Men's health

Some health issues and medical conditions affect both sexes in the same way, others are different in men and women. Some only affect women or only affect men – such as menstruation or prostate problems. Here you will find topics related to men’s health and men’s bodies.

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  • Premature ejaculation

    Premature ejaculation

    Ejaculation is considered to be premature if "coming" too soon becomes a problem and affects a man’s sex life. Various treatment options are then ava...

  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm

    Abdominal aortic aneurysm

    An abdominal aortic aneurysm may arise if the wall of the aorta becomes less elastic, for example due to the normal aging process, smoking or high bl...

  • Hernias

    Hernias

    Most hernias occur when part of the bowel or peritoneum pushes through a gap in the abdominal wall. Inguinal (groin) hernias are the most common kind...

  • Phimosis

    Phimosis

    Nearly all boys are born with a foreskin that won’t pull back (phimosis). This protects the sensitive head of the penis from rubbing against things, ...

  • Infertility

    Infertility

    Not being able to have children is usually a source of great emotional turmoil. Men and women often take it for granted that they will be able to. Ma...

  • Varicoceles

    Varicoceles

    Infertility can be caused by various things. One possible cause is a varicose vein in the scrotum, also known as a varicocele. Varicoceles are quite ...