Useful information for healthcare professionals and their patients

  • The Society for the Study of Androgen Deficiency The purpose of this site is to provide information for both the general public and members of the Medical Profession. We hope that you will find that our Knowledge Base, designed for both groups, will be of interest to you. As a Society, we are interested in the part that Testosterone (androgen) deficiency can play in libido, sexual well-being, erection problems, diabetes, obesity, heart and circualtory disease, fatigue, Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss, ostoeporosis, frailty and aging generally in men and women.
  • Pituitary Foundation The Pituitary Foundation is a national UK charity, which is working to provide information and support to those living with pituitary disorders, including patients, their relatives, friends and carers.
  • European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) The European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) is a not-for-profit, multidisciplinary, academic and scientific organisation dedicated to male and female sexual function and dysfunction.
  • International Society for the Study of the Aging Male (ISSAM) The International Society for the Study of the Aging Male (ISSAM) was formed and incorporated in the United Kingdom in 1997 with the objective of promoting research, study and education on all matters relating to men's health after the age of 30. The Society sets out to promote the concept of healthy aging, and to support improvement of "Quality of Life" "life style" and "healthcare" for the aging man, through dissemination of information, and advancement of scientific and medical knowledge.
  • Kallmann Syndrome Organisation This web site has been set up to provide information for patients with Kallmann syndrome and their family and friends in additional to any health care professionals keen to learn more about this rare condition.
  • Klinefelter’s Syndrome Association The Klinefelter's Syndrome Association (KSA) is a UK registered charity founded in 1990 that exists to support all those affected by Klinefelter's Syndrome (KS) whether they are men and boys who have the syndrome, or their wives, partners, parents, grandparents, brothers, sisters, carers and friends. In seeking to preserve and promote the health and the welfare of all persons affected by Klinefelter's Syndrome the Association seeks to raise the profile of the condition with the medical profession, other public and private bodies and the general public so that all understand its implications, not only for the individual affected, but also for all those with whom they have contact during their lives.
  • European Men’s Health Forum (EMHF) The European Men’s Health Forum (EMHF) presents a new and major opportunity for a wide range of organisations and individuals to work together to raise the profile of men’s health at a Europe-wide level and within individual countries. EMHF has been initiated by The Men’s Health Forum, the leading advocate of men’s health in England and Wales, with the support and collaboration of partners who share its aim of tackling the poor state of male health across all the countries of Europe.
  • Men’s Health Network Men’s Health Network (MHN) is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to reach men and their families where they live, work, play, and pray with health prevention messages and tools, screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities, and patient navigation.
  • Andrology Australia Andrology Australia is a community and professional education programme providing information on male reproductive health.
  • Netdoctor Website NetDoctor.co.uk is a collaboration between committed doctors, health care professionals, information specialists and patients who believe that medical practice should be based on quality-assessed information and, wherever possible, on the basis of the principles of evidence-based medicine. Critical medical information must be presented in a clear and understandable language so that the patient fully understands his or her choices and decisions. Ultimately, it is the patient who must make the critical health choices. Over 250 of the UK's and Europe's leading doctors and health professionals write, edit and update the contents of NetDoctor.co.uk. In addition to creating written content for the patient these same health professionals respond to users questions and concerns regarding general health concerns.

Useful information for healthcare professionals and their patients

  • British Society for Sexual Medicine (BSSM) The British Society for Sexual Medicine (BSSM) was founded in 1997 with the mission to promote research and exchange of knowledge across the UK scientific community. The BSSM focuses on the basic science of sexual function and dysfunction, and the clinical aspects of diagnosis and treatment of sexual problems in men and women.

     

    The BSSM recognises the importance of a holistic approach to understanding human sexuality and its problems, and encourages research into all of its many aspects. The BSSM aims to foster and maintain the highest standards in clinical practice among our members, and to promote the adoption of similar standards across all UK health professionals.

  • European Association of Urology (EAU) The EAU represents the leading authority within Europe on urological practice, research and education. Over 16,000 medical professionals have joined its ranks and contribute to the mission of EAU, which is to advance the field of urology and urological care.
  • American Urological Association (AUA) Founded in 1902, the AUA is a premier urologic association, providing invaluable support to the urologic community. Our mission is to promote the highest standards of urological clinical care through education, research and the formulation of health care policy.
  • International Society of Sexual Medicine (ISSM) ISSM was established in 1978 with the purpose of promoting research and exchange of knowledge regarding various aspects of erectile dysfunction. Today, the ISSM covers the entire field of human sexuality.
  • European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) The European Society for Sexual Medicine is dedicated to Education and Science in Sexual Medicine. The ESSM has established several educational programs and developed criteria for certification in Sexual Medicine and Sexology.
  • European Men’s Health Forum (EMHF) The EMHF, established in 2001, is dedicated to the improvement of men’s health in all its aspects. Its vision is a future in which all men in Europe have an equal opportunity to attain the highest possible level of health and well-being.

     

    Its mission is to improve men’s health across all countries in Europe by promoting collaboration between organisations and individuals regarding the development and application of health-related policies, research, education and prevention programmes.

  • Androgen Society Founded in 2017, the Androgen Society is an international medical and scientific society dedicated to the study of androgens, in particular testosterone deficiency (hypogonadism) and its treatment. The mission of the Androgen Society is to bring together experts and interested individuals from all disciplines within medicine - including endocrinology, urology, general medicine, sexual medicine, and epidemiology – to promote education, research and training.
  • Healthy Male Previously known as Andrology Australia, Healthy Male is a provider of credible information about men’s health. Healthy Male collaborates with Australia’s leading researchers, specialists, clinicians and educators to develop informational materials that fill knowledge gaps in the area of men’s health, and empower men to take action on improving their health.
  • Men's Health Network (MHN) Men's Health Network is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to reach men, boys and their families with health awareness and disease prevention messages and tools, screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities and patient navigation.
  • Pituitary Foundation The Pituitary Foundation is a national support and information organisation for pituitary patients, their families, friends and carers. We are the UK's leading charity providing support to people affected by disorders of the pituitary gland such as acromegaly, Cushing's, prolactinoma, diabetes insipidus and hypopituitarism.
  • American Association for Klinefelter Syndrome Information and Support (AAKSIS) AAKSIS is a volunteer association with the mission of education, support, research, and understanding of 47 XXY and its variants, collectively known as Klinefelter syndrome.
  • Klinefelter’s Syndrome Association The Klinefelter's Syndrome Association (KSA) is a UK registered charity founded in 1990 with the goal to support all men and boys affected by Klinefelter's Syndrome (KS), and their families, partners and friends.
  • Kallmann Syndrome Kallmann syndrome is a rare genetic disorder in humans that is defined by a delay/absence of signs of puberty along with an absent/impaired sense of smell. Information for parents and patients with Kallmann syndrome and their family and friends.