His Health

His Health2017-09-15T03:20:02+00:00

Beware of pancreatitis

Beware of pancreatitis Pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas) can be a serious, potentially life-threatening disease. Located behind the stomach, the pancreas produces chemicals called enzymes and [...]

Testicular cancer

Testicular cancer Testicular cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the testicles, the male reproductive glands (gonads) where sperm are produced. It's one of the most [...]

Male baldness

Male baldness Everybody sheds scalp hair every day. Most people lose between 50 and 100 hairs a day, which is considered normal hair loss. This is replaced [...]

Low testosterone in men

Low testosterone in men Testosterone is a steroid hormone which is made in the testes of males. But sometimes the testosterone levels decline due to certain conditions. [...]

Vasectomy: making an informed decision

Vasectomy: making an informed decision Details Last Updated on Sunday, 21 December 2014 21:53 Some men fear having a vasectomy because they equate it with castration. This [...]

Male circumcision controversy

Male circumcision controversy According to statistics just over half of South African men voluntarily undergo circumcision; 50% of them as part of traditional initiation ceremonies. The recent [...]

What every guy over 40 needs to know

Chances are you get your car tuned regularly, never skip an oil change, and keep it buffed and polished until it sparkles. But do you take such good care of [...]

Male menopause: fact or fiction?

Male menopause: fact or fiction? Is there really something called the male menopause or is it just your typical male mid-life crisis? Read on to find what [...]

Health symptoms men should never ignore

Health symptoms men should never ignore Men do not have the same relationship with doctors as women. They are less likely to consult a doctor when they [...]

Nutrient-dense foods for men

Nutrient-dense foods for men Men have specific nutrient requirements that differ, to some extent, from the nutrient requirements that women have. Adequate energy intake, as well as [...]