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(This is NOT advice or counsel from a certified and or medical expert or naturopathic. All information was found online or is from my personal experience and a doctor/naturopathic should be consulted for all medical questions and concerns.)

Men's Health & Medicine

Part 2 of 2 (Part 1: Women's Health & Medicine )
Girls and Boys are different and each have they're own set of instructions and care.

Girls and Boys are different and each have they're own set of instructions and care.


It's said that an estimated 10 million adult men age 20 years or older in the U.S. have diabetes, yet, almost one third of them don't know it. Diabetes can lead to serious complications such as heart disease, stroke, blindness, kidney disease and amputation.

High Cholesterol

Men over 45 are at higher risk of developing high cholesterol. Cholesterol levels tend to increase with age and acceptable total cholesterol levels can vary according to the ratio of bad cholesterol (LDLs) to good cholesterol (HDLs).

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Low Testosterone

Low testosterone affects approximately 4 to 5 million American men. However, it is estimated that only 5 percent of affected men currently receive testosterone replacement therapy.

Typical symptoms of low testosterone include:

  • Increased irritability or depression
  • Fatigue
  • Inability to concentrate
  • Reduced muscle mass and strength
  • Low sex drive and erectile dysfunction (ED)
  • Decreased bone density or osteoporosis
  • Increased body fat

A simple blood test conducted by a physician can determine if a man has low testosterone.

Prostate Cancer

One in six men in the U.S. will develop prostate cancer in the course of his lifetime. Prostate cancer accounts for over 30,000 deaths a year. Prostate cancer is often curable if detected and treated early, but detection can be challenging, as the disease can have few discernible symptoms in the early stages. At age 50, both the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test and digital rectal examination (DRE)should be conducted annually.

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According to: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) the chart shows the
nine leading causes of death in males for 2002.



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