Tagged: males

We need to get serious about mens’ health, say NZ doctors. - News

John Kerr Oct 08, 2017

Kiwi blokes have a lower life expectancy than women, are more likely to fall foul of accidents and certain diseases, and are less likely to seek medical advice. It’s time to sort out men’s health, say a group of New Zealand doctors. Prof David Baxter and colleagues tackle the topic of men’s health in the latest issue of the New … Read More

Could dad’s-to-be drinking cause foetal abnormalities? - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Feb 19, 2014

“Until now fathers’ lifestyle choices have not seen any repercussion on their unborn children. This ground-breaking research provides the first definitive evidence that fathers’ drinking habits pre-conception can cause significant fetal abnormalities.” That was from a press release for a paper in a little known journal called Animals, Cells and Systems. The foetal abnormalities they are referring to are … Read More