I Was 19-Years-Old When I Realized I Was Going Bald

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A 20-something’s journey into manhood.

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How My Poor Eyesight Wreaked Havoc on My Masculinity

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At 23-years old, Christopher Dale found out he had gaping holes in his field of vision. The effect was alienating and emasculating.

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To Beard Or Not To Beard

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Trends come and go, but let’s face it, love ‘em or hate ‘em, beards are here to stay.

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The Masculine Vulnerability Paradox

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What “vulnerability” really is, and why it has nothing to do with “weakness”

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A Short, Surprising Insight About Gender and Creativity

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It’s called psychological androgyny—“creative individuals are more likely to have not only the strengths of their own gender but those of the other one too.”

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Real Men and Self-Perception

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Amber Colyer shares her observations of a man’s need for validation and how this affects how men view themselves.

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Can the Tears of Men Help Heal the World?

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Holding in grief is not just emotionally dangerous for men, it also affects physical health and is definite detriment of society

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Everything You Need to Know About Testosterone But Were Afraid to Ask

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Finding the level of testosterone that is “just right for me” should be your goal.

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Being The Skinny Guy

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Do you want to be the skinny guy? It’s not all that great, warns writer Kevin Kelley.

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A Man by Any Other Name — Does “Gentleman” Still Mean Anything?

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Once upon a time it was a designation of character. One that men strove for, one that was valued. Are those times forever gone?

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Failure is Probably Why You’re Such a Success

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If you think you could have done more with your life, read this and find out why.

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Where’s Willy?

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I lost my penis again last week. To be fair, it is that time of year, but it’s always disconcerting nonetheless.

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One College’s Quest to Deconstruct the Man Box

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Richmond College is leading the way to obliterate the man box once and for all!

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500 Years of the Model Man

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The trap of the man box could be leading to higher male suicide rates. But one thing is sure, the historical concept of masculinity is always changing.

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Is Dude the New Gentleman?

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A dude is a special blend of characteristics. Do you have what it takes to achieve dudeness?

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Beards, Moustaches, and Facial Hair in History

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Male facial grooming doesn’t just follow fashion trends. There is also history in the beard, and culture in the moustache.

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