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Movember

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Movember, a Global men's health initiative to reduce prostate cancer and depression.

Movember, a Global men's health initiative to reduce prostate cancer and depression.

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  • 1.  
  • 2. The average life expectancy of a man in New Zealand is 4 years less than a woman
  • 3.  
  • 4. Men access health services 30-40% less than women
  • 5.  
  • 6. Why don’t men access health services?
  • 7.  
  • 8. The good old "she'll be right" attitude and a reluctance to see a doctor about an illness or for regular medical checks contribute to reduced life expectancy
  • 9.  
  • 10. The key men's health charitable causes for Movember 2008 in New Zealand are Men's depression & Prostate cancer
  • 11.  
  • 12. 1 in 10 men experience depression during their lifetime but most don't seek help
  • 13.  
  • 14. Every year in New Zealand 2,700 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer and about 600 die of the disease
  • 15.  
  • 16. Testicular Cancer is the most common cancer in young men aged 18 to 35
  • 17.  
  • 18. You Can Help
  • 19. Join Them http://www.movember.com
  • 20.  
  • 21. Donate Today https://www.movember.com/nz/donate/donate-details.php?action = sponsorlink&rego =2013846&country= nz http://kiwilight.blogspot.com http://nz.movember.com/donate/index.php
  • 22. Together we can change the face of men's health
  • 23. Chris Sparshott [email_address] Portfolio http://www.slideshare.net/sparkbouy/slideshows Blog http://kiwilight.blogspot.com IBM [email_address] Please contribute Mo