Category Archives: Men’s Health

More thatn just sex and sports

Israel progresses with stem cell therapy

Pluristem Gains Most in 17 Months on Stem-Cell Study By David Wainer – Jan 21, 2014 , Bloomberg Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (PSTI), the Israeli developer of stem-cell therapies, rose the most in more than 17 months after an experimental treatment … Continue reading

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Israeli researchers discover longevity gene

Anti-ageing gene that extends lifespan in mice Washington, Feb 23, 2012, PTI : Reprinted from Deccan Herald Researchers have identified an anti-ageing protein that can extend life span of mice by 16 per cent, a finding they say also offers … Continue reading

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PSA test spawns debate

Prostate screening debate heats up as groups protest recommendation By Lois M. Collins, Deseret News Published: Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011 4:25 p.m. MDT A recommendation against screening seemingly healthy men for prostate cancer has drawn a sharp reaction from several … Continue reading

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Better screening for prostate cancer

Death From Prostate Cancer May Be Predicted With Earlier and Fewer Tests By Robert Langreth, Bloomberg – May 19, 2011 Prostate cancer screening beginning from ages 44 to 50 may rule out the risk of dying in half of men, … Continue reading

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Israel excels at cancer treatment

Israel at the Cutting Edge of Cancer Treatment Adar 9, 5771, 13 February 11 by Chana Ya’ar, Arutz Sheva (Israelnationalnews.com) Israeli hospitals are on the cutting edge of providing treatment for cancer, according to the chief of the Department of … Continue reading

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Ultrasound treats prostate cancer

InSightec system treats first prostate cancer patients The ExAblate system has been used until now for the treatment of uterine fibroids and bone metastases. By Mira Awwad GLOBES, 31 Aug 10 11:10 Elbit Imaging Ltd. (Nasdaq: EMITF; TASE: EMIT) subsidiary … Continue reading

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Exercise for mental health

Scientific American Mind -  July 1, 2009 Fit Body, Fit Mind? Your Workout Makes You Smarter How can you stay sharp into old age? It is not just a matter of winning the genetic lottery. What you do can make … Continue reading

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Brain anatomy linked to social behavior

Socialites and Curmudgeons: Two Brain Types By Robin Nixon, Special to LiveScience, May 26, 2009 Socialites and curmudgeons not only have different party demeanors, they may also have different brain structures, a new study suggests. But what came first — … Continue reading

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