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Monthly Archives: February 2014

The relationship between sleep disorders and testosterone in men

In the upcoming issue of Asian Journal of Andrology, (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24435056), Professor Gary Wittert, Director of the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health, reviews the evidence demonstrating the important role that sleep has for maintaining healthy testosterone levels in men, important for energy levels, libido, mood, mental acuity and muscle mass. The paper describes how in healthy men, plasma testosterone levels peaks […]

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Complementary and alternative medicine rituals by men with cancer

Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is frequently used in persons with cancer, often with the support of significant others (SOs), but without consultation of healthcare professionals.  As part of her PhD studies, Nadja Klafke explored how men with cancer integrate and maintain CAM use in their everyday life, and how SOs are involved in it.   To be published in […]

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9th Annual Motorcycle Ride for Men’s Health – Pictures

   The 9th Annual Motorcycle Ride for Men’s Health was held on Sunday 16 February. What a great day and turn-out, departing from Burnside, stopping off for coffee at Strathalbyn and then onto Birdwood for entertainment, awards, lunch and a visit to the Birdwood Motor Museum. Congratulations to Will Harrison,  Alex Martin and the Organising Committee […]

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