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Testosterone levels can affect many areas of your life. Select testosterone if you are concerned about:

  • muscle strength
  • sex drive
  • sperm production

Sexual medicine promotes sexuality and disease awareness and prevention. Sexual disorders in men include:

  • sexual desire disorders
  • premature ejaculation
  • erectile dysfunction
  • priapism (prolonged erection)

Heart disease is the number one killer of men. Select this section if you are concerned about:

  • high blood pressure
  • cholesterol
  • making healthy lifestyle choices
  • heart attack and stroke risks

The prostate helps control the flow of urine and produces semen. Diseases that can affect the prostate are:

  • prostate cancer
  • benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • prostate infection (prostatitis)

Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in males aged 15–34.

Select this section for more information on testicular cancer causes, treatments and therapies.

Our bones lose density as we age. Osteoporosis can be attributed to:

  • decreased bone mass
  • changes in levels of testosterone and estrogen
  • some prescription medicines
  • poor diet, lack of exercise, and other lifestyle choices

Healthy living means promoting mental health as well as physical. Learn more about stresses and challenges that men of all ages face.

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Men are 40% more likely to die from cancer than women.

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Testicular Health

When was the last time you felt your testicles?

Even though testicular cancer is rare in teenage guys -- it generally affects men between the ages of 15 to 35.  It is important for you to become familiar with the normal size and shape of your testicles so you are alert to anything that may feel abnormal in the future. 

What are you waiting for?  Grab your “boys” and feel around for anything unusual.

Some things to know:

  • The first sign of testicular cancer is commonly a little (pea-sized) lump on the testis.
  • Other signs include enlargement of a testicle, a dull ache in the groin, lower stomach or scrotum.
  • Cycling or other similar sports does not lead to testicular cancer.
  • One testicle is generally larger than the other—this is normal.
  • Lumps or swelling may not be cancer, however if you feel anything odd or abnormal, you should contact your doctor.  If caught early, testicular cancer is most often curable.

 

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