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Healthy Male - Andrology Australia

Healthy Male is a national organisation that provides easy access to the latest scientific and medical research on male reproductive and sexual health, and aim to make this information available to everybody, regardless of gender, age, education, religion or ethnicity.

To do this, Heathy Male collaborate with Australia’s leading researchers, specialists, clinicians and educators to develop evidence-based information that fills the gaps in men’s health.

Healthy Male is supported by the Australian Government Department of Health and administered by Monash University.

Healthy Male vision

A healthier life for all men and boys.

Healthy Male mission

To promote health and wellbeing in all aspects of life, with an evidence-based approach that encompasses andrology (the study of the functions and diseases specific to males, especially of the reproductive organs), and the associated and related chronic health issues.

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Male reproductive system | Healthy Male

Male reproductive system What is the male reproductive system? Penis Urethra Scrotum Testes Epididymis Vas deferens Ejaculatory duct Seminal vesicles Prostate Cowpers glands Bladder Rectum Sperm Semen Resources Resources Fact sheet The male body fact sheet Download PDF Booklet A User's Guide Download PDF SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Health consequences of androgenic anabolic steroid use | Healthy Male

Authors Horwitz H., Andersen J.T. and Dalhoff K.P. Review Date December 2018 Citation J Intern Med. 2018 doi: 10.1111/joim.12850. [Epub ahead of print]  

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What COVID-19 really means for men's health | Healthy Male

As the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases soars past 3 million globally, and our understanding of its health impact evolves, gaps in our knowledge are rapidly filled by myths.

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Vasectomy | Healthy Male

Vasectomy What is a vasectomy? Will I still ejaculate after a vasectomy? How common are vasectomies? Who performs a vasectomy? Are there different techniques for vasectomies? What should I expect after the operation? Does a vasectomy affect sex drive or ejaculation? How quickly does a vasectomy work? Can a vasectomy fail? Is a vasectomy right for me? What are the risks of a vasectomy? Why is it important to think about sperm storage? Where can I get more information on vasectomies? Your doctor’s appointment Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Fact sheet Video Fact sheet Video RESET Fact sheet Vasectomy and vasectomy reversal fact sheet Download PDF Video What is a vasectomy? And how does it work? WATCH VIDEO Fact sheet Storing your sperm fact sheet Download PDF Video Vasectomy WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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How do stress and anxiety affect sexual performance and erectile dysfunction? | Healthy Male

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is completely normal and expected to feel a certain level of stress and anxiety. The current situation may impact our mental and physical health in different ways.  

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Blood in semen - Causes & Treatment | Healthy Male

Blood in semen Why is there blood in my semen? What does blood in semen look like? What are the causes? What can I do? How is it diagnosed? What treatments are there? Your doctor's appointment Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Fact sheet Fact sheet Clinical summary guide Video Video RESET Fact sheet Blood in semen fact sheet Download PDF Fact sheet Ejaculation problems fact sheet Download PDF Clinical summary guide Ejaculatory disorders clinical summary guide (#8) Download PDF Video Blood in semen WATCH VIDEO Video Ejaculation problems WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Diabetes and sexual health—finding the sweet spot | Healthy Male

The risk of type 2 diabetes (T2D) increases dramatically for men after you hit 50. This often coincides with a change in lifestyle—maybe you’re doing a little less exercise, or maybe monitoring your food intake a little less carefully.

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Prostate cancer | Healthy Male

Prostate cancer What is prostate cancer? How common is it? What are the symptoms? What are the causes? What can I do? How is it diagnosed? How do I decide whether to test for prostate cancer? Why is a biopsy necessary? How is the biopsy assessed? What are the stages of prostate cancer? What treatments are there? Your doctor’s appointment Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Fact sheet Video Fact sheet Fact sheet Video Video Video Video Video Video Video Video Video Video Video RESET Fact sheet Androgen deprivation therapy fact sheet Download PDF Video How is prostate cancer diagnosed? WATCH VIDEO Fact sheet Prostate cancer diagnosis fact sheet Download PDF Fact sheet Prostate cancer treatment fact sheet Download PDF Video Understanding your prostate biopsy results WATCH VIDEO Video What are the different surgeries for treatment of prostate cancer? WATCH VIDEO Video What are the treatment options for prostate cancer? WATCH VIDEO Video What can be expected after a prostatectomy? WATCH VIDEO Video What is a prostate biopsy? WATCH VIDEO Video What is a PSA test? WATCH VIDEO Video What is active surveillance of prostate cancer? WATCH VIDEO Video What is androgen deprivation therapy? WATCH VIDEO Video What is radiation therapy for prostate cancer? WATCH VIDEO Video What is the prostate? WATCH VIDEO Video Prostate cancer WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Sperm health | Healthy Male

Sperm health How important is my health when I’m trying for a baby? How does being overweight affect fertility? How does smoking affect fertility? How does drinking alcohol affect fertility? How does age affect fertility? How can STIs affect fertility? How does the use of certain drugs or medications affect fertility? How do environmental and occupational chemicals affect fertility? Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Fact sheet Booklet Video RESET Fact sheet Sperm health fact sheet Download PDF Booklet Your sperm and how to look after them Download PDF Video Sperm health and having a baby WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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Diabetes and reproductive health | Healthy Male

Diabetes and reproductive health What is diabetes? What are the different types of diabetes? How can I prevent diabetes? What health problems are caused by diabetes? What can I do? Diabetes and erectile dysfunction Diabetes and low testosterone Diabetes and low sex drive Diabetes and retrograde ejaculation Diabetes and balanitis Resources and videos Resources Filter resources Type: Fact sheet Video Video RESET Fact sheet Diabetes and reproductive health fact sheet Download PDF Video Diabetes and androgens WATCH VIDEO Video Diabetes and reproductive health WATCH VIDEO SEE ALL RESOURCES

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