June is Men’s Health Month!
Did you know…men die at higher rates than women from the top 10 causes of death.
Men’s Health Month is celebrated all through the month of June and aims at promoting awareness of preventable health problems and encouraging early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This month is a great time for men to visit their health care provider or local clinic for a routine checkup. CCHD offers several programs and resources that can help men get and stay healthy.
- Cancer Control – offers free or low cost cancer screenings to eligible men
- Tobacco Use Prevention – can help men quit using tobacco products and offers education on how to keep boys from beginning to use tobacco
- Immunizations – offers vaccinations to prevent many communicable diseases such as Hepatitis A and B, shingles, and influenza
- Health Promotion and Wellness – can give tips on how men can stay healthy at work and home by eating healthy and incorporating physical activity into their everyday lives
Visit www.cchdmt.org to learn more about the many ways that CCHD can help keep you or the men in your life healthy this June!