Tag Archives: Men

Men who have a difficult childhood have lower levels of male sex hormones

Men who grew up in challenging conditions like prevalence of infectious diseases or poor nutrition may have lower levels of testosterone — male sex hormone — in later life, says a study. The findings suggest that the differences may be linked to energy investment. For instance, in environments where people are more exposed to disease or poor nutrition, developing males ... Read More »

Why men tolerate stress incontinence for years before seeking treatment

Men often tolerate stress urinary incontinence (SUI) for more than two years before seeking medical help, says a new study. One third of patients also put up with it for more than five years, it added. SUI occurs when physical activity or exertion — cough, heavy lifting, exercise — causes the bladder to leak urine. The study, published in the ... Read More »

Turn to dairy for bone health: Milk, yoghurt, cheese boosts bone density among men

Turns out that higher intake of dairy products, including milk, yoghurt and cheese, is associated with higher volumetric bone mineral density and vertebral strength at the spine in men. A new study conducted by a group of researchers from Hebrew SeniorLife’s Institute for Aging Research (IFAR), Wageningen University, Tilburg University, University of Reading, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) ... Read More »

Dear senior citizens, take note. Consuming more protein may not benefit men much

Eating more protein may not benefit older men, a new research has found. According to a study conducted by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, older men who consumed more protein than the recommended dietary allowance did not see increases in lean body mass, muscle performance, physical function or other well-being measures. Regardless of whether an adult is young or old, male ... Read More »

Sleep-deprived men are at greater risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. Here’s why

There’s a link between insufficient sleep and the development of insulin resistance, one of the factors that cause Type 2 diabetes. A team of US researchers has discovered a biological reason for this relationship, at least in men: an imbalance between their testosterone and cortisol hormones. “Our highly controlled sleep study showed that even one night of restricted sleep can cause ... Read More »

Facebook Hate Speech Rules Protect ‘White Men’ but Not ‘Black Children’: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook is reported to be censoring posts in favour of ‘White men’ But it allowed hate postings against ‘Black kids’ on its platform Facebook recently pledged to nearly double its army of censors to 7,000 Facebook’s censorship rules that are meant to prevent hate speech and fake news might be protecting ‘White men’ over ‘Black children’, a media report said. Facebook ... Read More »

Dear men, work-related stress may cause cancer

ANI | Jan 18, 2017, 04.00 PM IST Dear men, work-related stress may cause cancer The findings indicate that the link was observed in men, who had been exposed to 15 to 30 years of work-related stressand in some cases, more than 30 years. According to the study published in journal of Preventive Medicine, prolonged exposure of men to work-related ... Read More »

Shiv Sena’s men enter IIT-B campus and cloaked the profane painting of Lord Hanuman

What makes the lord goofier is that the students had replaced his mace with a fountain pen and tail with railway coach. Image Source: Prashant Waydande /HT RELATED STORIES Student Islamic Organisation writes to MCI to conduct NEET in Urdu IIT-Madras websites get hacked, pro-Pak message displayed: Shocking! Delhi records rise in number of students Smriti Irani lays foundation stone ... Read More »

Shiv Sena’s men enter IIT-B campus and cloaked the profane painting of Lord Hanuman

Shiv Sena’s men enter IIT-B campus and cloaked the profane painting of Lord Hanuman What makes the lord goofier is that the students had replaced his mace with a fountain pen and tail with railway coach. Image Source: Prashant Waydande /HT RELATED STORIES Student Islamic Organisation writes to MCI to conduct NEET in Urdu IIT-Madras websites get hacked, pro-Pak message ... Read More »

Hair, sperm, libido: Delhi men are on the losing side

THE SEX FACTOR – Hair, sperm, libido: Delhi men are on the losing side At the end of 2016, there’s bad news for Delhi men -they are losing their hair, sperm and libido. A new survey conducted by a city-based healthcare startup found that 63% of Delhi men (between the ages of 30 and 40) have a sperm count of ... Read More »