DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) – The month of June is devoted to elevating consciousness of males’s well being and focuses on encouraging males to follow and implement wholesome decisions.
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There are some ailments that males are extra vulnerable to than girls. These embody heart problems, hypertension, kind 2 diabetes and extra, however a few of these may be prevented or caught early if males take the time to get checked out.
That’s the essential objective of Males’s Well being Month.
“Even when males really feel wholesome, they do not take into consideration their well being as a lot as they need to,” stated Dr. Justin Hovey, Medical Director of ACOM Ashford Clinic. “In the end, heart problems is a serious killer of males, and males have to be screened for it. Sure organs that now we have to fret about, just like the prostate, additionally have to be examined. For the boys who aren’t enthusiastic about their well being, this can be a nice strategy to convey it to the fore, get checked out, and take into consideration their well being generally.”
To assist, Southeast Well being will host a Males’s Well being Honest on August twentieth on the Dothan Civic Heart the place anybody can obtain a free well being screening.