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Hair Ball of the Day | Aydian Dowling “Men’s Health” Cover As “Ultimate Guy” Finalist

We’re rooting for our guy, Aydian Dowling. Men’s Health reports: From the very beginning of our Search for the Ultimate Men’s HealthGuy, the men on this list have impressed us with their personal stories of strength, perseverance, and success. They’ve outlasted the competition, proving not only their mental and physical chops, but their dedication to giving back […]

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Bring Change 2 Mind Gets Men Talking about Mental Health with its New PSA Featuring Brandon Marshall, Ben Scrivens, Wayne Brady, and Michael Angelakos

January 21, 2015 – Bring Change 2 Mind is excited to launch its groundbreaking new PSA campaign, #StrongerThanStigma, to encourage men to normalize conversations around mental health. Produced in partnership with Brandon Marshall’s Project 375, this campaign features four men who have each made mental health advocacy a part of his platform. We invite you […]

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Mike Enders Chats with Medical Esthetician Brandon Doyle & Receives a Chemical Peel | Health Video

Accidental Bear’s Mike Enders, stops in to chat with medical esthetician, Brandon Doyle at 360 Skin in San Francisco, his go to skin health guy. They address skin concerns for winter months and other skin care needs specific to men. Watch video below where Mike receives a chemical peel to counteract years of sun damage. […]

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A/B Health 2014: Ep. 3: SF Trainer Pablo Escobar Turns Up the Heat! : Biceps, Abs, and Accountability Oh My!

“Biceps, Abs, and Accountability Oh My!” Accidental Bear kicks off the year with a brand new health series. First up to bat is San Francisco Personal Trainer Pablo Escobar at Alex Fitness Castro. *****Update: Find Pablo at: Diakadi Gym in San Francisco www.diakadibody.com/pablo-schmidt-escobar and on Facebook Trainer Pablo teaches me the proper way to do exercise that I have […]

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A/B Health 2014: Getting Physical with SF Trainer Pablo Escobar: Ep. #1 “Numbers Don’t Lie”

  “Numbers Don’t Lie” Accidental Bear kicks off the year with a brand new health series, connecting mind, body and spirit. We don’t like the word resolution, so we’ll call it our  yearly re-set or check-in. We will be touching base on many different health modalities throughout this series. **** Update 1/06/2015 Pablo is now […]

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Book: What Every Gay Man Needs to Know About Prostate Cancer

  The Essential Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Recovery  Edited by Gerald Perlman, PhD Breaking the silence around the special concerns and issues faced by gay men diagnosed with prostate cancer, this new book explores the full spectrum of experiences from diagnosis to recovery.   March 8, 2013 – Riverdale Avenue Books/Magnus is proud to publish the […]

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Accidental Bear Visits Medical Esthetician Brandon Doyle at 360SKIN: Microdermabrasion and Waxing Videos

Tis the season to check in with your esthetician to discuss possible damage done over the summer and to prepare your skin for the season to come. Accidental Bear, Mike Enders checks in with his skin go to guy, Medical  Esthetician Brandon Doyle at 360Skin in San Francisco, CA. Together they come up with a game plan […]

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Watch: 5 Exercises with Trainer Johnny Pearman to Get You Street Fair Ready: Video

Over the years I have observed within the gay community all sorts of rituals based around street fairs, parades and parties. Basically, annual events that have the potential for you being shirtless or nude in public. I have heard or been part of conversations involving men’s workout routines prior to street fairs, parades and parties. And […]

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Conner Habib is New Resident SEXpert for NewNowNext: Lack Of Sex Drive Conundrum (Video)

Conner Habib tackles sex questions straight on as well as on a philosophical and psychological level. Conner will often turn the mirror back on the person asking the sex question to get the bottom of things. Smart SEXpert, knowledgable and lots of fieldwork, Conner Habib is the right man for this job.   NewNowNext’s Renaissance Man of […]

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Play With Your Balls Like a Rubiks Cube Men: Testicular Cancer Ads of Men in Playful Undies (Photos)

Peru’s Liga Contra El Cancer, The League Against Cancer,  just launched a hairy new campaign encouraging men to play with their balls like a Rubiks Cube, Playstation controllers, or  a Blackberry to get a hold of things and to detect early warning signs of possible testicular cancer. Below are three sample of playful undies to guy you and […]

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The Suicide of a Gay Therapist Highlights the Unseen Mental Health Challenges for Aging Gay Men

  This is some powerful food for thought. Human  have many layers, many that never reach the surface. As in the case of gay therapist Bob Bergeron, as some darker layers of himself surfaced that were hidden beyond his mask of joy, suicide was the result. BOB BERGERON was so relentlessly cheery that people sometimes […]

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Accidental Bear’s Face Used as Pin Cushion: “Facial Rejuvenation” Acupuncture Demo Video

As part of our health video series  for our Men’s Health Resource “Inside First,” we visit with San Francisco Acupuncturist Eric Kerr who practices out of The Blue Buddha that’s nestled in a classic San Francisco building, just a few steps away from the bustling Polk Street corridor, rests a sanctuary created just for you. An intimate space that feels […]

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Accidental Bear Offers His Body to Science, Chiropractor Actually (Videos)

  As part of our new health video series for our men’s health brother site, Inside First, we sent owner Mike Enders out to find out if chiropractic work is all that it’s cracked up to be. Mike visits chiropractor Brian Rizzo in San Francisco’s Castro, and gets some questions answered: Why should someone seek chiropractic care? […]

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A Relational Perspective on The Psychological Treatment of Gay Men: Treating Symptoms or Treating People?

In Continuing on our health journey, our brother site, Inside First :Men’s Health Resource, we are aiming for better health, current and quality  information on issues of mental health, fitness and nutrition. We are expanding and strengthening our team everday. Below our teams newest contributor, Dr. Todd Troutman. “Dr. Troutman holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a […]

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Gay Men’s Body Image: Near 50 Percent Would Sacrifice 1 Year Of Their Lives For The Perfect Body, Survey Finds

One part me says, “Are you kidding me?” This is exactly what I think is wrong  with the minds of a majority of gay me, willing to die for their physical appearance and putting their bodies as their number one priority. The other part of thinks, “One year, I’d only loose one year?” via www.huffingtonpost.com Exactly […]

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Official Launch of “Inside First” Gay Men’s Health Resource by Accidental Bear

I.F. Only Inside First aims to be  a quality resource for gay men to safely learn, teach and communicate about health issues with one another in the spirit of good health. We want to tackle hard to talk about issues and diminish any shame associated with our bodies and what my be happening with them […]

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Video Series: Accidental Bear Talks Fitness and Nutrition with Johnny Pearman

  We continue our health series and  team up again with celebrity personal trainer Johnny Pearman to discuss fitness and nutrition and there relation to one another. During our first video workout session together we discovered that there were many questions that came up regarding pre and post workout. In this series we will address frequently asked […]

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NEW: “Ask the Doctor” Part 3 Hep C & Fisting, STD Clinics, Increased Rates of STDs in Minorities Higher

This finishes up our first round of questions for our “Ask the Doctor” web series. This section, part 3, focusses on Hep C, Gay Men’s Health Clinics & increased rates of STDs in Minorities Higher. Out next round of questions coming soon!! Please send any questions you may have for the doctor to accidentalbear@gmail.com   […]

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Accidental Bear Kicks Off Video Series “Ask the Doctor” with The Healthy Bear’s Dr George

Accidental Bear Website starts off its, “Ask the Doctor” web series and teamed up with Dr George Forgan-Smith from The Healthy Bear Website based in Melbourne Australia. The focus of discussions will be to answer questions pertaining to men’s health issues. This edition 1 topics: jock itch, sports drinks, top concerns for sexually active gay […]