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The Internet hosts a vast
array of information focusing on men's health and other relevant issues
affecting males. To get you started, here is a small sample of some
of this material. Inclusion on this list does not, however, imply
that MHFI endorses the work of any of these bodies ...
Heel: Men's Magazine - access to archived editions of "Achilles
Heel: Men's Magazine". Each edition focuses on specific issues
Men's Health Site - addresses a comprehensive range of male health
issues including body, mind, lifestyle and illness.
Research UK - information for anyone who wishes to know more about
cancer or wants practical advice on how to reduce the risk of getting
Men's Health Forum - links to European initiatives on men's health.
Includes "A Report on the State of Men's Health across 17 European
Up Smoking - NHS advice, information and support on giving-up
Away Just Say - an Northern Irish website offering mental health
support to young people - especially important for boys and young
Promotion Agency NI - online access to their publications as well
as information about forthcoming events and training opportunities.
They also have a links
page to other useful health-related websites.
Men's Health Database - a directory of individuals and organisations
that work with, or influence the health of men within their country
Health Forum UK - news, information, events and discussion on
all aspects of men's health policy.
Health In The North East - part of North Eastern Health Board's
(Ireland) website dealing specifically with men's health issues.
Health Library - access to government and private sector publications,
reports and analysis pertaining to health, social science and gender
Men's Health Week - information on the proposals and activities
for Men's Health Week.
Doctor - medical information service including discussion forums,
self-help tests, "Ask the Doctor" service and an online medical encyclopaedia.
Direct - medical encyclopaedia, self-help health guides, common
health-related questions, information on illnesses and treatments
Out Suicide! - suicide awareness and prevention information for
those feeling depressed and suicidal and for those bereaved by suicide.
Black Dog - Irish site for men who suffer from depression, anxiety
or suicidal thoughts. Provides links to support/information, acts
as a lobbying forum, and suggests techniques to overcome problems.
Men's Bibliography - referenced list of writing on men, masculinities,
gender, and sexuality.
- USA site which provides links to other useful networks/resources,
features on specific topics, relevant book reviews, a monthly magazine
Men's Project - an information portal for men's work/issues in
the north of Ireland. It features news, online access to reports,
a local Directory of men's work, an Images of Men exhibition and resources.
Rainbow Project - aims to address the physical, mental and emotional
health needs of gay and bisexual men living in, working in, or visiting
Red Knob - UK site which provides straight-talking health information
to young men in an irreverent and accessible way.
Bullying - workplace bullying, stress, employment law and your
- Irish site offering information, resources and support for young
people around sexual health, drugs and alcohol issues.