Oral cannabis-derived drugs can ease chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, and oral cannabinoids can effectively treat spasms from multiple sclerosis.

Weekend Warriors Also Enjoy Lower Risks of Early Death

Weekend Warriors Also Enjoy Lower Risks of Early Death

The researchers found that weekend warriors had a 30% lower all-cause mortality risk, while regular exercisers had a 35% lower risk.

Participation in Specific Sports Tied to Significant Health Benefits

Participation in Specific Sports Tied to Significant Health Benefits

The findings indicate that it's not only how much and how often, but also what type of exercise you do that seems to make the difference.

Moderate Alcohol Can Trigger Atrial Fibrillation

Moderate Alcohol Can Trigger Atrial Fibrillation

People with an irregular heartbeat should probably drink no more than 1 alcoholic drink per day with 2 alcohol-free days a week.

Study Supports Smoking Cessation for Smokers of Any Age

Study Supports Smoking Cessation for Smokers of Any Age

Younger age at initiation was associated with increased risk of mortality, highlighting the importance of youth and early-adult smoking on lifetime mortality risk.

AMA Project May Help Curb Opioid Epidemic

AMA Project May Help Curb Opioid Epidemic

Organizations such as Providers' Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies can help physicians aid in the treatment of opioid patients.

Men's Health Update Simply Sitting Less Can Help Pts Reach Fitness Goals

Simply Sitting Less Can Help Pts Reach Fitness Goals

The total fitness plan includes strategies to reduce sedentary time through increases in physical activity among men.

Men's Health Update Alcohol Abuse Ups Risk of MI, Heart Failure, AFib

Alcohol Abuse Ups Risk of MI, Heart Failure, AFib

Those without traditional cardiovascular risk factors are disproportionately prone to these cardiac diseases in the setting of alcohol abuse.

Men's Health Update Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Long-Term BoNT-A Therapy Compliance Low Among Men

Only a quarter of men receiving injections of BoNT-A comply with the treatment long-term.

Men's Health Update Genital HPV Prevalent in Men

Genital HPV Prevalent in Men

The lowest prevalence of HPV among men was 28.9% for those aged 18 to 22, which increased to 46.5% in men aged 23 to 27.

Men's Health Update Report Id's Medical Benefits, Harms of Cannabis Products

Report Id's Medical Benefits, Harms of Cannabis Products

Oral cannabis-derived drugs can ease chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, and oral cannabinoids can effectively treat spasms from multiple sclerosis.

Men's Health Update Weekend Warriors Also Enjoy Lower Risks of Early Death

Weekend Warriors Also Enjoy Lower Risks of Early Death

The researchers found that weekend warriors had a 30% lower all-cause mortality risk, while regular exercisers had a 35% lower risk.

Men's Health Update Participation in Specific Sports Tied to Significant Health Benefits

Participation in Specific Sports Tied to Significant Health Benefits

The findings indicate that it's not only how much and how often, but also what type of exercise you do that seems to make the difference.

Men's Health Update Moderate Alcohol Can Trigger Atrial Fibrillation

Moderate Alcohol Can Trigger Atrial Fibrillation

People with an irregular heartbeat should probably drink no more than 1 alcoholic drink per day with 2 alcohol-free days a week.

Men's Health Update Study Supports Smoking Cessation for Smokers of Any Age

Study Supports Smoking Cessation for Smokers of Any Age

Younger age at initiation was associated with increased risk of mortality, highlighting the importance of youth and early-adult smoking on lifetime mortality risk.

Men's Health Update AMA Project May Help Curb Opioid Epidemic

AMA Project May Help Curb Opioid Epidemic

Organizations such as Providers' Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies can help physicians aid in the treatment of opioid patients.

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