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  1. Men and Cancer: Saving Lives expert report


    The Men’s Health Forum's report asks why men are more likely to be diagnosed with and to die from nearly all common cancers. The Forum also produced a supporting report with Cancer Research UK and others, highlighting the extent of the problem. Men a ... More

  2. Men's use of online health info


    A review of the literature on men’s health-seeking behaviour and use of the internet published as part of the Haringey Man MOT project. The report says that the internet has helped men access health information but that it doesn't change social norms ... More

  3. Try to see it my way - relationship counselling


    A new report from the Men's Health Forum has revealed the lack of emotional support for men in relationship difficulties.   Try to see it my way: Improving relationship support for men, published with Relate, explores men’s attitudes to seeking relat ... More

  4. Haringey health data report


    The first publication from the Men's Health Forum's landmark Haringey Man MOT project assesses local needs and shows the importance of looking at gendered data. The Haringey Men’s Health Intelligence Data 2013, which pulls together all the healt ... More

  5. Key data: cancer and circulatory diseases


    Key data on cancer and circulatory diseases in men. Compiled by the Men’s Health Forum, March 2013 Cancer Cancer is more common in men than women. Men have a 14% higher risk of developing cancer. In the UK in 2011, the European age-standardised incidence ... More

  6. Million men activity challenge


    The Million Men challenge sets out the Men's Health Forum's challenge to government, NHS, local authorities, sports organisations and charities to work together to get one million more middle-aged men more active. Action is urgently needed, the ... More

  7. Key data: diet, weight and diabetes


    Statistics on men's diet, weight and diabetes. Compiled by Men’s Health Forum, July 2014. Men generally eat a poorer diet than women and are less knowledgeable about healthy foods. 24% of men and 29% of women consumed the recommended five or more por ... More

  8. Key data: physical activity


    Statistics on men and physical activity Compiled by Men’s Health Forum, June 2014 Men are more likely than women to be physically active. In England in 2012, 67% of men and 55% of women aged 16 and over reported that they met the government’s recommendati ... More

  9. Key data: mental health


    Statistics on mental health and men. Compiled by the Men’s Health Forum, July 2014. While women are more likely to be diagnosed with common mental disorders, there are important indicators of widespread mental distress in men. The prevalence of psychotic ... More

  10. Key data: understanding of health and access to services


    Statistics on men's health literacy and use of services Health literacy There is evidence that men have lower levels of health literacy than women. One study found that men were than twice as likely as women to have inadequate health literacy (Refere ... More