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Where Can I Get Help For Mental Health?

Where Can I Get Help For Mental Health?

We live in an age of technological and medical advancements, where doctors can diagnose and cure diseases that would less than a century ago have wiped out millions. Our frontline GP’s are a gateway from which we can access cutting edge healthcare, for both our...

What Causes Erectile Dysfunction?

What Causes Erectile Dysfunction?

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough to have sex, and it is a surprisingly common disorder. Achieving an erection is quite a complex process as it involves multiple processes including the brain, hormones, nerves, muscles,...

Should I Check My Cholesterol Levels

Should I Check My Cholesterol Levels

‘People are being encouraged to know their cholesterol levels and blood pressure numbers as well as they know their bank Pin code - because it could save their life’ - BBC News 'Bad cholesterol' levels should be checked from the age of 25 - study’ - Guardian Newspaper...

How Can I Increase My Testosterone Levels?

How Can I Increase My Testosterone Levels?

Testosterone is a hormone that is responsible for many of the physical characteristics specific to males. It plays a key role in reproduction and the maintenance of bone and muscle strength. A normal testosterone level for you will depend on your gender, age and...

Most Common Disorders In Men

Most Common Disorders In Men

Mental health issues, cardiovascular diseases, strokes, dementia, bowel cancers, diabetes; which of these common disorders are seen more in men than women? If you guessed all of them, then sadly you would be correct. In fact, in most parts of the world, health...

The Evolutionary Advantages Of Decreasing Testosterone

The Evolutionary Advantages Of Decreasing Testosterone

Before we think about the advantages of decreasing testosterone, we should think about evolution as a whole. When we talk about evolution, we often picture the classic image of the ascendance of man from the primitive ape to the educated and upright Homosapien. Early...

What Is A Full Body Check Up?

What Is A Full Body Check Up?

Age 40 is generally considered a milestone when the risk of some health conditions, such as heart disease and stroke, increases. This makes the big 4-0 a perfect opportunity to take stock of your health. When people have demanding jobs, ageing parents, growing...

Testicular Cancer Symptoms

Testicular Cancer Symptoms

Testicular cancer is very rare; in the UK around 2,200 men are diagnosed with testicular cancer every year. That equates to 1 out of every 100 cancers (1%) diagnosed in men. Whilst medical professionals do not know what causes most testicular cancers, there are some...