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Men's Health (cont.)

Helpful Reading on Men's Conditions


Basic Problems That Cause Death and Disability in Men References

CDC.gov. Leading Causes of Death in Males United States, 2006.
<http://www.cdc.gov/men/lcod/index.htm>

CDC.gov. Pneumococcal Disease In-Short.
<http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/pneumo/in-short-both.htm>

CDC.gov. Life expectancy at birth, at 65 years of age, and at 75 years of age, by race and sex: United States, selected years 1900-2007.
<http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/hus/hus2009tables/Table024.pdf>

CDC.gov. Lung Cancer Risk Factors.
<http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/lung/basic_info/risk_factors.htm>

National Kidney Foundation.org. Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD).
<http://www.kidney.org/kidneydisease/ckd/index.cfm>

Prostate References

MedTerms.com. Prostate gland.
<http://www.emedicinehealth.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=5073>

MedscapeReference.com. Prostate Cancer.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1967731-overview>

MedicineNet.com. Benign Prostate Hyperplasia.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/benign_prostatic_hyperplasia/article.htm>

Cancer.gov. General Information About Prostate Cancer.
<http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/prostate/Patient/page1>

Circumcision References

MedicineNet.com. Circumcision the Surgical Procedure.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/circumcision_the_surgical_procedure/article.htm>

MedicineNet.com. Circumcision The Medical Pros and Cons.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/circumcision_the_medical_pros_and_cons/page5.htm>

Male Sexual Development References

MedicineNet.com. Puberty.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/puberty/article.htm>

Erectile Dysfunction References

MedscapeReference.com. Erectile Dysfunction.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/444220-overview#a0101>

MedscapeReference.com. Physiology of Erectile Dysfunction.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1980364-overview>

MedscapeReference.com. History Taking in the Erectile Dysfunction Patient.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1980342-overview>

Low Testosterone References

MedicineNet.com. Low Testosterone (Low T)
<http://www.medicinenet.com/low_testosterone/article.htm>

WebMD.com. How Low Testosterone Can Affect Your Sex Drive.
<http://men.webmd.com/how-low-testosterone-can-affect-your-sex-drive>

National Institutes of Health. X-Plain Low Testosterone Reference Summary.
<http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/lowtestosterone/ur189102.pdf>

Synonyms and Keywords

men's health and wellness, prostate health, prostate problem symptoms, male impotence, male sexual health, men's fitness, stress, depression in men, low testosterone, erectile dysfunction, ED, low T, men's conditions, healthy men, men's information

Author and Editor

Author: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

Medical Editor: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP

REFERENCES:

CDC.gov.. Sleep and Sleep Disorders.

CDC.gov. Health Effects of Cigarette Smoking.

ChooseMyPlate.gov.

healthfinder.gov. Men: Take Charge of Your Health.

MedlinePlus.gov. Men's Health.

MedicineNet.com. Healthy Living.

United States. National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. Healthy Eating Plan.

WebMD.com. Smoking and Heart Disease.


Last Editorial Review: 10/26/2011 7:56:57 PM

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