Men’s Health

5 HEALTH SYMPTOMS MEN SHOULD NOT IGNORE

Testicular Lump Or Abnormality

Men Should Make Sure They Regularly Check Themselves For Any Changes – Lumps, Swellings, Enlargements Or Other Abnormalities
Most Lumps Are Benign But They Should Be Checked Out By A Gp Just In Case – As Early Diagnosis Is Important

Moles

Check Them Regularly For Any Changes: Bleeding, Itching Etc. Most Changes Are Harmless & Due To Increases Of Skin Pigmentation
See Your GP If Moles Look Unusual, Itchy, Irregular Or Bleed
Minimise Risk: Try To Avoid Sun Between 11am – 3pm, Cover-Up & Use Sunscreen Of At Least SPF15

Depression

Mental Illness Of Any Form Is One Of The Last Taboos Remaining In This Country Today
If You Lose Interest In Things You Used To Enjoy Or Have Feelings Of Extreme Sadness Or Upset – See Your GP As You May Have Depression
Depression Is A Real Illness With Real Impacts On Work, Family & Social Life

Prostate

Trouble Urinating Could Be A Sign Of Prostate Disease – Including Prostate Cancer Which Is The Most Common Cancer In Men With Over 30,000 Cases Each Year
If You Have Any Of The Following Symptoms See Your GP For A Check :

  • Pain Or Burning When Urinating
  • Frequently Having To Go In The Night
  • Difficulty Passing Urine
  • A Feeling The Bladder Has Not Fully Emptied

Impotence

Most Men Have Periodic Problems With Impotence – But If These Persist For Several Weeks It May Be Worth Seeing Your GP
General Lifestyle Changes Such As Diet & Exercise Can Correct The Problem But Some May Need Medication.

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