Australian men are more likely than Australian women to get sick from serious health problems and their mortality rate is much higher. The top 10 causes of premature death in men can mostly be prevented, too. They are:
- Heart disease
- Trachea and lung cancer
- Chronic lower respiratory diseases
- Prostate cancer
- Alzheimer's disease and Dementia
- Colon and rectum cancer
- Blood and lymph cancer, including leukaemia
You can help the blokes in your workforce reduce their risk of many of these diseases! Start by downloading this free Health by Design resource to stick in a high traffic area at your workplace. It will help raise awareness and you never know who it may help.
Next, get in touch with Health by Design to discuss the range of innovative workplace health solutions we have on offer that make a difference both at home and at work, to help everyone at your workplace lead healthier, safer, happier lives.