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Treating Prostatitis Effectively: A Challenge for Clinicians 4/18/2014

Prostatitis (inflammation of the prostate gland), which occurs in 5% to 9% of males aged 18 years and older, most often develops in middle age.1

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Low Testosterone 10/18/2013

Insufficient testosterone production by the testes is a normal part of aging, but it can also be caused by some health conditions.


Male Osteoporosis: An Overview 9/18/2013

Decreased testosterone levels are a primary cause of low bone density in men.


Testosterone 1 mg Troches 7/18/2012

This preparation may be used to treat hormonal problems in both men and women.

Male Infertility: An Overview of the Causes and Treatments 6/20/2012

The pharmacist can identify medications affecting fertility and counsel patients on treatment.

Testosterone Deficiency 6/20/2012

Low testosterone concentrations affect approximately 4 million men in the United States, and testosterone replacement therapy in aging men is widespread and on the increase.

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and the Medication Management of Associated Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms 6/20/2011

Serious complications can occur if this common benign tumor goes untreated.



Warnings Recommended on Class of Prostate Cancer Drugs 12/17/2010



Male Hypogonadism: A Review of the Disease and Its Treatment 6/17/2010

Longer life expectancy and the higher prevalence of obesity and type 2 diabetes may explain the trend toward an increased incidence of this disorder. 

Me Tarzan, You Jane…You Healthier 2/19/2010

While male chauvinism may persist, men might have to give up the self-centered title of the "stronger sex"…at least when it comes to their health.

FDA Approves Gardasil for Genital Warts in Men and Boys 11/19/2009



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A Review of Testicular Cancer 8/20/2009

The incidence of testicular cancer is relatively low in the United States.

Amyloidosis: Interference With Organ Structure and Function 8/20/2009

This disorder is more common in men and in people over 40 years of age.

Incidence and Prevalence of Prostate Cancer 8/20/2009

Among men, prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer and the third leading cause of cancer death, according to the National Cancer Institute.

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Prostate Cancer: Updates in Pharmacotherapy 8/20/2009

The primary site of cancer among men is the prostate, accounting for 25% of cancer cases in males.

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Prostatitis 8/20/2009

It is important to correctly diagnose this condition because effective treatment depends on knowing the type of prostatitis present.


Recent Developments in Birth Control and STD Prevention for Men 8/20/2009

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Solutions to Male Infertility 8/20/2009

Many of the causes of this condition can be treated surgically and/or medically.


Prostate Cancer May Cause Neglect of Other Diseases 2/20/2009



Male Breast Cancer 10/17/2008

ABSTRACT: Male breast cancer is an uncommon but potentially deadly disorder.

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Erectile Dysfunction: Beyond the Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors 8/19/2008

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for satisfactory sexual performance.

Prevalence of Selected Health Problems in Men 8/19/2008

The CDC's 2006 National Health Interview Survey examined selected health measures in adult males.

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Treatment Options for Androgenic Alopecia 8/19/2008

A ndrogenic alopecia, or male pattern baldness, is the most common form of alopecia, occurring in more than 50% of men.

Prevention and Treatment of Hair Loss in Men 8/19/2008

Human hair carries many connotations.

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Inguinal Hernia 8/14/2008

A hernia is a bulging of connective tissue (fascia) through a weak area or tear in the wall of muscle that holds the intestines in place.

Drug Combination Slows Prostate Cancer Growth 7/18/2008

Attendees at a meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research learned that while the results of a study conducted at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ, showed that atorva­ statin (Lipitor) and celecoxib (Celebrex) individually slowed tumor progression from androgen-dependent to androgen-independent status, the two drugs combined had additive growth-inhibiting activity compared with either drug alone.

Supplements for Prostate Health 3/20/2008

By the age of 70, nearly 80% of men have benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), a prostate condition that can cause a variety of bothersome urinary symptoms.

Obesity May Skew PSA Results 2/20/2008

A blood test for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels remains a key diagnostic tool in the diagnosis of prostate cancer.

Hair Loss Goes Up in Smoke 12/20/2007

Add hair loss to the lengthy list of adverse medical conditions caused by smoking.

Hormonal Therapies in Breast and Prostate Cancers 10/18/2007

ABSTRACT: In the United States, breast cancer and prostate cancer are the most common types of cancer diagnosed in women and men, respectively.

Gynecomastia 8/20/2007

Gynecomastia refers to breast enlargement in males.

Male Osteoporosis 8/20/2007

Osteoporosis, known as the silent disease , can occur in all patients once their bones become thin and weak.

Causes of Death in Men 8/20/2007

According to the CDC's 2003 mortality statistics, the top two causes of death--heart diseases and cancers--accounted for 51% of all deaths, compared with 59% in 1980.

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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 8/14/2007

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a term that refers to an enlargement of the prostate gland in older men, a condition that can cause a variety of urinary tract symptoms.

Prostate Cancer: Focus on Therapeutic Vaccines 7/13/2007

ABSTRACT: Therapeutic cancer vaccines differ from traditional vaccines in that they are only given to patients who already have cancer, with the goal of decreasing the spread of the disease and prolonging survival.

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