Men’s Health

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Time to give the dreaded digital rectal examination the finger

2016-09-15T11:34:55+00:00

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] An evidence review and screening trial found that in most cases, it is time to abandon the digital rectal exam (DRE) if a prostate specific antigen (PSA) test is done. ‘When PSA testing is used, the DRE rarely assists in diagnosing significant disease … [and] should be abandoned in common clinical practice,’ said study author Dr Ryan Terlecki of Wake Forest School of Medicine. The dreaded finger exam to check for prostate cancer used to be a mainstay of check-ups for older men. With its value now in question, some doctors [...]

Time to give the dreaded digital rectal examination the finger 2016-09-15T11:34:55+00:00

6 Expert Tips to Overcome Mental Stress at Work

2016-06-19T09:44:57+00:00

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] Everyone goes through high and low phases at work at some point of time or the other. But sometimes, work stress escalates to such a level that it tends to interfere with one's general well-being. This often affects the efficiency and productivity at work. Interpersonal relations are also likely to get troubled due to this. Some common issues faced at work include: Lack of job satisfaction, Monotonous nature of work: job is not interesting or challenging anymore Lack of autonomy at work Workplace politics Promotions and growth is not adequately satisfying, [...]

6 Expert Tips to Overcome Mental Stress at Work 2016-06-19T09:44:57+00:00

Low Testosterone Is A Common Men’s Health Concern

2016-06-18T11:56:33+00:00

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] This week marks the 23rd annual observance of Men’s Health Week. First designated in 1994 and observed the week leading up to and including Father’s Day, the focus of Men’s Health Week is to encourage men to get regular check-ups and seek medical advice to prevent health problems and promote early detection of diseases in men of all ages. Low testosterone, or low T, is a common worry for men as they grow older. Testosterone levels fluctuate during a man’s lifetime. Peaking during adolescence and early adulthood when males develop facial [...]

Low Testosterone Is A Common Men’s Health Concern 2016-06-18T11:56:33+00:00