Men's Health in the News

Too Much Sitting May Be Harmful for Older Women

01/17/2014 - 12-year study of 93,000 women found higher risk of early death for least active

Health Tip: Don't Think of Exercise as a Chore

01/09/2014 - Engage in activities that you enjoy

Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later

01/08/2014 - Swedish study found link between aerobic fitness at 18 and lowered heart attack risk in middle age

Get Fit Before You Hit the Slopes

01/03/2014 - Endurance training cuts chances of falls, injuries, sports medicine doc says

1 in 6 Fathers Doesn't Live With His Kids: CDC

12/20/2013 - But researchers say living with children doesn't always mean dads are involved

Health Tip: Stay Fit in Your 30s

11/22/2013 - And avoid risk factors for heart attack and stroke

Kids Worldwide Getting Less Heart Fit, Research Shows

11/19/2013 - Large study of running fitness in recent decades found today's children are much slower

Could Elite Athletes Have Lower Risk for Diabetes?

11/18/2013 - Small study of Finnish men found protective effect, especially with endurance sports

Fitness Linked to Lower Heart Attack Risk in Heart Disease Patients

11/18/2013 - Early study also found survival odds rose with exercise capacity

Working Moms Spend More Time Parenting Than Dads: Study

11/15/2013 - But fathers also 'highly involved' with their babies, researchers say

Can Marathons Temporarily Hurt the Heart?

10/31/2013 - Small study found cardiac changes, but they were reversible and less likely with proper training

U.S. Panel Rejects Blood Pressure Screening for Kids, Teens

10/07/2013 - Despite calls for routine testing, task force finds lack of evidence it would help

2 Questions May Reveal Seniors' Impending Decline, Study Says

09/17/2013 - Inability to climb steps seen as one red flag

College Football Players Seem to Grow Bigger and Stronger, But Not Faster

09/12/2013 - Study of NCAA athletes found speed, jumping power changed little over 4-year careers

Smaller Testicles, Bigger Parenting Role, Study Suggests

09/09/2013 - Researchers explore why some dads are more nurturing

Vigorous Exercise May Lessen Young Men's Risk of Epilepsy

09/04/2013 - Those with high fitness level 79 percent less likely to be diagnosed with disorder later in life, study suggests

Kidney Disease Patients Can Benefit From Exercise: Study

08/22/2013 - Program created specifically for people with multiple health issues was safe, boosted fitness

New Dads' Interest in Sex Often Drops After Childbirth: Study

08/01/2013 - They're also stressed and tired, survey finds

Overnight Separation From Mother Linked to Weaker Infant Bond

07/26/2013 - With joint custody common, study findings matter, researcher says

Breathalyzer Device Tells You When Your Workout Is Burning Fat

07/25/2013 - Paired with smartphone, prototype device helps gauge weight-loss success, developers say

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Getting speedy treatment after a stroke is vital. Your chances of recovery are much better if you are treated with clot-dissolving medication within three hours after a stroke occurs. A 2007 study by Columbia University in New York found that men appear to respond better to this treatment than women.