So what do you really know about men's health?
Spend a few minutes on this quiz to find out what you know about key aspects of men's health. When you've finished, submit your answers and we'll analyse your score and correct the answers you got wrong.
Choose one answer to each question, unless specified.
At birth, females in the western world have a longer life expectancy than
males. By about how many years on average?
Whats the most common cause of death for males?
Which age-group is most affected by testicular cancer?
In the last 20 years, has the incidence of testicular cancer
Whats the most common symptom of testicular cancer?
Whats the standard treatment for testicular cancer?
Wheres the prostate gland?
Whats the most common symptom of prostate cancer?
Whats the standard treatment for prostate cancer thats detected early?
How many men suffer from erectile dysfunction (commonly known as impotence) at any one time?
The causes of erectile dysfunction (impotence) include (choose as many as you like)
Whats the most common sexual problem affecting men?
Whats a varicocele?
Whos more likely to commit suicide?
In the last 50 years, average sperm counts have
How many men have a fertility problem (e.g. a low sperm count)
Which of the following are sexually transmitted infections (choose as many
as you like)
The sexual behaviours that carry a high risk for transmitting HIV infection
include (choose as many as you like)
HIV is the virus that causes Aids
Which of these activities should be avoided when having sex with a condom
(choose as many as you like)
After a vasectomy, a man (choose as many as you like)
A man should consider losing weight if his Body Mass Index (BMI) exceeds
Ideally, what proportion of a mans body weight should be made
up of fat?
Which sex is more likely to be overweight?
The recommended sensible weekly drinking limit for men is (one unit
is equivalent to a half pint of beer)
What are the chances of a lifelong male smoker living until hes 73 years old?
Which of the following health problems can affect men? (choose as many
as you like)
Which of the following could be symptoms of depression in men (choose as
many as you like)
What's the most common cause of male balding?
What is the average length of an erect penis?
It's unhealthy for an adult man to masturbate more than
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