June is Men’s Health Month, an opportunity to remind men of the importance of screening, health education, and preventative care.
The AANMC shares resources that are important for men, not just in June, but all year long.

Heart Disease

25% of male deaths are attributed to cardiovascular disease.1 50% of men who die suddenly from coronary heart disease have no symptoms.2 Watch Dr. Fraser Smith’s webinar to learn about hidden things that can warp your metabolism and hurt your heart.

Stress

Stress can ripple through all aspects of our mind and body. Dr. Brad Lichtenstein shares how NDs help patients identify and prevent stressors, teaching them simple techniques to manage stress, and how to avoid situations that may lead to negative impacts on health and well-being.

Infertility

15% of couples experience infertility. One-third of these cases are due to male health issues.1 Naturopathic approaches improve fertility and help couples conceive quickly and safely while addressing the root cause of conception issues.

Cancer

Over 1.5 million people are diagnosed with cancer every year in the Unites States. 40% of men will develop cancer in their lifetime.1 Drawing on decades of combined experience in naturopathic oncology, Dr. Marcia Prenguber and Dr. Marie Winters review the role of a naturopathic physician from risk reduction to survivorship.

Pain Management

Millions of American are prescribed opioids to cope with chronic pain. It’s estimated that 21-29% of patients will misuse them, and  8-12% will develop an abuse disorder.1 46 people die every day in the US from overdosing on prescription opiods.2 Dr. Tyna Moore discusses the opioid crisis and non-pharmacological approaches to pain management.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Most people are embarrassed to talk about problems they experience in the bathroom. With a worldwide prevalence of 10-20%, it’s time to start talking about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).1 Hear from four NDs about why naturopathic medicine may hold the key to uncovering the root cause of IBS.

Depression & Anxiety

30.6% of men have suffered from a period of depression.1 Studies show that anxiety and depression are related to our genetic tendencies and exposure to stressors. Dr. Peter Bongiorno explains how naturopathic medicine can help resolve mood-related issues.

Weight Management

More than 2 out of 3 adults in the United States are either overweight or obese.1 Dr. Afsoun Khalili reviews natural approaches to weight loss and healthy weight maintenance.

Diabetes

Over 100 million US adults either have been diagnosed with diabetes or are living with prediabetes.1Learn how naturopathic approaches to diabetes treatment can relieve symptoms, help patients manage blood sugar levels better, and in some cases reverse disease progression.

Arthritis

Arthritis impacts over 50 million Americans, making it the number one cause of disability in the country.1 Learn about the large toolbox naturopathic doctors have to help those suffering with any form of arthritis.

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