There are many conditions affecting men that require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. These are just a few of them.
- Breast cancer in men
While rare, it's important to know the risk factors and symptoms of breast cancer in men.
- Colorectal cancer
Made up of malignant cells found in the colon and rectum, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer, excluding skin cancers.
- Erectile dysfunction/impotence
While millions of men are affected by erectile dysfunction, many advances have occurred in both diagnosis and treatment of this condition.
- Hair loss
Find out what causes hair loss, as well as surgical and nonsurgical hair replacement options.
- Heart attack
Learn about the symptoms, risks and warning signs of a heart attack, including high blood pressure/hypertension.
Being overweight or obese puts people at increased risk for developing heart disease, diabetes and other conditions. Learn what you can do to prevent it, as well as the risks and treatment options.
- Prostate cancer
Since prostate cancer is treated most successfully when found early, it's important to know the symptoms, risk factors and when to consult a physician.
- Testicular cancer
As one of the most curable forms of cancer, it's important to know the symptoms and risk factors of testicular cancer.
- Urinary incontinence
Since there are a few different types of urinary incontinence, it's important to know the symptoms and to consult a physician for a thorough diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
For More Information
To learn more about Sharp's men's health services or to find a Sharp-affiliated physician, search for San Diego doctors or call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm. To find general information about men's health, visit Men's Health in Adult Health or read the Men's Health News archive.