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Vasectomy: short-term side effects

Vasectomy: potential short-term side effects If you are considering a vasectomy but are worried about the possible side effects, this article is for you!  Most men know what is involved in a vasectomy, however let’s start with a quick recap of the procedure. What is a vasectomy? Vasectomy is a minor surgical procedure for birth… Continue reading Vasectomy: short-term side effects

Infant circumcision – everything you need to know

Infant Circumcision – everything you need to know   You are the parents of a newborn son – should you have him circumcised ? There are polarized views and you will be subject to noisy opinion. Better to have the benefit of information.   What is infant circumcision: Infant circumcision involves removing the skin that… Continue reading Infant circumcision – everything you need to know

Testosterone: The Key to Reducing Stress and Tiredness Levels

Testosterone: The Key to Reducing Stress and Tiredness Levels Do you feel stressed or tired all the time? Recent studies have shown that low testosterone levels may be to blame. Testosterone is a hormone that plays a key role in regulating stress and energy levels. If your testosterone levels are low, you may find yourself… Continue reading Testosterone: The Key to Reducing Stress and Tiredness Levels

Vasectomy and Age Considerations

How Old Do You Need to Be to Consider a Vasectomy? There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question. The age at which you should consider a vasectomy will vary depending on your individual circumstances. Vasectomies are a very common and effective form of birth control for men. They are considered to be a permanent… Continue reading Vasectomy and Age Considerations

Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction; the causes, the symptoms and how it is treated In this blog article, we are going to look at the topic of Erectile Dysfunction; the causes, the symptoms to look for and how it is treated. What is erectile dysfunction (ED)? Erectile Dysfunction is a condition where the man experiences difficulty in getting… Continue reading Erectile Dysfunction

Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer – everything you need to know Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in Australian men, affecting 1 in 6 over the age of 50. It is also the second leading cause of male cancer deaths, behind only lung cancer.  Men with a family history  of prostate cancer are at a higher risk… Continue reading Prostate Cancer

Managing anxiety & depression

Managing anxiety & depression – The signs to look for, ways to manage, and when to reach out for help Mental health is receiving a new place in the spotlight recently. Anxiety and depression management in particular, are getting the attention they deserve, especially as the world acknowledges the effect the COVID-19 pandemic has had… Continue reading Managing anxiety & depression

Reasons for and benefits of adult circumcision

Reasons for and benefits of adult circumcision Circumcision has been a tradition in many cultures and religions. The practice is deeply rooted in history and was even once an initiation ritual for boys to become men. Even today, circumcision is usually performed as a religious rite or as part of a coming-of-age ceremony. However, circumcision… Continue reading Reasons for and benefits of adult circumcision

5 Myths about the male vasectomy

5 Myths about the male vasectomy Having a vasectomy is considered one of the most reliable methods of birth control. In Australia about one in four men over the age of 40 has had a vasectomy. So why aren’t more men opting for this method of birth control? In this blog post we are going… Continue reading 5 Myths about the male vasectomy

How To Discuss Having a Vasectomy With Your Partner

How To Discuss Having a Vasectomy With Your Partner Although Australia has one of the highest vasectomy rates in the world – one in four men over the age of 40 has had one – it still remains a taboo subject for many couples. So this is a touchy topic that may benefit from a… Continue reading How To Discuss Having a Vasectomy With Your Partner