Tuesday, November 10, 2015

10 health problems that men prefer to ignore

According to a British study, men are twice as likely as women to make an appointment with their doctor. Many of them could have avoided death if they had taken the time to consult a doctor instead of making their own diagnoses. Here are 10 not to ignore pain.

1. Cough
You have a cough that persists for more than three weeks? It may be time to see instead of saying that "it will pass." If you are under 50 years, the probabilities whether lung cancer are slim. But do not take risks, you'd better check.
A cough that does not go, infections in the chest, difficulty catching his breath, persistent chest pain or arm, are symptoms of lung cancer.

2. A bump
Never ignore a bump that appears, no matter where it is located. It is better to show it to your doctor. And young men should never be taken lightly bump that appears on their testicles. Is that testicular cancer is most common in men aged between 20 and 35 years. It is besides cancer that was diagnosed cyclist Lance Armstrong, who has recovered.
You can feel your testicles after a warm bath or shower to see if anything has changed. Over this cancer is diagnosed early, the greater the chances of recovery are high. This is also one of the cancers with the highest remission rate when treated early in the development of the disease. This does not mean that all the bumps are cancerous. But it is better not to risk it and see.

3. feel depressed
We all from time to time blues. But if you take no pleasure in the things that made you happy, if everything that made you smile has no effect, you do feel like anything, it is perhaps a sign that you sink into depression. More women than men are affected by depression. However, men are more likely to commit suicide during a depression. It is therefore important to analyze the situation and see if it is on a busy sadness or something more serious. If you are really depressed, your sadness last for weeks, even months, without anything changing.
A variety of things can affect your mental health. Redundancy financial insecurity, via lovers problems.
Depression is not a sign of weakness. We should not be ashamed. In fact, one in 10 will suffer at one time or another in his life. Your doctor can quickly analyze if you have depression and will help you out. Because one thing is certain: you will need professional help.

4. Difficulty urinating
When the prostate gland enlarges, it can push the tube that brings urine to the bladder, which explains why it is more difficult to urinate. You can then easily urinate or see that the flow is not as usual.
There is likely, even if they are weak, that it is a cancer of the prostate, is the most common cancer in men, usually older men. If you experience these symptoms, do not hesitate to consult. Although it is not cancer, your doctor will give you ways to cure your discomfort. This is an easy and effective treatment.

5. Pain in the abdomen
It can of course be a simple indigestion. But if the pain is always present in the morning, and are particularly violent, better consult a doctor.
The abdomen is a region of relatively wide body which includes a plurality of bodies. The pain can be caused by many things. Most of these causes are benign, but not all. It may be appendicitis, pancreatitis, or inflammation of the gallbladder. This means that you must be medically treated.

6. Pain in the chest
Chest pain is often caused by heartburn. This does not mean that we should not pay attention. If you believe there is more of a heart attack, call 9-1-1 immediately.
Fortunately, most chest pain -especially among young men-, are not serious. Shingles, muscle sprain, stress, gastroesophageal reflux, are some reasons that may explain the chest pain.
But the chest pain is a symptom of coronary artery disease. So check with a doctor the cause of the pain.
Coronary heart disease can look like a indigestion pain that usually spreads from the center of the chest to the arm, neck, jaw, back or stomach. Very few men in their twenties or thirties have heart attacks, but treat early symptoms of coronary artery disease is a precaution that will benefit future years.

7. Sudden Weight Loss
If you diet and lose weight, more power to you! But if you lose weight without any reason and that your pants and sweaters have become all too large, there may be something wrong. There is probably nothing to worry about, but sometimes sudden weight loss can hide a disease, such as bowel cancer. For peace of mind, better to make an appointment at your clinic.

8. Blood
It's very simple: when you go to toilettex, for whatever reason, it should not be blood. If there is blood in the urine is indicative of a blockage in the tubes carrying urine from the bladder to the outside of the body. This may be caused by cysts, stones, infection or inflammation. So check what is causing the problem.
There are many minor reasons that may explain the presence of blood in the stool, the most common being hemorrhoids. But as it is also a sign of colon cancer, it is better to consult a doctor quickly to avert the worst scenarios.

9. Headaches
A persistent headache should be checked with a doctor. Even if the chances are low for whether a brain tumor. Most headaches are caused by tension, which is due to stress, fatigue, eyestrain, poor posture, or alcohol because tobacco outlet. Another explanation a migraine.
Although it is rare that headaches are deadly when they are persistent, they affect the quality of life, affecting your productivity at work, affecting your mood and your leisure time. A doctor may direct you on how to counter these headaches.

10. Exhaustion
You may feel exhausted for business reasons because you work too much or because you insomnia. And sometimes, because of these two reasons the same time! If the reason for your fatigue is obvious, there is an effective solution: go to bed earlier!
But the problem is when you do not know the reason for your exhaustion. At this time, an appointment at the clinic is required. A variety of reasons for this intense fatigue, including chronic fatigue, diabetes, anemia, low metabolism. Sometimes it's just stress. Even if this is the case, a doctor will guide you to the best care.
If you notice a symptom of fatigue, the worst thing to do is ignore the problem. Even if it does not matter, you'll have a clear conscience by going to a doctor and maybe you will sleep better. If ever there is a health problem more serious, you will have more chance to rectify the situation by identifying the problem early.

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