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Overview This chapter begins by providing a brief overview of masculinity and manhood and of cultural expectations of males. This includes the need to appear masculine and how societal expectations influence this and in turn how this may influence the design of health messag...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Communication-With-Men/Practitioner-
Guide-Effective-Mens-Health-Messaging
7/16/2014 10:57:33 AM
Introduction This document offers discussion and analysis that indicates present access to health services by males is less than optimal, and there are indeed opportunities to improve access and ultimately male health. Overview The health of males in Australia lags behind ...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Accessible-Health-Care/Practitioners
-Guide-Accessible-Health-Care-Men
7/16/2014 9:51:02 AM
Summary Practitioners will come into contact with males at every life stage and key transition point. The main messages from this guide emphasise:   Any attention on the individual should not be at the expense of considering the social structures that make problem-focuse...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Men-s-Mental-Health/Practitioner-Gui
de-Men-And-Mental-Health
7/16/2014 1:18:49 PM
Overview The term 'father' in this guide reflects the different ideas, responsibilities, duties, and activities that men play today in family life. In contemporary society, a father can be both biological and social and described as the significant male role model in a child...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Father-Inclusive-Practice/Practition
er-Guide-Men-Roles-Fathers
7/16/2014 12:20:46 PM
  The healthiest Australian employees are almost three times more productive than their unhealthy colleagues..."   These resource kits offer a set of practical guides and resources towards improving levels of active and incidental physical activity in the workplace. ...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Employment-Work/Resource-Kits-For-Work
place-Physical-Activity
8/9/2012 2:55:30 PM
This guide can help a GP provide easy to understand information to a man about prostate cancer screening and the likelihood of being diagnosed with prostate cancer. It is designed as a a practical factsheet for GPs to help them explain clearly and confidently about the risks...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Cancer/Early-Detection-of-Prostate-Cancer-
Guide
9/11/2012 2:01:37 PM
Being diagnosed with cancer comes as a shock to every patient. What follows is often a deluge of confusing information, mixed views on the treatment options and general confusion and uncertaintiy for the patient and their family. These resources offer a detailed guide to man...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Cancer/Localised-And-Advanced-Prostate-Can
cer-Guide
9/11/2012 2:30:55 PM
  Most men find it highly embarrassing and difficult to talk about incontinence, even with their partners...   Prostate cancer surgery can result in side effects including problems with erectile function and with continence. The challenge for practitioners is to be a...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Continence/A-Guide-For-Men-After-Prostate-
Surgery
10/4/2012 11:11:17 AM
  The Shed's values and intentions are to value and empower Aboriginal males and their families...   The Shed was established in 2004 as a partnership between the Western Sydney University, Men's Health Information and Resource Centre (MHIRC) and the Holy Family Church...
http://mengage.org.au/Communities/Mens-Sheds-Research/MHIRC--The-Shed-At-Mo
unt-Druitt
7/22/2014 11:20:48 AM
Overview The Australian Institute of Male Health & Studies (AIMHS) have developed informative men's health brochures and posters for male health promotion. The posters have positive messages for men, and the brochures contain facts about common men's health concerns, for exa...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Effective-Male-Health-Promotion/AIMH
S-Mens-Health-Promotion-Kits
11/23/2016 10:24:21 AM
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