Health Reference Series: Men's Health Concerns Sourcebook

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

ISBN: 978-0-7808-1482-0
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 25
Book Status: Pending
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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