1. The Importance of Cancer Screenings for Your Health

    Over the course of your life, you have probably heard thousands of health tips. Get more sleep, exercise, quit smoking, get vaccinated, wear sunscreen… there are so many different steps you can take to help your health. In terms of cancer prevention, one of the most important tips you can take to heart is receiving cancer screenings at the appropriate times in your life. What are cancer screeni…Read More

  2. 3 Common Men’s Health Concerns

    Many men are hesitant to visit the doctor, and it is estimated that women are 33 percent more likely to go to the doctor with health concerns than men. Men also have shorter life expectancies than women. This makes sense when you consider how men are usually socialized to “suck it up” and “throw some dirt on it” rather than seek help for medical issues. However, there are many health condi…Read More

  3. How to Improve Your Focus

    If you are like many people, you struggle to concentrate throughout the day. Whether this issue stays at school or work or pervades more of your life, when you can’t focus, it can have an impact on your health. A lack of focus can aggravate anxiety and depression, and when you are absent-minded, you are more likely to hurt yourself or get into an accident. Therefore, it is important to prioritiz…Read More

  4. Coping With Back Problems At Work

    Every year, millions of Americans experience back pain in their workplace. Whether it is a stabbing pain in your lower back or a dull ache in your mid-back, back pain makes it difficult to do your job well. Unfortunately, there are many professions that require a lot from your back, such as construction or factory workers. Even people who work in offices can be impacted by back pain. In this blog,…Read More

  5. The Mind/Body Connection

    In our society, men are often discouraged from expressing their emotions. However, there is evidence that this is to the detriment of our health. When we freely express emotions without judgment, there is evidence to suggest that we are both mentally and physically healthier. In contrast, when we repress our emotions, it causes harm to our physical and emotional selves. In this blog, we will go ov…Read More

  6. Guide to Anger Management, Part Two

    Anger is a healthy and important emotion, but many people, particularly men, struggle with it. In our previous blog, we started going over some tips for dealing with anger. In this blog, we will continue with some more tips that may help you manage your anger. Focus on solutions It’s easy to get frustrated when things aren’t going your way and to focus solely on your anger. Instead, shift your…Read More

  7. Guide to Anger Management, Part One

    While anger issues can affect anyone, men are more often affected by this powerful emotion. This may be due to the way men are socialized. Because it is considered “unmanly” and “feminine” to express emotions such as sadness and disappointment, many men turn to anger as a safe emotion for them to express. It’s normal to feel anger; however, many men find it difficult to deal with it in a…Read More

  8. 7 Tips For Healthy Bones

    At Men’s Vitality Center, we make sure to emphasize the importance of healthy bones for all our patients. While bone health should be a priority for men of all ages, it is particularly important for men under 30 to prioritize bone health. Before age 30, we gain more bone mass than we lose, but after that time, we begin losing more bone mass than we gain. The more bone mass you have at 30, the le…Read More

  9. 7 Unhealthy Habits For Your Heart

    Cardiovascular disease is one of the leading causes of death among men, and it affects one in three American adults. Given the prevalence and severity of this disease, it’s important to prioritize caring for your heart. Unfortunately, many factors in your lifestyle may be negatively impacting your heart. Fortunately, there are some very simple steps you can take on a daily basis to improve your …Read More

  10. Testing Your Fertility

    If you are a man who is trying to conceive a baby with your partner but are not having any luck, it is a good idea to test your fertility. Many men feel embarrassed or ashamed to have their fertility tested, but it is a worthwhile endeavor if you are trying to have a baby. Testing gives you the peace of mind to know there is no problem, or if there is a problem, it helps you take steps to resolve …Read More