What are the effects on your body—and your mental and sexual health?
It's possible to move the urethral opening in adults, but it may require multiple procedures.
Living with this condition isn't easy, but there are multiple ways to manage it.
For adults, circumcision aftercare includes sexual restrictions.
For adults, circumcision aftercare includes sexual restrictions.
Symptoms caused by ovary removal can cause sexual difficulty, but they can be overcome.
Symptoms caused by ovary removal can cause sexual difficulty, but they can be overcome.
A cytoreductive procedure can curb recurrences of the disease, a study indicates.
Treating colon cancer with surgery can damage nerves that control erectile function.
The controversial procedure is common in some countries because of cultural beliefs—and myths.
Where you live, who performs it, your insurance plan and even time of year affect the price tag.
Less invasive procedures are available for this painful and uncomfortable scrotal condition.
Men struggling with an enlarged scrotal vein and PE may benefit from a varicocelectomy.
Men struggling with an enlarged scrotal vein and PE may benefit from a varicocelectomy.
The FDA mandated new research on this controversial treatment after banning it in 2019.
Find out why someone might need a testicle removed and if it could affect their sex life.
Men with diphallia, a rare congenital condition, may need surgery but can live a normal life.
Advancements in fetal procedures give mothers and their unborn babies new opportunities.
You may not know you have a gallbladder until the pain gets so bad it gets surgically removed.
Most research is inconclusive, but men see results with meds, devices and injections.
Virginity is a social construct we should probably have in our rear-view mirror by now.
Whether from the ravages of time or a medical condition, bald spots don't have to last forever.
Urinary incontinence isn't inevitable, but it is common and often can be treated.
Time is not friendly to most of us, and as women age, the boobs start heading downhill.
Most men experience some erectile difficulty during the first year; others face a longer road.
An oophorectomy is a serious but common procedure to treat or prevent disease.
A testicular rupture is a serious problem that requires immediate attention.
When your member is buried, it's still there but no longer visible on the outside.
Skin rippling and discomfort are common after submuscular implantation.
Vasectomy methods vary, but they all involve vas deferens modifications to keep sperm confined.
Your slumber problem could be negatively impacting your heart, so find the right treatment—now.
Does my circumcision scar look weird and should it bother me as an adult man?
Dr. James Barry's medical achievements were revolutionary but overshadowed by gender scandal.
Circumcision among adult men isn't as uncommon as you think.
This benign scrotal condition is a mystery to most people. Get the basics and help your man.
The position started as a response to health inequities and continues to be important today.
Someone in the U.S. needs blood every two seconds, but only three percent of us donate annually.
Prostate photovaporization relieves urinary symptoms as well as the 'gold standard' method.
What is simultaneously chronic and stable? The second stage of the penile curvature disease.
Inflammation of the rectal lining—proctitis—sometimes occurs in prostate cancer patients.
An estimated 50 percent of men with the penile disorder also suffer from depressive symptoms.
The noticeable bend of Peyronie's disease isn't always due to one distinct injury.
An invasive procedure on your penis can be scary, but a skilled surgeon can straighten you out.
An invasive procedure on your penis can be scary, but a skilled surgeon can straighten you out.
This excruciating and dangerous condition can lead to the loss of a testicle. Know what to do.
So you have a lump. Your medical team will likely use diagnostic images to investigate.
Men who lose member length after a radical prostate cancer procedure can get some of it back.
The side effects may outweigh the benefits for women seeking relief from pain.
Surviving the disease isn't always the end of the psychological battle.
The 19-year-old actress had an unexpected follow-up procedure to remove her lymph nodes.
Differentiating between typical and atypical dermatology can save your life.
These devices play an essential role in healing during the weeks following your operation.
Early detection—no surprise—and a multispecialty effort may help you avoid a penectomy.
Prepare yourself mentally and physically for the next step in your IVF journey.
If you develop GVHD after a bone marrow transplant, vaginal issues are common.
The three big weapons attack more than just cancer. Know how they might impact your body.
Orchiectomy is still the gold standard, but some men can retain part of their affected testicle.
Spermatic cord block is a minimally invasive procedure used diagnostically and therapeutically.
Surgical options, Botox shots and laser treatments are transforming vaginal care.
Reactions to radiation, chemotherapy or surgery vary, so educate yourself about what's coming.
Brachytherapy uses radioactive pellets implanted in the tumor to treat prostate cancer.
Lymphedema of the penis and scrotum is rare, but serious cases may require surgery.
The 19-year-old star of 'Anne with an E' was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2021.
Surgery isn't an option in the penile condition's initial phase, but there are other choices.
The invasive procedure is only available as a last resort for treatment-resistant patients.
A urologist can determine whether your swollen scrotum needs treatment, and you have options.
So far, the topical gel has only been tested on rats, but human trials are planned.
A years-long media push has boosted awareness and mental health regarding this penis condition.
This penile condition causes tears and pain. It can be remedied, usually without circumcision.
Here's what you should know before going under the knife for the procedure.
Three women tell Giddy what they wish they'd known to expect following surgery.
After her cancer diagnosis, the BBC host shared a topless photo before undergoing surgery.
Yes, inguinal hernia repair takes place near the sex organs. Don't assume the worst, though.
A blockage in the abdominal aorta limits blood flow to the legs and another important body part.
Sperm quality suffers when BMI is high. ART advancements may help, as can bariatric surgery.
Patient participation, data sharing and advocacy drive research and treatment advances.
Urethra repair isn't any guy's dream, but this procedure is a long-term fix.
This generally harmless condition can still cause painful issues that men will need to address.
Doctors try to avoid it, but in certain cases, tumor removal is the answer.
While the trend is to limit these surgeries, they are sometimes necessary. Know what to expect.
The reality star went through four rounds of IVF before getting pregnant.
The 12-month study will try to shed light on a potential new way of healing penile scar tissue.
Future prostate cancer screenings—all cancer screenings, really—will be more accurate.
For some men, genetics can help guide treatment options—and predict risk for family members.
High-intensity focused ultrasound is a noninvasive, radiation-free option for low-grade cases.
Yes, getting rid of the disease is primary, but keep an eye toward life after treatment.
Touted by radiologists, PAE for benign prostatic hyperplasia is under clinical trial in the U.S.
BPH treatments, including UroLift, have side effects. Sex doesn't have to suffer, though.
Medical outcomes can be positive but leave patients unsatisfied if expectations aren't set.
Discussing your heart with your doctor might just change your treatment plan.
Patients will hear a lot of diagnostic lingo before and during treatment. Here's what it means.
The once-routine procedures used to be standard practice in childbirth.
Treatment takes a toll on the body, but you can take steps to manage day-to-day difficulties.
After diabetes rendered standard ED fixes moot, I found a new sex life with an implant.
A curve, either left or right, that looks like it could cause an issue may need treatment.
I was so trapped in my body, I never thought I’d escape. When I did, I gained a whole new self.
This congenital condition can be scary, but a simple surgery is often the answer.
From addiction to dementia, the range of conditions addressed by DBS is growing.
Like all weight loss medical procedures, this innovation has significant benefits and risks.
Certain treatments slow the growth and spread of prostate cancer by limiting needed hormones.
Learning how to deal with this common penile birth defect can be a lifelong process.
Three procedures are lifting the look of this oft-ignored part of the body.
Consider first the many effective alternatives that can reduce endometriosis pain.
This permanent form of birth control comes with both risks and rewards.
Addressing the symptoms of this scrotum condition is simple enough, even if you can't avoid it.
Learn how to protect your ability to have children before, during and after treatment.
Understand the ways doctors stage and rate prostate cancer, and how they talk about it.
An imperforate hymen can affect your reproductive health, but the fix can be straightforward.
If you're anxious about having a testicle or lymph nodes removed, learn what you need to know.
Cancer of your penis? It can happen. Find out how to identify and treat it.
The disease has a promising recovery rate, especially if you take an active role in treatment.
Loss of a testicle, or orchiectomy, doesn't have to mean dealing with low testosterone levels.
Testicular cancer is traumatic, but understanding the side effects of treatment is vital, too.
Swollen veins in a man's scrotum can affect his life and, by extension, yours.
Learn the differences between the two forms of this testicle condition and what you can do.
Younger guys facing trauma-induced erectile dysfunction can consider penile revascularization.
A deeper dive into the types of plastic surgery men get and why.
Getting hit in the balls isn't always a cause for concern, but it helps to know why it hurts.
Minimally invasive procedures can help you put benign prostatic hyperplasia behind you.
Correcting this penile birth defect may boost self-confidence, but be aware of the risks.
Learn the symptoms of common breast conditions to stay proactive with your breast health.
Even after 'the snip,' you can still enjoy a robust sex life, without the fear of pregnancy.
This penile birth defect has a few ramifications, but men can overcome them all.
Testicular cancer has a superb survival rate, but you need to get some details ASAP.
Every case of prostate cancer is different, so get answers that are important to you.
Surgery. Chemo. Radiation. They're all options. Here's what they might mean to your life.
If you're considering sizing down, there are a few things you ought to know.
Pain reduction, curvature improvement and sexual function restoration are all possible.
Reaching for the scalpel may not be the first option for dealing with varicoceles anymore.
If your doctor recommends treatment for prostate cancer, pick the path that's best for you.
Prostate cancer is life-altering, but it can open a window for renewed mutual support.
The world of modern medicine presents several options to tighten your waist.
You don't have to feel helpless—here's how to take action.
Tackling infertility begins with understanding the possible causes.
For many trans-masculine people, the decision to get bottom surgery is a complicated one.
Are you living with chronic pain but don't want to resort to narcotics? You have options.
Understanding the causes of uterine prolapse can help you avoid this common condition.
You have choices for breast cancer treatment. Here's what to expect from different procedures.
Cancer may take your testicles, but it can't take your manhood.
Curing the disease can cause infertility, but it’s possible to minimize that risk.
In addition to a lump in the testicles, lesser known symptoms should also get your attention.
One of the most common cancers in men under age 44, testicular cancer is highly treatable.
Coping with cancer is daunting. Learning about the next steps and hopeful outcomes can help.
Upon diagnosis of prostate cancer, you'll need to know the treatment options at your disposal.
Reduce your understandable anxiety by knowing what to expect before, on and after biopsy day.
Post-hysterectomy, careful choices ensure a smooth transition back to your exercise routine.
Cervical cancer is aggressive, but survival rates have improved thanks to regular Pap smears.
A little preparation can reduce suffering from the side effects of cervical cancer treatment.
Increasing blood flow is the key to this innovative use of stents to aid erectile dysfunction.
Cancer has men thinking about their future children—whether they planned to have them or not.
The treatment you get depends on what stage the cervical cancer is in, along with other factors.
You may be wary of epidurals, but they're a safe and effective way to manage childbirth pain.
It may make your daily routine easier, but there are risks. The facts can help you decide.
These five tips will help you navigate a difficult situation and be a valued resource.
To survive the challenges of breast cancer, accepting the physical and emotional changes is key.
Stigma is the main killjoy holding back anyone with a stoma from enjoying time in the bedroom.
Hypospadias, repaired or not, leads to numerous issues, but treatment and support are available.
A mastopexy can have real benefits, but there are risks involved. Know them.
Help is available for the physical and mental well-being of prostate cancer survivors.
Intimacy after surgery isn't out of the question, it just takes work.
It may seem like everyone is doing it nowadays, but cosmetic surgery is still a major decision.
Two patients explain their reasons for going under the knife.
An estimated 100,000 people in the U.S. get this lifesaving procedure each year.
Surviving breast cancer isn't a checklist, and remission isn't the end of the journey.
A health scare leads a teacher to become an advocate for men's health.
Millions of Americans suffer from this form of inflammatory bowel disease. Know the signs.
Cancer of any kind can have a huge effect on your life, and prostate cancer is no different.
As these procedures for women have grown in popularity, so has the surge of bad info.
Ostomy surgery can save your life—but will change it, too. Learn how to stay sexually active.
Penile implants may be one of your best options if you have erectile dysfunction.
Vaginal dryness doesn't have to spell the end of your sex life.
Let's understand what's at stake when a boy is born with hypospadias, and bust some myths.
Considering a penile implant to cope with erectile dysfunction? Knowing the facts can help.
Unhappy about the size of your penis? Consider penoplasty, or plastic surgery of the penis.
Breast surgery procedures could affect your ability to breastfeed.
Cohesive silicone breast implants are safe, but complications are possible.
Learn key information on changing the appearance of your downstairs bits.
More patients are surviving rectal cancer and getting back to a better quality of life, and sex.
You’ve had surgery to improve your health—great! Now, when can you get back to having sex?
Implants are an option for men with erectile dysfunction, but largely as a final option.
Vulvar cancer is not common, but you need to identify symptoms early for good outcomes.
Various treatments for prostate cancer may have more outcomes than just managing your illness.