Many Manly Men Avoid Needed Health Care

THURSDAY, April 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Macho men are less likely than women to visit a doctor, and more likely to request male physicians when they do make an appointment, researchers say.

Could Certain Fatty Foods Be Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?

FRIDAY, April 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- What men eat -- particularly fatty meats and cheese -- may affect how quickly their prostate cancer progresses, a new study suggests.

Regular Exercise May Boost Prostate Cancer Survival

MONDAY, April 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Sticking to a moderate or intense exercise regimen may improve a man's odds of surviving prostate cancer, a new study suggests.

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression

MONDAY, April 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Older men who receive testosterone-suppressing therapy for prostate cancer may be at increased risk of developing depression, a new, large study suggests.

Happy Marriage May Prompt Men to Get Colonoscopy: Study

THURSDAY, April 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Older men are more likely to get a colonoscopy to screen for colon cancer if they're happily married and have a highly educated wife, according to a new study.

High-Dose Radiation May Be No Better for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

WEDNESDAY, April 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Higher doses of radiation may not benefit low-risk prostate cancer patients, a new review suggests.

New Prostate Technique May Help Men's Nighttime Urination

MONDAY, April 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Waking often in the night to urinate is a common problem among men who have an enlarged prostate, but an innovative new treatment has shown some promise in easing the problem, researchers are reporting.

Scientists Spot 'Switch' That Helps Sperm Penetrate Egg

TUESDAY, March 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The "switch" that triggers the sudden tail whip that sperm use to penetrate and fertilize an egg has been pinpointed by researchers.

Men, Avoid Impotence Drugs Before Surgery

MONDAY, March 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Men should not take erectile dysfunction drugs such as Viagra and Cialis just before surgery, experts say.

Many Men Have Body Image Issues, Too

FRIDAY, March 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women aren't the only ones at risk of worrying about their looks: A new study finds many men also fret about their physique, especially gay men.