Dr. Grace Hyun, MD

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Affiliation:

  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on the slow-growing tumor and acting only when it becomes aggressive.

    But a new, long-term European study says this str...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pelvic exercises can benefit men with chronic premature ejaculation, according to a new study.

    Premature ejaculation -- defined as occurring within one minute -- affects many men at some point in their lives. Although different treatments exist, ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    SATURDAY, March 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Anti-cholesterol drugs known as statins may help impotent men have stronger erections, a new evidence review suggests.

    But typical effects appear to be much smaller than those caused by Viagra-like drugs, and it may be barely noticeable to many...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Interventional Radiology:

    MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new noninvasive procedure may bring long-term relief from symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate, a new study suggests.

    As men age, the prostate gland grows larger and may begin to press on the urethra. Enlarged pros...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    MONDAY, March 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A blood test alone is not enough to diagnose low testosterone levels in men, and it should be used in tandem with a physical exam, a panel of experts says.

    The number of men in the United States diagnosed with low testo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    WEDNESDAY, March 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Surgery may trump a "watch-and-wait" approach when it comes to treating prostate cancer, especially in younger patients, according to a new study.

    Death and the spread of cancer were less likely for men who underwent a radical prostatectomy to...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The tools of war have changed. With the increased use of powerful explosive devices, men and women patrolling on foot in bomb-laced areas of combat are increasingly suffering traumatic injuries to the groin and genitals, experts say.

    Those injurie...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology/diabetes/metabolism:

    MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Following the recent announcement from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration about the potential hazards of using testosterone supplements in older men, another group of experts is raising concerns about the popular treatments.

    In a statement, spe...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new hormone therapy drug for men with prostate cancer may increase survival a bit and delay progression of the disease in men who have advanced prostate cancer that has been resistant to standard hormonal therapies, a new study suggests.

    The s...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new nonsurgical treatment for enlarged prostate might help ease symptoms such as frequent urination at night, Brazilian researchers report.

    Enlarged prostate -- formally known as benign prostate hyperplasia -- affects most men as they age, in...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A link may exist between the sleep hormone melatonin and prostate cancer, according to a new study. But experts say it's too early for men to start popping melatonin supplements to help prevent the disease.

    Results of the study, which included 928...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Urology:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- When men are young, testosterone tends to get a bad rap, often blamed for aggressive and overly competitive behavior. But as men get older, the bad rap continues, though for a different reason.

    In older men, it's low testosterone that has captur...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    MONDAY, Dec. 23, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- The flu vaccine is less effective for men than women, and researchers at Stanford University believe they've figured out why.

    The male hormone testosterone causes genes in the immune system to produce fewer antibodies, or defense mechanisms, in re...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health:

    WEDNESDAY, Dec. 18, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Should people in danger of contracting HIV because they have risky sex take a pill to prevent infection, or will the medication encourage them to take even more sexual risks?

    After years of debate on this question, a new international study sug...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pharmacy:

    TUESDAY, Dec. 17, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- In rare cases, Ritalin and some other drugs used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can cause long-lasting and sometimes painful erections, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday.

    If this condition -- called pria...Full Article