Skip to content
Americans are living longer than their ancestors, but women still
outlive men by an average of five years, due to many biological,
behavioral, and social factors. Making healthier lifestyle
choices can help men live longer.
Stem cells are undifferentiated, or unspecialized, cells that are
able to renew and regenerate themselves through the process of
cell division. Two prostate diseases, prostate cancer and benign
prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) are both characterized by abnormal
cell growth. Researchers are just beginning to investigate what
role, if any, stem cells may play in the development of these
Studies show that external heat generated by electrical devices
such as laptops, car seat warmer or even prolonged sitting,
produce a significant increase in scrotal temperatures. Men who
are having fertility problems would be wise to avoid conditions
that might boost their testicular temperatures.
I've had gout for many years. I used to take Zyloprim without any
problems, but I just had a severe allergic reaction, so my doctor
switched me to Benemid. I'm doing okay, but the drug sometimes
upsets my stomach. Do you have any suggestions?
At age 74, I can have erections, both with and without Levitra,
but I have increasing difficulty achieving ejaculation. I assume
this is related to ED and age, but wonder whether there is a
solution. I don't drink or have diabetes.