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Your Relationship with Your Mother: A SURVEY FOR MEN (for Maggie Dent)

May 10, 2017
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Your Relationship with Your Mother: A SURVEY FOR MEN (for Maggie Dent)

Maggie Dent has started writing her next book – Mothering Sons. As part of her informal research for the book, she is very keen to hear from men 18+ about their relationships with their mothers. The online survey will only take a few minutes and...
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Booking open NOW for screenings of the Red Pill in Sydney, Maroochydore and Adelaide Hills. Perth and Melbourne to follow.

March 29, 2017
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Booking open NOW for screenings of the Red Pill in Sydney, Maroochydore and Adelaide Hills. Perth and Melbourne to follow.

An impassioned plea from Bettina Arndt... Ok, all you people who care about what is happening to men and boys in this country. I’m spending many hours trying to organise screenings of The Red Pill – partly as a free speech issue and more i...
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New Male National Male Health Conference

February 7, 2017
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New Male National Male Health Conference

Don’t miss out on the early bird rate, ends February 10 Male Suicide tops the agenda at  NEW MALE NATIONAL MALE HEALTH CONFERENCE Present Challenges and Future Solutions Thursday March 2 & Friday March 3, 2017 Holiday Inn Hotel, 18 &nda...
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A Single Father’s Story of Alienation

August 19, 2016
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A Single Father’s Story of Alienation

Up until March 27th 2011, I shared a wonderful strong and happy bond with my then 7 year old boy, since the day he was born. I was never married to his mother, I am 9 years younger than her and our relationship ended prior to her pregnancy. Without mo...
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Your help needed: crowdfunding to save lives

June 24, 2016
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Your help needed: crowdfunding to save lives

A suicide can leave an empty space that hurts a family for generations, in addition to the tragedy of the life lost. But there are actions we can take to reduce suicide and you can help put them into action. The Australian Men’s Health Forum is ...
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Male Health in Australia – A call for action

June 9, 2016
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Male Health in Australia – A call for action

Despite three decades of adverse statistics, male health policy or rather the lack of it, continues to fail the Australian male Research continues to demonstrate a disproportionate gender differential in death and illness for males in Australia The Na...
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Preventing Male Suicide – Become Part of the Solution

August 16, 2015
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Preventing Male Suicide – Become Part of the Solution

Suicide is the number one killer of men under 44 years of age.  It is not just an issue for health and mental health services, but one that must be owned by our community.  We need to do more than merely talk about it. Each of us can pla...
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6th National Australian Men’s Shed Association Conference

February 5, 2015
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6th National Australian Men’s Shed Association Conference

Conference Name: 2015 Australian Men's Shed Association 6th National ConferenceLocation: Newcastle, NSWDate: 17 - 20 October 2015Venue: Civic Precinct NewcastleTheme: InnovationWebsite: www.dcconferences.com.au/mensshed2015/ Description: This years&rs...
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New Centre Puts Focus On Men’s Health

November 20, 2014
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New Centre Puts Focus On Men’s Health

The first Australian health care service focussed specifically on the health of men was officially opened in North Melbourne today. The Australian Centre for Prostate Cancer and Men's Health will cater to male patients experiencing conditions such as ...
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Men’s Health Toolkit booklet

September 9, 2014
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Men’s Health Toolkit booklet

Foundation 49 provides a 38 page colour A5 booklet covering a range of men’s health topics in everyday language. From 1 November 2013 the Men’s Health Toolkit will be available free of charge to individuals and ‘Not For Profit’...
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A Whole New Ballgame

September 9, 2014
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A Whole New Ballgame

An excellent regular free Men's Health newsletter from Foundation 49. Click here to go to their website.
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Prostate Cancer Fun Day – Tuncurry (NSW) – Fathers Day

August 14, 2014
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Prostate Cancer Fun Day – Tuncurry (NSW) – Fathers Day

A FREE FAMILY FUN DAY OF ACTIVITIES AT JOHN WRIGHT PARK TUNCURRY (JUST NEAR THE BRIDGE) Fathers Day - Sunday 7th September 2014, 10am to 2pm Bring Dad out on his special day and celebrate life to the fullest with lots of free entertainment for the who...
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More man-friendly health services needed to stem suicide flow

June 11, 2014
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More man-friendly health services needed to stem suicide flow

Suicide continues to be one of the top 10 causes of death amongst men, with suicide prevention campaigners using a Canberra conference to call for more "male friendly" health services to encourage men to seek help. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of ...
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More man-friendly health services needed to stem suicide flow

June 11, 2014
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More man-friendly health services needed to stem suicide flow

Suicide continues to be one of the top 10 causes of death amongst men, with suicide prevention campaigners using a Canberra conference to call for more "male friendly" health services to encourage men to seek help. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of ...
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High male death rates throughout the world must be tackled, says new global men’s health body

June 9, 2014
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High male death rates throughout the world must be tackled, says new global men’s health body

Globally, men die five years earlier than women and are 50% more likely to die between the ages of 15 and 60. In countries classified as ‘least developed’ and ‘less developed’ by the United Nations, adult mortality fell faster ...
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For Men’s Health Week – have the chat that saves lives!

June 9, 2014
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For Men’s Health Week – have the chat that saves lives!

Men’s Health Week is a good time to ask the blokes in your life – have you thought about organ and tissue donation? In Australia there are around 1,600 men, women and children on transplant waiting lists at any one time.  With only 1%...
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