Site icon VitalTech

National Men’s Health Month 2022

June is Men’s Health Month! We, at VitalTech, are bringing awareness to the various health conditions that men suffer from and encouraging men, boys, and families to practice living healthy lifestyles. With early detection and appropriate treatments, these conditions can be managed or even prevented.

Did You Know?

Compared to women, men generally live five years less. Among the leading cause of death; cancer, heart disease, diabetes, and suicide, men have a higher mortality rate [1]. One in two men will develop cancer, as opposed to one in three women [2]. The American Cancer Society estimates about 34,500 deaths from prostate cancer in 2022 [3] . According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) women are 100% more likely to seek physician care for annual examinations and preventative services than men [4]. Furthermore, men are much more likely to be uninsured [5].

How to Live a Healthier Lifestyle

Research has shown that compared to women, men are more likely to, drink alcohol, smoke, and lack physical activity. These all lead to men living generally less healthy lifestyles. Start improving your mental and physical health today with the following:

How We Can Help

If you are currently struggling with chronic health conditions, we are here for you. VitalCare is ideal for patients with heart failure, diabetes, COPD, obesity, and long COVID. VitalCare takes a proactive approach to health care with features that track vitals, macro nutrients, medications, and much more! To learn more about the various ways VitalCare can support you, click here.

Exit mobile version