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Foods That Boost Testosterone

Foods That Boost Testosterone Here is a short video that details 10 foods that boost testosterone naturally. Testosterone is a steroid hormone and is found in birds, mammals and reptiles. In mammals, testosterone is secreted primarily in the testicles of males and the ovaries of females, although small amounts are also secreted by the adrenal glands. It is the principal male sex hormone and an anabolic steroid and is linked to male fertility, muscle mass, virility and drive. Foods That Boost Testosterone

About Prostate Cancer

About Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer involves a malignant tumor that grows on a man’s prostate gland, which is located right beneath a man’s bladder in his digestive system. A man’s chances of getting prostate cancer increases after he turns 40 and he will need to monitor his health more closely. If a man has a family history of prostate cancer he is at risk of developing the illness and African American men in particular are more likely to develop prostate […]

What Is BPA

What Is BPA What is BPA? BPA stands for bisphenol a, a chemical found in everyday items that acts like an artificial estrogen and can throw your hormones off balance. Recent research is now showing that the side effects of this chemical can be especially damaging for men. What Is BPA BPA has been linked to several physical and mental issues including breast cancer, prostate cancer, obesity, type 2 diabetes, kidney damage, heart damage and behavioral problems. However, more recently […]

Read about Thermobalancing

Read about Thermobalancing Benign prostate hypertrophy is a condition affecting at least one in three men after the age of about 55 and can have adverse effects on a man’s sex life, but a new, natural therapy may have the answer, and there are several articles where you can read about thermobalancing. An article here for example, explains that: “Benign prostate hypertrophy develops slowly as men get older, and impotence (also called erectile dysfunction, or ED) becomes more common, particularly […]

Whether you Should have Surgery for Prostate Cancer

 Whether you Should have Surgery for Prostate Cancer One of the problems with prostate cancer is that there is no easy way to tell if it’s going to progress very slowly or whether it may be aggressive and this leads to the dilemma of whether you should have surgery for prostate cancer in the early stages. A recent article suggests that for men over 65 surgery may not confer any real advantage in terms of life expectancy. The article says: […]

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 […]

The Dilemma of Prostate Screening

The Dilemma of Prostate Screening The early detection of cancers is extremely important, since in general it greatly enhances the chances of successful treatment, but the dilemma of prostate screening is that there is as yet no reliable screening test. Traditionally there has been the rectal digital examination which only gives an indication that the prostate is enlarged which it is in most men over 50 to some degree or other. Some doctors reckon they can tell whether the gland […]

7 Simple Ways on How to Feed Your Prostate

7 Simple Ways on How to Feed Your Prostate People obtain vitamins and minerals from the food they eat. However, this may not be the case as most food products today are highly processed so they don’t spoil right away before they are consumed. Due to the complex process they undergo, these foods are nutrient-deficit. For this reason, people are now turning to vitamin supplements. Natural supplements in liquid form are best absorbed by the body. Here is a list […]

Obesity and Prostate Health

Obesity and Prostate Health Over the past 40 years, the rate of obesity has been exploding in the United States. A massive 65% of adults in the US were classified as overweight or obese, with a body mass index over the accepted normal of 25. More disturbing is the 31% of children who are classified as overweight or obese. Since 40% of Americans do not exercise regularly, there seems to be little hope of this changing in the near future. […]