Articles about testicular cancer


Straight from the Doctor's Mouth - My Cancer Diagnosis - Experts by Experience

Last updated: 12/04/2018

After the customary, “Drop your pants so I can examine you,” the urologist, who I knew for barely five minutes, looked me in the eye and continued, “So I am going to be straight...

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Low Testosterone Increases Women's Urinary Incontinence Risk

Last updated: 12/03/2018

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

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Conversations with Cancer Survivors: Justin Birckbichler

Last updated: 12/02/2018

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...

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My journey tackling testicular cancer

Last updated: 12/02/2018

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...

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Men urged to check themselves for signs of cancer

Last updated: 12/02/2018

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...

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

Last updated: 12/02/2018

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

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Hypogonadism Ups MetS Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

Last updated: 11/30/2018

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

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Low Testosterone Tied to Anemia Risk in Men With Type 2 Diabetes

Last updated: 11/30/2018

According to findings of a cross-sectional study presented at the AACE 2017 Annual Meeting, “low testosterone is associated with anemia among men with type 2 diabetes...

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

Last updated: 11/29/2018

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...

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How to check for testicular cancer this Movember

Last updated: 11/29/2018

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...

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