Category: Policy

Advocacy, Health, Policy, Public Policy

Why Men Should Care About the Opioid Crisis

Last week, I attended a timely briefing on Capitol Hill about the ongoing opioid crisis in the United States. The briefing was hosted by Air Conditioning Contractors of America’s (ACCA) partners at the Men’s Health Network, Congressman Donald Payne, Jr. (D-NJ) and Congressman Markwayne Mullin (R-OK), who is a former HVAC contractor. It is great […]

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Editorials, Health

healthcare insurance fraudHow to Protect Your Family from Healthcare Fraud

Most savvy consumers are already on the lookout for online identity theft and are proactive about protecting their finances, but medical identity theft is an overlooked but pervasive crime that’s on the rise. The number of patients impacted by medical identity theft has increased nearly 22 percent in the last year alone. Untangling medical identity […]

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Boys, Health, Legislative, Policy

Dr. Arthur Evans, Jr., CEO, American Psychological Association, discusses men’s mental health

Interview conducted at the briefing by the Congressional Men’s Health Caucus with Men’s Health Network. Washington, DC. on CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) – What Does It Cover for Boys and for Girls? Video by MHNMedia

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Legislative, Public Policy

How Can Medical Personnel Protect Patients' Sensitive InformatioHow Can Medical Personnel Protect Patients’ Sensitive Information?

The proper ways for handling a patient’s health records are set forth by the government at national and local levels. All healthcare organizations must have systems in place to comply with these legal requirements, referred to as HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996). The penalties associated with not following the laws and […]

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Advocacy, Aging, Cardio, Events, Family, Health, Health, Masculinity, Mental Health, Nutrition, Other Cancers, Prostate, Sex, testosterone, Well-being

June Is Men’s Health Month—Get Involved

Did you know there was a month entirely dedicated to raising awareness for issues impacting the health and wellness of men and boys? June will honor the 23rd annual Men’s Health Month. The month also coincides with Men’s Health Week (June 12-18), a special awareness period created by Congress, and the #ShowUsYourBlue campaign on June […]

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