As a group young men are reluctant to seek help for health issues, especially those of a mental or emotional nature. There have been calls for improved services to support young men’s mental health and well-being. The attitudes, beliefs and … Continue reading
Andrology Australia’s latest free active learning module (ALM) aims to provide knowledge, skills and communication strategies to assist all health professionals to better engage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men in the primary health care setting.
As men’s life expectancy increases, a larger number are living to very old age and an increasing proportion live alone, having survived their partner. Older men who live alone may have greater health needs and poorer health behaviours than those … Continue reading
This year Andrology Australia is working with organisations and experts in the men’s health space, as well as government and other stakeholders, to develop a coordinated approach to encouraging all men aged 18–21 to undertake an early health check.
Andrology Australia will host a stakeholder Forum on 3-4 March 2016 in Canberra, to explore contemporary issues affecting the health of young men and their wellbeing.
An important message for men who want to be fathers, from Andrology Australia's Director, Professor Rob McLachlan.
There are good reasons why you need to talk to your relatives about their health history—and your own!
The doctor says it’s time for you to have a PSA test. But what is the PSA test exactly?
Although there are only about 700 new diagnoses of testicular cancer in Australia each year, it is the second most common cancer in young men. As testicular cancer has a very good cure rate (over 95%), there are increasing numbers of survivors … Continue reading
Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is a common life-extending treatment for particular types of prostate cancer. However, ADT is associated with a range of significant side-effects that can have adverse psychological impacts on men and their partners. The aim of an … Continue reading