MALE INFERTILITY IS ON THE RISE, EXPERTS SAY. HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW.

Technically, male infertility is defined simply as the inability to fertilize a female egg. Still, a man who gets the diagnosis could be experiencing a range of problems, Jeff Foster, a physician specializing in men’s health, tells Inverse. Foster is also the author of Man Alive: The Health Problems of Men and How to Fix Them and spoke to Inverse aboutContinue reading “MALE INFERTILITY IS ON THE RISE, EXPERTS SAY. HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW.”

Grave Digger and Minister Urges Men To Get Tested

Darrell Robinson serves his neighbors in Grenada County, Mississippi, on multiple levels: as a member of the county board of supervisors, as a minister and in his daily job as a grave digger.  From the cemetery, he meets with families to pick out burial plots for loved ones. He hears stories about his neighbors, includingContinue reading “Grave Digger and Minister Urges Men To Get Tested”

The Shame of Male Domestic Abuse

Do you know how many men face domestic abuse in America? While the numbers aren’t as high as those reported by women, they were much higher than Charles and Dr. Poulter anticipated. Countless men have lived with abusive female and male intimate partners. Some of these victims were aware of the abuse and could notContinue reading “The Shame of Male Domestic Abuse”

Do you enjoy spending time in nature?

The benefits of being in nature abound. When we get closer to it – be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree – we do our brains and bodies a favor. This is true for all ages and walks of life; the outdoors offers one of the most reliable boosts to our mental and physical well-being. In fact, studies showContinue reading “Do you enjoy spending time in nature?”

Men, You Don’t have to ‘Pump Iron’ to Be Fit — But Find Time for Exercise

Men are well known for putting off regular medical checkups — and they’re also known for coming up with excuses for not staying in shape. Exercise and getting screened for certain medical conditions are both critical. Exercise, of course, require putting aside more time — about 30 minutes a day for aerobics or strength training.Continue reading “Men, You Don’t have to ‘Pump Iron’ to Be Fit — But Find Time for Exercise”

Want children? Don’t get baked!

A new study by a Tulane University researcher suggests that regular marijuana use can cause fertility problems in men. “This is one of the first studies that show a decline in sperm quality in current and past marijuana smokers, compared to non-smokers,” said the study’s lead author, Tulane assistant professor of urology Dr. Omer A.Continue reading “Want children? Don’t get baked!”

Kenyan Man Comes To Terms With Mental Health And Manhood

For 12 years, Edwin Mburu battled with alcohol addiction. His first sip was in 2003 soon after finishing his Form Four from Murang’a High School – just for fun. For a dozen years later, the alcohol became the regimen he could not do without. Without it, he felt hopeless and empty. Relatives and friends couldContinue reading “Kenyan Man Comes To Terms With Mental Health And Manhood”

Stem Cell Research Used For Erectile Dysfunction

Results from a new study on stem cell therapy for erectile dysfunction (ED) show promise, says co-author Dr. Ernst von Schwarz. The study, “Intracavernous Injection of Stem Cell-Derived Bioactive Molecules for Erectile Dysfunction — a pilot phase non-randomized controlled trial,” was published Aug. 10, 2021, in Journal of Men’s Health.  “This is the largest study ever performed testing allogenic stemContinue reading “Stem Cell Research Used For Erectile Dysfunction”