Did you know that men are far less likely to visit the doctor than women?
This could be one reason why men’s life expectancy is six years less compared to women’s life expectancy (according a recent ABC News report). On average, men are at a higher risk for diseases; they engage in more unhealthy behaviors like drinking and smoking and tend to have higher stress levels.
Top Health Concerns for Men
- Cancer (especially prostate cancer, lung cancer and colon cancer)
- Diabetes (Type 2)
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Enlarged Prostate (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH))
- Heart Disease
- Kidney Disease
- Liver Disease
- Mental Health (suicide, depression)
- New Rare Treatment for Enlarged Prostate
- Respiratory Disease (bronchitis, pneumonia, COPD)
A New Treatment for Enlarged Prostate
Dr. Nutting performed PAE, a relatively low-risk, nonsurgical procedure to help Joe Bunton, vintage racecar driver, and Dr. Frank Puckett. Watch their videos below to learn more about how this innovative procedure changed their lives.
Dr. Frank Puckett
Health Screening Tests for Men
As men get older, there are important health screenings that they should be sure to get.