Bringing you the heart of the matter in LifeCycles by Laurie Edwards-Tate-All about Men’s Health Month.
As the national celebration of Men’s Health Month comes to a close this June, it is critical that the subject of men’s health continues as part of the national health care discussion.
According to Dr. Gremillion, published in menshealthnetwork.org ,
“There is a silent health crisis in America…it’s the fact that, on average, American men live sicker and die younger than American women.”
It is estimated that men die approximately 5 years earlier than women.
Here are morbidity rates by top disease processes which compare men and women, published by Men’s Health Network:
Read more on Laurie’s article at LifeCycles in the Communities Digital News