This important resource offers a practical approach to understanding the health of males of all races, ethnicities, socioeconomic status, cultures, ages, and orientations. It provides solid guidance for males to optimize their well-being and prevent illness and impairment. Each chapter of this book comprehensively reviews an important dimension of a male health and examines the contributing epidemiological, historical, psychosocial, cultural/ethical, legal, political, and economic influences. It is ideal for programs in health education, public health, community health nursing, and other health sciences. The diverse range of topics will allow for complete coverage ranging from body and sexuality to aggression and occupational health.
Keywords: Public Health Behavior & Education, teaching about male health, males and health, preventing illness in males, epidemiological issues of male health, psychological issues of male health, male intellectual health, males and environmental health, males and spiritual health, Historical and contemporary overview of male health issues, Male Health and Birth and infancy, Male Health and Early childhood, Male Health and Toddler years, Male Health and Young childhood, Male Health and Pre-adolescence, Male Health and Adolescence, Male Health and Young adulthood, Male Health and Middle adulthood, Male Health and Older Adulthood, Male Health and Elderly Years