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  In what ways can health services ensure that they better understand and meet the health needs of men?...   The Victorian Department Of Health has taken a positive approach towards male health and recognises that there is a gendered difference in male health outcomes ...
8/22/2012 12:11:45 PM
Men are increasingly accustomed to messages about looking after their physical wellbeing through actions such as regular exercise, healthy food intake and other aspects of health for the body. There are also established programs for managing mental health focusing on depress...
12/7/2012 3:23:17 PM
  Deaths due to suicide significantly exceed fatalities from motor vehicle accidents and homicides combined.   Mengage is delighted to draw attention to this new initiative on the important issue of male mental health and suicide prevention. The number of male suicide...
9/6/2016 11:06:11 AM
  This broader perspective has the potential to initiate a more flexible approach for some of these [hard to engage] men...   Gender is a recognised social determinant of health and wellbeing, yet surprisingly few services have adopted a gender-based approach towards ...
8/22/2012 11:11:18 AM
There is a growing body of research that demonstrates the importance of developing environments within health services that demonstrate a readiness to welcome and engage with males. Within different contexts, the things that services should do will differ but generally they ...
2/12/2013 12:15:14 PM
Introduction Many Australians spend more than a third of their day at work and often endure long commutes, in addition some men are obliged to undertake the most dangerous and strenuous work in unsafe environments. Factors contributing to work stress include: high demands, l...
10/21/2014 11:11:15 AM
This a set of poster and factsheet resources with supporting video content that promotes the role of an involved father in managing child and personal health within families with a mental illness. Resources provided for fathers cover physical and emotional wellbeing, managin...
8/27/2012 9:33:02 AM
Overview   Fathers have a significant impact on the social, cognitive, emotional and physical wellbeing of children from infancy to adolescence...   We shouldn’t underestimate the vast importance of fathers in children’s lives, not only because children ‘need and love...
2/21/2014 12:31:57 PM
The evaluation identifies, through qualitative and quantitative means to what degree Men’s Sheds:  help men regain a sense of purpose in life enhance self-esteem decrease social isolation facilitate friendship and companionship provide an e...
2/20/2014 12:04:41 PM
A situational approach to mental health literacy, centres around the idea of situational distress which encompasses a significantly challenging or troubling mixed experience of mind, thoughts, emotions, bodily sensations, or behaviours, most often associated with an apparent ...
6/4/2017 1:40:12 PM
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