Men's Health Week

Men’s Health Week

Did you know that men live 4.4 years less than women and that their last 11 years of life are most often spent in poor health? This page on the Men’s Health Week website shares these and other alarming statistics about the health of men and boys in Australia.

It is important to address these issues because, like women, men have profound influence on their children’s health. Research shows that fathers have a particularly strong influence on encouraging healthy eating patterns in children.

Visit the Men’s Health Week website for a wealth of resources you or the men in your life can use: