Men's Health Experts Dedham MA

Local resource for men's health experts in Dedham, MA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to treatment for heart disease, male pattern baldness, benign enlargement of prostate, erectile dysfunction, prostate cancer, and lung cancer, as well as advice and content on men's skin care.

Dr Albert Andersen - Horses Only!
(508) 361-4185
HORSES ONLY
Westwood, MA

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Marian H. Putnam, M.D.
(617) 364-6784
36 Maple Street
Hyde Park (Boston), MA
Business
Marian H. Putnam, M.D. Private Practice of Pe
Specialties
Pediatrics
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: All Blue Cross PlansBoston Health NetChildren's Medical Security PlanHealth Care Value ManagementHarvard Pilgrim health CareMass Health which is our state's MedicaidPrivate Health Care SystemsGreat WestPruCareTufts Health PlanCarpenter
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: Yes

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Children's Hospital
Residency Training: St. Raphael's New Haven; Cincinnati Children's
Medical School: Tufts Medical School, 1974
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Afar,French

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Barron Chiropractic
(617) 298-6325
1520 Blue Hill Ave
Mattapan, MA

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John Zhang
(781) 492-2899
1410 Highland Ave
Needham, MA
Business
AcuHealing- Boston Acupuncture & Herb Center
Specialties
Acupuncture, Pain, Injury, IVF, infertility, women's condition, mental health, hypertension, stroke, IBS, Sciatica, digestive disorder, weight control, allergies,and most health conditions
Insurance
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: MGH

Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Chinese

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Chestnut Hill Chiropractic & Rehabilitation
(617) 332-5105
180 Wells Ave
Newton, MA

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Marian H Putnam MD
(617) 364-6784
36 Maple St
Hyde Park, MA
Specialties
Pediatrics

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R. MAtthew Miner, DDS
(781) 329-1400
325 River Ridge Road
Norwood, MA
Business
Miner Orthodontics
Specialties
Dentistry & Orthodontics, Braces, Invisalign, Lingial Invisible braces
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Delta Dental, BC/BS and most dental insurances
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes

Doctor Information
Residency Training: Harvard
Medical School: NYU, 1977
Additional Information
Member Organizations: American Dental Association American Association of Orthodontists American Lingual Orthodonitc Association Angle Society Other Orthodontic & Dental organizations
Languages Spoken: English

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Christopher Perkins, MD
(781) 762-1606
825 Washington St
Norwood, MA
Business
Associates In Internal Medicine
Specialties
Internal Medicine

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Dedham Medical Associates
(781) 329-1400
325 River Ridge Dr
Norwood, MA

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Barron Chiropractic
(617) 524-6325
456B Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA

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10 Leading Causes of Death for Men, and What Actions Can Be Taken to Improve the Odds

Written by Jeff Behar   

 

 

10 Leading Causes of Death for Men

 

   1. Diseases of the heart

   2. Malignant neoplasms (cancers)

   3. Cerebrovasular diseases (stroke)

   4. Accidents (unintentional injuries)

   5. Chronic lower respiratory diseases

   6. Diabetes mellitus

   7. Influenza and Pneumonia

   8. Intentional self harm (suicide)

   9. Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis

  10. Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis (kidney diseases)

 

 

What Men Can Do About their Health

 

Your general health is subject to risk factors such as age, genetics (family history) and personal lifestyle habits (e.g., diet, drinking, smoking, etc.). While specific risk factors such as and genetics are beyond your control, you still can take steps to change your personal habits to take charge of your health. The following are some specific steps that you can take to lower your risk to disease or injury, extend your life and improve the quality of your life:

 

Stick to a healthy diet. When choosing foods to eat, consider their impact on your health. Consider your family history and predisposition to diabetes, high cholesterol and heart disease. Consider how the foods you choose may also affect your weight, and your blood pressure. Generally speaking your diet should include healthy servings of vegetables, healthy oils (such as Omega-3’s), low in saturated fat, high in fiber, low in salt and simple sugars, with a consideration for fruits that also contain anti-oxidants that help combat free radicals and reduce your risk to specific cancers.

 

Supplement your diet. Do to process foods today, as well as specific methods of cooking and limitations in food choices and diets there are many people that do not get the micronutrients that they need that are important to maintain good health and prevent disease. A good supplement can help you meet your body’s needs for such micronutrients that you might be lacking in your diet.

 

Have regular checkups and screenings. Many of the major health risks that men face – like heart disease, colon cancer or prostate cancer - can be prevented and treated with early diagnosis. Screening tests that find diseases early can save lives because they can catch issues when they are easier to treat.

 

Have periodic full check ups that include stress test, body scans, blood panels, prostate exam, colonoscopy, dermatological exam (to catch early signs of cancerous growths).

 

Know what's normal. Men often will delay seeing a doctor because they assume their symptoms are a natural part of getting older or that there are no easy treatments aside from surgery. Some symptoms may be con...

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