Dr. David B. Samadi health blog

What is hypogonadism and how do you know if you have it?

This condition occurs when the testes do not produce normal levels of testosterone

Dr. David B. Samadi health blog

Is your diet weakening your bones?

To reduce the risk of osteoporosis, you should avoid eating and drinking these seven things

Dr. David B. Samadi health blog

10 testicular cancer symptoms not to be ignored

Being aware of the early signs is the best way to catch the disease and increase the likelihood of a full recovery

Dr. David B. Samadi health blog

The busy life of the prostate gland

The prostate is responsible for producing the fluid that makes up semen, filtering sperm and maintaining an erection

Health

What you need to know about testicular implants

Whether from injury or testicular cancer, losing a testicle can be traumatic for men of all ages

Health

Five things men need to know about BPH

Three-quarters of all men will experience the condition by the time they reach the age of 75

Health

What young men need to know about prostate cancer

The number of men under 50 diagnosed with prostate cancer has increased 600% in the last 20 years

HEALTH

Why the outlook for prostate cancer patients has never been so positive

Recent discoveries in risk reduction, screening, imaging and treatment have increased the chances men can beat the disease

HEALTH

Why men need to lose their belly fat now

Visceral fat around the stomach can put a man at risk of chronic health disease

HEALTH

Five ways to stay healthy during cancer treatment

Focusing on your physical and mental well-being is an important way to deal with the uncertainty that comes with a diagnosis

Men’s health

Why erectile dysfunction can increase the risk of heart disease

Men who have vascular-related impotence are twice as likely to suffer a heart attack, stroke or sudden cardiac death

Health

Three signs you may already have osteoporosis

Despite the fact that it has few symptoms, there are still ways to check whether you are suffering from the bone disease

Men’s health

Seven ways to protect your prostate

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help reduce the risk of cancer

Health

Eight ways that you can improve your bladder control

The problem of urinary incontinence affects around 25 million Americans, but these issues can often be fixed by making some simple lifestyle changes

Stress relief

Twelve strategies men can use to reduce stress

In our fast-paced times, tension and strain can often lead to chronic health conditions in men, including heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and cancer

Health

Eight interesting facts about your liver

The body’s second-largest organ is a metabolic powerhouse but how much do you know about its many functions?

FERTILITY

Having trouble conceiving? This condition could be to blame

Varicocele affects up to three million men a year and has been linked to male infertility

Men's health

Should men worry about retrograde ejaculation?

This condition occurs when semen travels into the bladder instead of exiting out the penis

Health

How exercise can help you manage diabetes

Regular physical exercise can reduce the risk of complications associated with the disease

MEN’S HEALTH

Six mistakes men need to avoid to ensure a healthy life

From slapping on sunscreen to having regular check-ups, there are many simple ways a man can protect his health

MEN’S HEALTH

Six mistakes men need to avoid to ensure a healthy life

From slapping on sunscreen to having regular check-ups, there are many simple ways a man can protect his health

Sexual health

Not having sex? Seven surprising ways your health can be affected

Long bouts of celibacy can increase the risk of prostate cancer in men and have a negative effect on mood

Medical advice

What to expect from a cystoscopy

The purpose of the procedure is to diagnose, monitor and treat conditions affecting the bladder and urethra

WELLBEING

Five health indicators everyone needs to check

Knowing these numbers can help you lead a healthier and longer life

Health

Six surprising ways diabetes may affect your skin

To avoid serious consequences and complications, those with the disease need to be aware of certain conditions that could be associated with it

MEN’S HEALTH

From surgery to beam radiation: How prostate cancer is treated by stage

A doctor will take into account factors such as age, overall health, and life expectancy before choosing which course of action to take

Men's Health

Why metabolic syndrome may trigger benign prostatic hyperplasia

It is widely acknowledged by physicians that metabolic syndrome is a major health concern