eBook Men’s Health Concerns Sourcebook, 4th Edition

  • Sandra Judd
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  • ISBN-10: 0780812646
  • ISBN-13: 9780780812642
  • DDC: 613.04234
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 640 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Provides up-to-date information on basic health conditions for men. Includes guidelines for maintaining wellness with facts about recommended screenings, checkups, and vaccinations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Preface.
1: Men's Health Basics.
2: Gender-Specific Health Differences.
3: Self-Examinations Recommended for Men.
4: Recommended Screening Tests for Men.
5: Vaccinations for Men.
6: Managing Common Disease Risk Factors.
7: Aim for a Healthy Weight.
8: Nutrition Tips for Men.
9: Physical Activity: Key to a Healthy Life.
10: Leading Causes of Death in Men.
11: Causes of Death: A Statistical Overview.
12: Alzheimer Disease.
13: Chronic Liver Disease.
14: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
15: Colorectal Cancer.
16: Diabetes.
17: Heart Disease.
18: HIV and AIDS.
19: Homicide.
20: Influenza and Pneumonia.
21: Kidney Disease.
22: Liver Cancer.
23: Lung Cancer.
24: Motor Vehicle Accidents.
25: Other Accidents and Injuries.
26: Penile Cancer.
27: Prostate Cancer.
28: Stroke.
29: Suicide.
30: Testicular Cancer.
31: Sexual and Reproductive Concerns.
32: Kidney and Urological Disorders.
33: Penile Concerns.
34: Disorders of the Scrotum and Testicles.
35: Noncancerous Prostate Disorders.
36: Sexual Dysfunction.
37: Male Infertility.
38: Vasectomy and Vasectomy Reversal.
39: Nonsurgical Contraception.
40: Safer Sex Guidelines.
41: Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
42: Other Medical Issues of Concern to Men.
43: Male-Linked Genetic Disorders.
44: Breast Concerns in Men.
45: Osteoporosis in Men.
46: Sleep Apnea Is More Common in Men than in Women.
47: Male Pattern Baldness.
48: Mental Health Concerns in Men.
49: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drug Use in Men.
50: Violence Against Men.
51: Body Image and Eating Disorders in Men.
52: Male Menopause.
53: Additional Help and Information.
54: Glossary of Men's Health Terms.
55: Directory of Resources That Provide Information about Men's Health.
Index.