Some Men’s Issues

Some Men’s Issues Men are not so ready to talk about personal problems, either emotional or physical, but there are some men’s issues that need to be discussed with a doctor. A recent article reminds us of some problems unique to men that they may find embarrassing or difficult to discuss, but that it is important to take these issues up with the doctor for the sake of their health and quality of life. Some Men’s Issues The article mentions three main areas of concern that men need to be aware of and overcome their shyness in respect of seeing their doctor about these issues. They are described as:  “Your sex drive has taken a dip.  There are many things that can cause this.  One of them is low testosterone (test-AH-stir-ohn). “   “You have trouble urinating.  Here again there are several things that may cause this difficulty.  Prostate cancer could be one of them.  If you have the PSA (prostate specific antigen) test, realize only 1 in 4 men with high PSA levels have prostate cancer!”   “You think you might have erectile dysfunction (E.D).  Erectile dysfunction means that you have trouble getting and or maintaining an erection until the...