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Low T May Worsen Heart Risks in Men With Diabetes

Diabetes and low testosterone may each increase the risk of heart disease. Having both may push that risk even higher.

Experts Recommended Against Testosterone Therapy for Healthy Women

When a woman hits menopause, her hormone levels may change substantially. In some cases, menopausal women may need hormone therapy. Today, the Endocrine Society issued its clinical guidelines for androgen therapy in women.

Recommendations to Reduce STDs Focus on Teens, At-Risk Adults

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) continue to be a major health concern. New recommendations call for more measures to address this problem.

FDA Approves Rx for Erectile Dysfunction

Some medications for erectile dysfunction (ED) like Viagra can take up to an hour to begin working before sex. But the Us Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new medicine Thursday that can act in 15 minutes.

Erectile Dysfunction Was Common in Men With Gout

While anyone can develop gout, a type of arthritis, the condition is more common in men than women. And it seems that gout may be linked to a problem only men can experience.

Marijuana Might Alter Men's Sperm

The effects of smoking marijuana are under careful scrutiny these days. One finding may make young men considering a family think twice before lighting up.

Infertility Linked to Early Death in Men

Infertility problems in men may be a sign of more serious underlying conditions. And according to a recent study, men's semen might provide signs of their overall health.

Cialis Falls Short in Preventing ED after Radiotherapy

Prostate cancer treatment is a common cause of erectile dysfunction (ED). A new study set out to see if tadalafil (Cialis, Adcirca) could prevent this post-treatment ED.

Cholesterol Rx May Give Men's Love Life a Lift

For older men with narrowing of arteries or other heart health risk factors, statins may be prescribed to lower cholesterol. The medication may add an unexpected boost in the bedroom as well.

FDA Warns of Erections from Methylphenidate Use

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about a serious potential side effect of methylphenidate products (e.g. Ritalin, Concerta, and Daytrana) used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).