Low Testosterone Increases Women's Urinary Incontinence Risk

Low Testosterone Increases Women's Urinary Incontinence Risk

BOSTON—Low serum testosterone in women increase the likelihood of stress and mixed urinary incontinence, study findings presented at the American Urological Association 2017...

Conversations with Cancer Survivors: Justin Birckbichler

Conversations with Cancer Survivors: Justin Birckbichler

Welcome to a new Q&A series at 15-40 Connection, Conversations with Cancer Survivors, aimed at finding new ways to teach people how to detect cancer early and ways to navigate...

My journey tackling testicular cancer

My journey tackling testicular cancer

I started writing for the Adver in May; three days later, I was diagnosed with testicular cancer. I had known that something was wrong – I had a badly and uncomfortably swollen...

Men urged to check themselves for signs of cancer

Men urged to check themselves for signs of cancer

TESTICULAR cancer may account for just one per cent of all cancers in men but it still means that around 2,200 men are diagnosed with it each year in the UK. It also tends to...

Teacher wants to 'get the ball rolling' about testicular cancer awareness

Teacher wants to 'get the ball rolling' about testicular cancer awareness

TESTICULAR CANCER AWARENESS IS HIS MISSION Teacher wants to 'get the ball rolling' about testicular cancer awareness Since his diagnosis with testicular cancer, Justin...

Hypogonadism Ups MetS Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

Hypogonadism Ups MetS Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

Hypogonadism in testicular cancer survivors (TCS) is associated with an increased likelihood of risk factors for cardiovascular disease and metabolic syndrome (MetS) compared...

Five Ways to Talk About Testicular Health, From a Testicular Cancer Survivor

Five Ways to Talk About Testicular Health, From a Testicular Cancer Survivor

The topic of testicles can be considered impolite, even if it’s coming from a place of education. One of the primary goals of my blog is to get these “private” conversations out...

How to check for testicular cancer this Movember

How to check for testicular cancer this Movember

It’s that time of year again, when thousands of usually clean-shaven men sprout moustaches. It might make us feel like we’ve stepped back into a 1970s timewarp, but it’s worth...

Testosterone Therapy May Be Safe for Prostate Cancer Patients

Testosterone Therapy May Be Safe for Prostate Cancer Patients

Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) is not associated with an increased risk of cancer-specific or all-cause mortality in patients with prostate cancer (PCa), according to a...

Testosterone Often Initiated in Men With Normal Levels

Testosterone Often Initiated in Men With Normal Levels

Testosterone testing and supplementation have increased substantially over the last decade, with many men in the United States initiating treatment even though they have normal...

Testosterone May Ease Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Hypogonadal Men

Testosterone May Ease Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Hypogonadal Men

RLINGTON, Va.—Normalization of testosterone (T) levels improved Crohn's disease in hypogonadal men in a prospective, observational registry study, researchers reported at the...

Testicular Cancer and a Ballsy Sense of Tumor - Brilliant or Insane

Testicular Cancer and a Ballsy Sense of Tumor - Brilliant or Insane

635 Shares One of the smartest and coolest young teachers I know recently discovered he has testicular cancer. You may be thinking there’s nothing funny about cancer, and you’re...