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  We need to understand the factors that support or interfere with men’s ability to effectively assume the evolving role of father...   This resource provides a useful review of father-involvement in the Canadian context, with many principles valid to Australian se...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Father-Inclusive-Practice/Social-Sci
ence
-Tells-Us-About-Fathers
9/25/2012 1:28:52 PM
With girls seemingly unaffected by their fathers working 55 hours or more per week, the study also found that, by comparison, working hours of mothers had little impact on children. Child behaviour was measured in kids at the ages of five, eight and ten. Researchers are calli...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Employment-Work/Work-Hours-Child-Gende
r-Behavior-Childhood
6/13/2014 9:13:14 AM
Introduction Research shows that boys tend to achieve a poorer academic performance in reading and writing than girls at school nationally and internationally. Boys are also less likely than girls to finish high school (Year 12) education, or go on to university. (ABS 2006...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Education/Learning-Partnership--Engagi
ng-Boys-Education
10/20/2015 11:56:43 AM
Drinking & Alcoholism A 2004 study by the Department of Health and Ageing revealed that the direct cost of alcohol abuse was around $15 billion per annum. Alcohol abuse has many flow-over effects into other areas of health with a particular effect on male suicides, road ...
http://mengage.org.au/Behaviours/Drinking 11/18/2011 11:30:19 AM
For many men work is an integral part of their lives which gives them part of their identity. Without work life would lose some of its meaning. Work can provide structure and a purpose for the day, as well as providing the satisfaction of doing something well. It also helps c...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Employment-Work/BeyondBlue-Heads-Up 10/21/2014 12:54:20 PM
This resources provides direct links to statistics about major types of cancers that affect males in NSW. Data is current to end 2008. Bladder Cancer Bowel Cancer Brain Cancer Breast Cancer Cancer Of Unknown Primary ...
http://mengage.org.au/Conditions/Cancer/Incidences-Of-Cancer-In-Males-In-NS
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9/5/2012 11:15:08 AM
  It has an easy to read style with plenty of relevant information and images...   The connection between fathering and good health is becoming increasingly clear. Fathers today generally want to be involved with their children and families and there is always room for...
http://mengage.org.au/Life-Stages/Becoming-A-Father/Relationships-Australia
--On-Being-A-Dad
9/10/2012 4:04:04 PM
  For men, a larger family network has a positive effect on his wellbeing...   It is relatively common knowledge that men and women need a solid social network as part of their ability of to maintain health and wellbeing.  Social inclusion is one of the listed Social ...
http://mengage.org.au/Social-Factors/Friendships-Relationships/Family-Matte
rs-More-For-Mens-Well-Being
8/24/2012 3:14:25 PM
  Reaching men electronically could permit effective health education without disrupting busy schedules...   In the United States, male deaths due to preventable diseases remain significantly higher in men than for women. For example, men are 1.6 times as likely to die...
http://mengage.org.au/Work-Effectively/Communication-With-Men/Educating-Men
-about-Health-In-The-Digital-Age
3/6/2012 12:44:55 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
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