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Unhealthy lifestyles and stress are wreaking havoc on Chinese menís health

People in the rapidly urbanizing area of southern China are facing increasing health problems as the face growing work pressures and unhealthier lifestyles. Erectile dysfunction (52% of men over 40), prostatitis (150 million men) and sterility are some of the health problems these stressed male workers face. In addition, 37.6% of men suffer insomnia, 27.6% suffer dermatitis and 25.1% suffer from psychological problems. The prevalence increases again when men in Chinaís largest city are studied.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Hindu

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About: Unhealthy lifestyles and stress are wreaking havoc on Chinese menís health

Date: 3 November 2004

Source: The Hindu


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