Championing Men on Father’s Day

The holiday that might never have been is coming this Sunday. Believe it or not, Father’s Day is a new holiday in the United States. Father’s Day originated in the middle ages promoted by the Franciscans. The Spanish and Portuguese brought the idea of father’s Day, though then called Saint Joseph’s day, to the New…

PSA

(Information on understanding your prostate, an excerpt from The Life of Men by Jeffrey Rabuffo, MD, chapter titled The Doctor Is In) PSAs As noted above, PSA, or prostate specific antigens, are produced in the outer or peripheral zone of the prostate gland. In guys, this antigen circulates throughout our bloodstream. The acronym PSA is…

Prostate Pain

As part of my mission to raise awareness among men, their families, and the general public about prostate health and cancer, which I do through my non-profit organization, the New England Men’s Health Initiative (NEMHI), I thought I’d share this section on prostate pain from my book, The Life of Men. The following excerpt is…