Health Reference Series: Men's Health Concerns Sourcebook

Editor: Judd, Sandra J.
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $85.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $127.50
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1482-0
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 25
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Provides basic consumer health information about health conditions of concern to men, along with tips for maintaining physical and mental wellness.

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Table of Contents

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