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Male menopause

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Male menopause - myDr.com.au

Many men report symptoms in their 40s and 50s that may caused by ageing or declining testoterone. Find out about the symptoms and how to help.

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Optimizing male fertility

A mans lifestyle affects his fertility and lifestyle changes can increase the chance of conception. Keeping the testicles away from high temperatures such as laptop heat, and avoiding sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are two important measures. Men who are trying to conceive should also exercise to boost fertility and be aware of the links between age and fertility in men.

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Middle years - overview | Jean Hailes - Anxiety: Learn, Think, Do

Women of all ages are likely to experience anxiety more than men but between the ages of 35 and 64. The middle years are a long and busy time. Physical changes can range from pregnancy, childbirth to menopause.

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Hirsutism - ACD

The term hirsutism refers to excessive hair production in both males and females. However, medically it is used to define increased hair growth in women. Hirsutism affects 5-10% of women.

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Female pattern hair loss (FPHL) - ACD

Female pattern hair loss (FPHL) is the term used to describe genetic hair thinning in females. This condition can affect women of any age but is more common after menopause. Around 40% of women show signs of FPHL by age 50.

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Anti-Mullerian Hormone - Lab Tests Online AU

In women, to evaluate ovarian function and fertility; sometimes in the evaluation ofpolycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), or to evaluate the effectiveness ofovarian cancertreatment

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Sexual health

Sexual health A healthy sexual relationship can be an important part of someone's life

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Lichen sclerosus - myDr.com.au

Lichen sclerosus is a skin condition that usually affects the genital area. It can cause itching, pain and scarring, and most often occurs in older women. There are several treatments available.

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Sex Therapy | myVMC

Sex therapy refers to a group of treatments which are used to resolve sexual difficulties, for example difficulties relating to sexual desire, arousal and ability to orgasm.

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Hair loss self-care - myDr.com.au

Hair loss can be normal (hereditary hair loss), or abnormal, which is usually temporary. Hair loss can affect men, women and children. Find out what products are available for hair loss.

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