Men have an important role to play in preventing the spread of HPV. It is too common for women (particularly women of color) to have barriers to screening services or accessing this vaccine. This makes it even more important for men to seek the vaccine and to encourage the women in their lives (particularly the ones they are having sex with) to also be vaccinated.
Adult male circumcision is being pushed as the latest magic bullet for the HIV pandemic — and there’s reason for enthusiasm. But circumcision will not guarantee that men won’t contract HIV or that their female partners are protected.
Studies are showing dramatic drops in sperm counts and rising rates of reproductive health problems for men throughout industrialized countries. Are environmental contaminants partially to blame?