Tag Archives: Men’s Health

Hear No, See No, Feel No…Aging as We Get Older?

By Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs  A common denominator amongst most males, besides knowing never to answer the phone when it’s fourth and goal, is that no matter whom you are, where you’ve been, and where you’re going, you are going to get older. As much as the ego loathes admitting that pertinent fact of life, getting …

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Men’s Health – An Investment in Your Future

By Anthony Barkley, Department Head, Health Promotion and Wellness Department, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center I’ve always been a believer that maintaining mission readiness includes taking charge of your overall health. By adopting healthier lifestyle behaviors, you increase your operational readiness and also improve your overall health for years to come. While integrating healthy choices into your lifestyle …

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What’s a guy to eat?

By Cmdr. Paul Allen, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Happy Men’s Health Month! Let’s talk about something we all do…eat. Food is all around us. We pass fast food places on the way to work. We take our family out. Food is everywhere and it’s easy to get. This easiness may not be very beneficial to our health. …

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A Message from Navy Medicine’s Force Master Chief – Focus on Men’s Health

Every year in June, the United States recognizes Men’s Health Month to heighten awareness of preventable health issues commonly found in men and encourage early detection and treatment of disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the top five leading causes of death among men include heart disease, cancer, unintentional injury or accidents, chronic lower respiratory disease and …

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Tips for a Safe and Healthy Summer

By Gerald Hopple, safety manager, and Cmdr. Connie Scott, department head, Health Promotion and Wellness Department, Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center Summer is finally here. The days are longer, the sun is brighter, and the air is warmer. It’s time to head to the beach or the backyard for well-deserved relaxation with family and friends. Just remember to …

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