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The policy document pack begins with a discussion of male health issues and the public consultations conducted in its development. The consultations and an extensive review of the literature, led to the following underpinning assumptions: The health of Australian mal... 4/18/2012 4:03:48 PM
The Australian Men's Health Forum (AMHF) states that in order to improve the alarming state of male health the National Male Health Policy 2010 (NMHP) needs to be endorsed and funded by Government. Policy, practice and funding is crucial for the improvement of men's health in...
9/12/2016 9:03:07 AM
MENGAGE is pleased to share this introduction to the all-male health study Ten to Men from The University of Melbourne. Our own Professor John Macdonald, Director of Men’s Health Information and Resource Centre (MHIRC) was one of the editors of these papers. Men have a short...
11/9/2016 10:07:46 AM
It is revealing to compare the different approaches used by governments across the world when addressing public health, especially in male health.  Many governments still barely recognise that male health is even an issue. This document provides a useful overview of the ap...
8/6/2012 4:30:24 PM
  Unemployed males are around 4.6 times more likely to take their own lives than employed males, lending evidence that there is significant correlation between unemployment rates and suicide mortality in males.   Introduction We have always pointed out the importance ...
1/13/2015 3:04:28 PM
This review provides an excellent summary of the current state of male Aboriginal health, outling factors, influences and health outcomes. It covers: Historical and contemporary influences The context of indigenous male health Mortality Hospita...
8/1/2012 4:19:42 PM
Policy Central Australia has done realtively well in formaulating male-specific health policies. Here you'll find them in one place. If you know of others, let us know! Older Men And Health Understanding what older men need from health policies is essential to being ab... 12/22/2011 11:15:11 AM
Introduction The social determinants of health approach has been applied to many populations but, strangely, not often to men’s health. Two exceptions are Professor John J. Macdonald's Australian National Male Health Policy and his 2006 article in the Australian Medical Jo...
8/7/2015 4:08:07 PM
  [health] is the successful interaction/ relationship which individuals and communities have with their environment.   Salutogenesis and The Sense Of Coherence Professor Antonovsky was interested in the factors that keep people healthy in difficult to extreme circums...
11/25/2014 9:35:28 AM
  The health of Australian males can be improved through a strong partnership between patient, doctor and other health care professionals...   Men’s health attitudes and behaviours, and health outcomes, are the result of a complex interaction of factors including ag...
8/9/2012 10:05:19 AM
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