National Men’s Health Week is celebrated each year the week leading up to and including Father’s Day, which is June 11-17, 2012. During this week, individuals, families, communities, and others work to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems, promote healthy living, and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.
More information: High-quality resources for men’s health info
- CDC – National Men’s Health Week, Resources & Links, Men’s Health Topics A-Z
- MedlinePlus – Men’s Health
- Mayo Clinic – Men’s Health: Preventing the top 7 threats
- Men’s Health Network – Screening guidelines for men and women (pdf)
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