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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...
7/16/2014 10:57:33 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...
7/16/2014 1:18:49 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. ...
8/9/2012 2:55:30 PM
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 ...
7/16/2014 9:51:02 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...
11/23/2016 10:24:21 AM
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...
7/16/2014 12:20:46 PM
Overview The guide aims to equip men and women with the tools necessary to facilitate early detection while providing a blueprint to achieving a healthy lifestyle for themselves and their loved ones. Men's Health Network is dedicated to building healthy families, one man at...
3/26/2014 12:45:11 PM
Creating healthy environments for Aborioginal and Torres Strait Islander men can also mean providing information and education. When continence problems occur, they can be a source of significiant shame, stress and social isolation for affected men and their families. These ...
10/4/2012 11:50:48 AM
  These are the kinds of practices that have delivered effective results within South Australia towards men's health...   In 2007, the South Australian Department of Health and Flinders University collaboprated to produce this resource which sets out background and app...
8/31/2012 11:10:08 AM
Men's Health Week (MHW) is an annual international campaign celebrated in June each year. Local communities in Australia are encouraged to run events that are relevant for men and boys in their local areas. Different communities tackle different men's health needs so the be...
3/24/2015 9:26:56 AM
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