Helen Massy

Helen has an extensive background as a health care professional and senior leader in the UK National Health Service, along with being a mother to three young children and a well-traveled military spouse. Over a decade of clinical experience as a respiratory specialist underpins her passion for opening discussion around taboo topics and decoding complex medical information. This eclectic mix of attributes brings a unique blend of clinical insight and life experience to her health writing.

Time for Sex—Oh, Wait, the Kids Are Still Awake!

Whether you have teens, youngsters or a baby, you need a strategy to keep up an active sex life.

By Helen Massy

What Is Urinary Incontinence in Women?

Learn more about an issue that is often considered embarrassing.

By Helen Massy

What Are the Potential Outcomes of an Elevated PSA Test?

Cancer shouldn't be the first thought if your prostate-specific antigen levels are high.

By Helen Massy

Experiencing Symptoms of BPH? Here's What You Should Tell Your Doctor

Benign prostatic hyperplasia isn't life-threatening, but its complications can alter daily life.

By Helen Massy

Let's Explain Male Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome

CPPS isn't one easy-to-define condition. It's a collection of symptoms diagnosed by exclusion.

By Helen Massy

Things to Consider for Vacation Sex

If making love is on your to-do list during a trip, do your research and maintain safety.

By Helen Massy