The Clinical Takeaway: Male preconception health

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In this episode:

 

– GPs need to assess the patient’s overall health status paying particular attention to lifestyle issues such as smoking, excessive alcohol use and CV risk factors
– Paternal obesity increases the CV risk of the offspring
– Evidence does not support the use of any particular dietary supplement
– Assess the patient’s mental health status and ask specifically about erectile dysfunction and problems with ejaculation

 

 

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

 

Total time: 32 mins

 

Guest: Dr Sarah Catford, Endocrinologist and Andrologist

 

Recommended resources:

 

Healthy Male Website

 

 

 

 

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