Men’s Health

Men’s Health

Men are typically more reluctant to seek medical help than women, but this delay could have negative consequences.

In addition to general health problems, men can face a wide range of issues, including, erectile dysfunction, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health issues and eating disorders. Don’t risk suffering in silence when these resources and your practice team can provide the confidential treatment you need.

Men’s Health

Local Services

Sexual health:
www.gosexualhealth.co.uk
www.rapecentre.org.uk

Men in Sheds:
www.ageuk.org.uk/cheshireeast/our-services/men-in-sheds

National Services

Campaign against living miserably:
www.thecalmzone.net

Erectile dysfunction:
www.nhs.uk/conditions/erection-problems-erectile-dysfunction

Prostate cancer:
www.nhs.uk/conditions/prostate-cancer

Prostate cancer screening – The pitfalls:
www.scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2018/03/06/why-a-one-off-psa-test-for-prostate-cancer-is-doing-men-more-harm-than-good

Sexual advice association – Fact sheets for men:
www.sexualadviceassociation.co.uk/factsheets/for-men/for-men-factsheets

Testicular self examination:
www.baus.org.uk/_userfiles/pages/files/Patients/Leaflets/Testicular%20self%20examination.pdf

Domestic Abuse Hub

Local Services

East Cheshire Domestic Abuse Hub – 24 hour helpline 0300 123 5101

www.cheshireeast.gov.uk/livewell/staying-safe/domestic-abuse-and-sexual-violence/domestic_abuse_getting_help
www.openthedoorcheshire.org.uk/find-support

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