Mens Health

Are These Men's Health Ads Funny Or Sexist?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A new set of ads raising awareness for men's health are also raising some eyebrows. The Canadian Men's Health Foundation has launched a campaign ca...

Why Your Husband Should Get a Vasectomy

Naomi Elana Zener | Posted 08.30.2014 | Canada Living
Naomi Elana Zener

Men, just remember that a vasectomy won't stop you from pitching a tent. It simply means that when the volcano erupts, the lava won't flow and the villagers won't have to run for their lives. Why not man up and undergo a routine procedure that you won't even feel or remember, one that's along the lines of your circumcision (if you had one, and if you didn't, then along the lines of your first routine infant vaccination)?

How I Got Through My 16-Year Journey With Prostate Cancer

Ron Grant | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada Living
Ron Grant

One of my biggest takeaways from my 16-year journey with this disease is the power of a positive outlook. Facing a diagnosis with advanced prostate cancer can be extremely upsetting and I've been able to stay optimistic by having a strong support system by my side.

Men Need These Five Nutrients to Be Healthy

Abby Langer | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Living
Abby Langer

In the spirit of men's health month, I thought I'd help the guys out there with some good advice about getting and staying healthy. Here are some male-specific recommendations for guys who want to know a bit more about the nutrients they need. Read and learn, guys.

6 Things Ruining Men's Sex Lives

Everyday Health | Sheryl Kraft | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada Living

Sheryl Kraft, Everyday Health What’s really to blame when a man has trouble getting an erection? Common triggers such as stress and anxiety ...

"You Had Me At 'Fibre'": Your Man and Fibre

Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Living

They may have an annoyingly faster metabolism, but that doesn’t mean men are off the hook when it comes to healthy eating -- your guy gets just as m...

We Don't Need "Excuses" for How We Look

Elizabeth Hawksworth | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Elizabeth Hawksworth

"We Don't Need An Excuse" is not about attacking Maria Kang. It goes well beyond her and focuses on the "No Excuses" movement. It's about realizing that we all walk different paths and have different challenges. We are all worthy and we are all valid. No one needs to give any excuses. I think that's the inspiration I'd like to get on board with.

Five Things Grown Men Should Never Wear

Ward Anderson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style
Ward Anderson

I saw someone wearing parachute pants the other day. It reminded me that clothing and fashion goes out of style and then comes back in again. Yet there remains several fashion choices that need to forever say in the "DO NOT RESUSCITATE" category. What follows are five things you won't see me wearing...and that no grown man should be wearing.

Five Things Every Grown Up Man Should Do

Ward Anderson | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Living
Ward Anderson

Ah, men. It's so hard to be us, isn't it? We are expected to be sensitive and, at the same time, masculine as all heck. What's a man to do? Well, in this day in age, there are several things men need to be doing that many are sadly avoiding. Here's five things men need to do.

8 Self-Exams For Men's Health

Everyday Health | Chris Iliades, MD | Posted 05.08.2013 | Canada Living

By Chris Iliades, MD, Everyday Health According to a men's health survey conducted by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), more t...

6 Women's Health Conditions That Men Can Get

Everyday Health | Wyatt Myers | Posted 01.30.2013 | Canada Living

By Wyatt Myers, Everyday Health You might think of anorexia as a female disease, with a greater impact on women’s health than on men’s hea...

9 Things You Didn't Know About Male Anatomy

Everyday Health | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Living

By: Chris Iliades, MD, Everyday Health. Many men stay closed-mouth about their health, be it an illness or weight gain or wacky sexual problem...

The Ultimate Manly Accessory? A Moustache!

Beverley Golden | Posted 12.29.2012 | Canada Living
Beverley Golden

The world-wide yearly event Movember, where men are encouraged to grow moustaches to raise funds and awareness for men's health, happens around the globe every November. It brought my attention again to this unique thing that men can do and women (well, most women anyways) can't. I became curious to explore the reasons why men grow facial hair, and whether or not women are actually attracted to it.

10 Reasons To Take Dad To The Doctor

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Living

This Father's Day, your dad may need a little push to get to the doctor's office. At least 38 per cent of men go to the doctor only when they’re...

Running Shoes Are the Worst Thing to Happen to Running

Peter Worthington | Posted 07.20.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

The invention of the running shoe is "the worst crime ever committed against the human foot." To see the proof, one needn't look further than the mysterious Tarahumara Indians of Mexico for whom 300-mile runs were routine, and 60-mile runs a jaunt. They wear nothing but sandals, and suffer no injuries.

Balls in Your Court to Keep Clean

Pega Ren | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Living
Pega Ren

The two major sexual problems that distress men are premature ejaculation (come too soon) and erectile dysfunction (can't get or keep it up). Premature ejaculation is a learned response and responds to treatment whereas erectile dysfunction can have physiological or psychological causes, or a combination of both. We attribute physiological reasons to some 80 percent of cases.

10 Health Symptoms That Could Be Dangerous For Men To Ignore

Everyday Health | Posted 01.13.2012 | Canada Living

By Dennis Thompson Jr.; Medically reviewed by Pat F. Bass III, MD, MPH According to a survey by the American Academy of Family Physicians, 38 p...

Forty Per Cent Of Men Over 45 Suffer From Testosterone Deficiency

CBC | Posted 01.03.2012 | Canada Living

Forty per cent of men over age 45 suffer from testosterone deficiency but few are actually treated for it, says a Canadian doctor who reviewed guideli...

Four Words You Never Want To Hear, Part 2

Ron Telpner | Posted 10.04.2011 | Canada
Ron Telpner

When you are diagnosed with prostate cancer, it seems everyone you know, has a relative who had it or knows someone who had the "same thing." But ever...