|What it means if you feel a lump on your balls|
One of the biggest risk factors for testicular cancer is having an undescended testicle—a condition where your testicle fails to move down your scrotum before birth. This affects about 4 percent of boys born in the U.S., according to a Geisinger ...
Yahoo Lifestyle - Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:11
|Sensitive subject: Manu Ginobili isn't first athlete felled by low blow|
Felix Pie, Chicago Cubs: The center fielder was forced to undergo surgery in 2008 after suffering from testicular torsion (a twisted testicle). He was able to play through it at first after having the problem reduced manually but needed corrective ...
ESPN - Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:06
|Something bad has happened to Manu Ginobili's testicles, and he is out for a month|
SB Nation - Thu, 04 Feb 2016 13:55
|Estrogen may weaken flu virus in women|
A new study may explain why flu appears to hit men harder than women. Researchers who tested various forms of the female sex hormone estrogen - which is also present in men - on nasal cells from men and women, found the compounds reduced virus ...
Medical News Today - Wed, 13 Jan 2016 03:20
|Doctor's Orders: Have the Balls to Visit a Urologist|
While most testicular lumps are caused by an injury, they can also indicate a varicocele, hydrocele, epididymal cyst, testicular torsion, or testicular cancer. If it is testicular cancer, do not panic. With detected early, testicular cancer is highly ...
Observer - Mon, 01 Feb 2016 08:03
|Asthma linked to increased risk of shingles|
In their lifetime, around one third of Americans contract shingles or herpes zoster, a common virus with potentially serious consequences. Now, a new study finds that having asthma may increase the risk of developing shingles. older man coughing
Medical News Today - Tue, 29 Dec 2015 03:06
|How dogs can recognize human emotions|
Calling all dog owners: does your four-legged friend seem to know when you are feeling sad, happy or angry? If so, a new study may explain why; dogs recognize human emotions by drawing on different sensory information - an ability that, until now, has ...
Medical News Today - Wed, 13 Jan 2016 01:06
|Are anxious people better equipped to handle danger?|
Anxiety disorders involve excessive and unrealistic worry about everyday tasks or events and can interfere with daily activities, including work and relationships. A new study, however, investigates the potential neurological upsides to anxiety. Woman ...
Medical News Today - Tue, 29 Dec 2015 08:03
|Alzheimer's treatment clue found in brain inflammation|
Until recently, scientists thought Alzheimer's disease disturbed the immune system - but a new study of mice adds to mounting evidence that it could be inflammation in the brain that drives Alzheimer's. It suggests blocking a protein that regulates ...
Medical News Today - Fri, 08 Jan 2016 03:23