Stress-Prone Teen Males May Be at Risk of High Blood Pressure Later

MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Young men who get stressed out easily appear to have a greater risk of high blood pressure later in life, a new study suggests.

Excess Weight Has 'Unexpected' Effect on Puberty Onset in Boys

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Excess weight can delay or speed up puberty in young boys, depending on how many extra pounds they carry, a new study suggests.

Many Older Americans May Get Unneeded Breast, Prostate Cancer Screenings

THURSDAY, Jan. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many older Americans are unnecessarily screened for breast and prostate cancer, which can lead to treatments they don't need, a new study contends.

Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea: A Growing Threat

MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Public health experts are expressing growing anxiety over the prospect of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea.

Women May Have Better Flu Defenses

MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- When it comes to fending off the flu, women may have an advantage over men, new research suggests.

Teen Weapon Use Varies by Race and Gender: Study

FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The likelihood of an American teen using or carrying weapons varies according to race and gender, new research contends.

Can Berries, Citrus Fruits Boost Male Sexual Health?

FRIDAY, Jan. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Biochemicals found in berries, citrus fruit and red wine might help men maintain healthy erections, a new nutrition study suggests.

Male Sexual Enhancement Supplements Often Ineffective, Possibly Harmful: Study

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 13, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There's no proof that over-the-counter sexual enhancement supplements for men work, and some are potentially dangerous, a new study reports.

Implanted Defibrillators Help Women as Much as Men: Study

TUESDAY, Jan. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Among people with heart failure, implanted defibrillators benefit women as much as men, a new study finds.

Three Moves Could Cut New HIV Cases Dramatically: Study

THURSDAY, Jan. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- As many as two-thirds of new HIV infections could be prevented in gay and bisexual men if more men were tested for the virus, more were treated, and more who don't have HIV took medication to prevent infection, a new Dutch study estimates.