Are Boys Getting the Message on Good Health

10th July 2009
Are boys getting the message on good health?
Ensuring boys know how to look after their physical and mental wellbeing is an important step towards improving men's health in the long term.

When it comes to men's health, as for so many other things, it's best to start learning good habits young.

At a time when men are leading the health statistics in all the wrong directions - with a higher mortality in just about every health category - the need to help boys become healthy men has particular urgency.

A recent Australian Senate inquiry into men's health has recommended putting programs in place to help boys to take more responsibility for their health. But how do we do it?

More at 'The Pulse', ABC Health and Wellbeing

http://www.abc.net.au/health/thepulse/stories/2009/07/09/2619219.htm

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