| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Q: I have to get up three or four times a night to urinate. My doctor tells me that it is a benign prostate problem, but there is nothing benign about it because I often have a hard time getting back to sleep.
I was prescribed terazosin, but it has...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I am debating whether or not to fill the prescription for Estradiol, and I want more information on this drug, and estrogen in general. I need it for hot flashes. — M.G., San Diego
Dear M.G.: Estrogen is a highly misunderstood...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Q: I have been married for eight years. I met my husband 11 years ago, and I was on birth control pills. After having two kids and having my hormones go back to normal without any drugs, I found that the scent of my husband was not pleasing. I read an...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
As a 13-year survivor of prostate cancer, it was with great interest that I read the article, "My prostate cancer month" (Sept. 16) by Judy Berman.
My own cancer was discovered when, following general guidelines, I had a PSA test done as part of my...
| Sep 10, 2013
Starting this week, I will be engaging Chicago's #1 White Sox fan SOXMAN in a war of words as we go up against each other in our fantasy football league. Yes, Chicago's King of Geeks (thanks for the moniker Laurence Holmes!) is also a die-hard Cubs fan,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Settle this for us, Dan? Which is the bigger ask: a one-time, once-in-a-lifetime threesome or regular (and pretty damn elaborate) bondage sessions?
—Ruling On Private Enquiry Required
Let me guess: Your partner is into bondage, ROPER, and you're...
| Jul 28, 2013
The dietary supplement Rock-It Man was touted as a potent, all-natural solution for the symptoms of erectile dysfunction, one that promised results in just 25 minutes.
But when it was tested in a federal lab earlier this year, Rock-It Man turned out...
| Jul 27, 2013
For the past couple of months, we've inhabited a George Zimmerman universe. The murderer's acquittal on the strength of a Florida jungle gun law was an outrage to the state and the nation.
Since race was the reason for Zimmerman's interception of...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:57 PM
It is a strange confluence of events that we learn of the death of Virginia Johnson, who helped bring sex out of the shadows, just as Anthony Weiner threatens to send it back there.
Ms. Johnson, in partnership with Dr. William Masters in the 1960s,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
National Geographic Channel's two-hour special Sex: How It Works explores sex like never before through gripping real-life stories, new technology and cutting-edge computer graphics, journeying from first times to playing the field, all the way to...