June is Men’s Health Month

Not only does Father’s Day fall in June, but it’s also men’s Health Month.

The Providence Baptist Church Medical Ministry’s mission is to provide information and service that will enable our congregation to glorify God with healthy bodies which are the temples of the Holy Spirit.  The below interesting facts are from a flyer  published by the Medical Ministry.

In order to make a change you need to know the stats…

  • On average, men live about 5 years less than their female counterparts
  • Men have a higher death rate for most of the leading causes of death, including cancer, heart disease, diabetes and suicide
  • 1 in 2 men will develop cancer in their lifetime
  • Men make 1/2 as many physician visits for prevention as women

Schedule a checkup today!  Do it for yourself and for those who count on you.

Learn more at: www.menshealthmonth.com or call 1-866-543-6461 ext. 101

 

 

 

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