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  1. It ain't strong to be silent

    04/09/20

    Blood pressure project targeting black African and Caribbean men. In a project led by the Race Equality Foundation, the Men’s Health Forum teamed up with Faith Action and Clinks to develop a community-centred programme to offer blood pressure testing and ... More

  2. Response to the Women & Equalities Committee Covid - 19 Enquiry

    01/05/20

    The Men's Health Forum's response in full to the UK parliament's Women & Equalities Committee Enquiry on Covid-19 The PDF download is below or follow this link for the news story: Covid-19 shows we need a men's health policy now Pr ... More

  3. Men's Pie Club Blog

    16/08/18

    What's the recipe for Pie Club? Our Pie Club blog looks at the project's ingredients in more detail: the challenge Pie Club seeks to meet, the evolution of the idea, our experiences and evaluation plans.   Professional ... More

  4. Male attitudes to primary care

    24/03/17

    Findings from the Forum's Opinion Leader survey, March 2016. Key findings Although the majority of working men would be able to see their GP if they needed to, some groups are less likely to be able to – including those that find it difficult to take ... More

  5. Improving GP access links

    23/03/17

    Content on this website related to GP access. Our how to guides contain the latest on how to 'do' men's health. Our man manuals provide the information men need in an accessible easy way. These articles might also help: Easy Ways to Improve ... More

  6. Easy ways to improve GP access

    27/03/17

    When it comes to making GPs more accessible, there are some cheap, easy wins to be had. In the UK, men are far more likely to die young than women- 40% of males die before the age of 75 compared to 26% of females. Indeed, even today, one man in five dies ... More

  7. Latest Research on GP access

    27/03/17

    We all want to improve GP access but how can it be done? Here you'll find the latest research. A National Audit Office report on Improving patient access to general practice was published in January 2017. It says: 'We have not seen evidence that ... More

  8. How to improve men's health at work

    19/10/16

    Putting good mental health into health and safety at work. This article by Men's Health Forum website editor Jim Pollard was originally published in Insight, the magazine of the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM). It is enc ... More

  9. EDS2

    28/01/16

    The Equality Delivery System for the NHS (EDS2): Guide to Engagement with the Local Voluntary Sector Professional Attachment Size EDS2 Guide 440.92 KB ... More

  10. Job Centres must address health inequalities

    19/01/16

    The Men's Health Forum's evidence to the independent review into the effects on employment outcomes of drug or alcohol addiction and obesity. The Men's Health Forum has responded to Professor Dame Carol Black's consultation as part of ... More

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