Men's Health

  • News

    July 31, 2013

    The Suicide of LeAnn Leutner

    She left behind a baby boy, an estranged lover, and a custody case that would challenge progressive New York

  • Voice Choices

    April 10, 2013


    The Sister spit gang returns

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    Beyond The Bris: Website Unites Anti-Circumcision Jews

    When the Brooklyn District Attorney's office announced that it would investigate the death of an infant who got herpes during a controversial circumcision practice, many decided to revisit the tradition, and ask whether it still has a place in modern society. Now, this particular case deals with a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    The Internet Is Out to Kill Your Future Babies

    ​Back in the old days, your grandpa had to walk 50 miles to his schoolhouse while barefoot in the snow, carrying a bushel of 30-pound books not to mention hot potatoes in his pockets to ward off hypothermia, leading to second-degree burns on his fingertips and wrists. However, he has nothing o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2011

    Anthony Weiner's Mustache: An Exploration

    As ABC News points out, the former Congressman now known most infamously for his mislaid sexts, a/k/a, Anthony Weiner, is cultivating his facial hair, per a photo snapped in New York's own Soho on Black Friday. Is this sporty-go-lucky mustache for Movember (note: Movember ends Thursday) or is it per ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    FYI: It Is 'Have Sex With a Guy With a Mustache Day'

    ​Guys: It's November 18. Do you know where your mustache is? Coincidentally (or very much not), November (Movember) happens to include a special holiday also known as "Have Sex With a Guy With a Mustache Day" -- only if you want to, and consensually. We thought you should know this.

  • Voice Choices

    November 16, 2011


    St. John’s hosts Northeastern

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2011

    Novembeards and Movembers: A November Series on Facial Hair

    ​No Shave Novembeard is upon us! Soon, the streets of New York will be filled with dudes growing out their stubble not just to look like attractive lumberjacks, but rather, to celebrate puns. There are also those growing moustaches for a cause: participants in Movember nobly grow moustaches to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Movember: Shave Off Your Moustache (and Grow It Back) for Men's Health, Amusement

    ​Today is November 1, which makes it the start of an annual movement in which men grow mustaches to help raise both money and awareness for men's health issues, a/k/a, Movember. "Mo" is slang for mustache in Australia, where the movement began when a small group of guys competed in a mustache ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2011

    Sperm Bank to Redheads: Keep Your Semen to Yourself

    ​Cryos, a Danish network of sperm banks with clinics around the world, has stopped taking donations from men with red hair. The Telegraph reports that there is a low demand internationally for redheaded sperm donors. Cryos has received more donations recently than ever before, allowing them to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Annette Bening Hot For Mark Ruffalo

    ​Well, not sexually. I don't think. I'll let her do the explaining. At last night's New York Film Critics soiree, Annette accepted the Best Actress honor for The Kids Are All Right in which she and lover Julianne Moore have kids via sperm donor Mark Ruffalo.

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2011

    New York's First Commercial Sperm Bank!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 29, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 43 Deposits & withdrawals: the finances of sperm By Ellen Frankfort In 1866 an Italian scientist, working by himself, wondering how he could preserve human sperm cells, placed a single tube of semen in t ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Study Revealing the Health Benefits of Staring at Boobs Is, Sadly, an Urban Legend

    ​For some reason this weird German study from 2009 is making the rounds, and it would be irresponsible not to bring it to your attention after reputable sources Roger Ebert and Slate both tweeted out its wisdom. Basically: Research says that staring at women's breasts is good for men's health ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    November 17, 2009


    Comedians torture each other for a good cause

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Chocolate Milk the New Red Wine; Pre-Teens Arrested for Food Fight

    ​Skim milk with flavonoid-rich cocoa may be almost just as good as red wine for reducing inflammation and potentially slowing or preventing the development of atherosclerosis, according to a new study. [NY Times] A new study suggests that exposure to high levels of BPA, the chemical found in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    Obama Tells Men's Health About Sneaking Smokes, Bowling

    The new Men's Health has Obama on the cover, and asks him questions about his men's health, including his on-again off-again smoking habit. His answers are, as usual, impeccably politic but still fascinating. He says he was "never really a heavy smoker" -- can you relate? -- but during the campaign ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2008

    Giants Huddle with Mt. Sinai, Announce Game Plan, Play to Win Etc.

    Men are less likely than women to go to the doctor. What, besides erectile dysfunction or thinning hair, would motivate them to visit more often? How about the New York Giants? Mt. Sinai Medical Center announces they and the Super Bowl champs will "Team Up" to "Tackle" men's health issues. The Giant ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 12, 2007

    Schlong Song

    Circumcision: Health-conscious procedure or unnecessary sexual amputation?

  • Music

    June 5, 2007

    Running with the Bullshit

    Southern semi-toughs write thrilling checks their asses can't cash

  • Theater

    February 20, 2007

    Double Trouble

    Two debauched tales of drugs, C-list actresses, and men behaving badly

  • Columns

    May 9, 2006

    The Pinky Swear

    Benefits of prostate stimulation and the rise of bend-over boyfriends

  • News

    June 10, 2003

    Breasts and Balls

    Pandering Pols Seek Cancer Pension for Firefighters With Either

  • News

    February 12, 2002

    A Cancer Grows in Brooklyn

    High Prostate Cancer Rates in Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights

  • Columns

    June 6, 2000
  • News

    May 23, 2000

    Catharsis or Collapse

    Did Cancer or Character Kill Rudy's Run for the Senate?

  • News

    May 2, 2000

    A Kinder, Gentler Rudy?

    How Rudy Prepared for His Bad-News Press Briefing

  • News

    March 16, 1999

    In the Shadow of Death

    A Mystery Virus Triggers Rumors of a Murder Plot Against the Cancer-Stricken Louis Farrakhan and Talk of a Power Struggle Inside His Nation Of Islam

  • News

    October 13, 1998