Posts tagged "Men’s Health Month"
APHA roundtable: Less talk, more action to improve men’s health

APHA roundtable: Less talk, more action to improve men’s health

One half of APHA’s mission is to achieve equity in health status. Last week, its fourth annual Men’s Health Roundtable tackled one notable inequity — men’s health outcomes compared to women’s — and action steps to overcome it.
APHA roundtable: How to improve preconception care and family planning for boys and men

APHA roundtable: How to improve preconception care and family planning for boys and men

Yesterday, the third Annual Men’s Health Roundtable of public health experts came to APHA to explain why boys and men are not as healthy as they should be — and how we can turn the tide.
June is Men's Health Month: Heart disease causes 1 in 4 male deaths

June is Men’s Health Month: Heart disease causes 1 in 4 male deaths

June is Men's Health Month, which seeks "to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys."
APHA Get Ready: Why men should be prepared for disasters

APHA Get Ready: Why men should be prepared for disasters

June is Men’s Health Month, a great time to remind American men and boys that they need to be prepared for emergencies. Check out tips from APHA Men's Health Caucus member Steve Petty.
Celebrating 20 years of National Men’s Health Week

Celebrating 20 years of National Men’s Health Week

Salvatore J. Giorgianni, Jr., PharmD, chair of APHA Men’s Health Caucus, shared his insight on the keys to men’s health — notably “awareness, prevention, education and family” — in a conversation with Public Health Newswire.
Gun violence prevention an important topic during Men's Health Month

Gun violence prevention an important topic during Men’s Health Month

Recent school shootings and Men's Health Month observance have brought gun violence prevention into the national spotlight.