The purpose of Menís Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.
This month gives health care providers an opportunity to encourage men and boys to seek regular medical advice and early treatment for disease and injury.
Did you know...
Men die at higher rates than women from the top 10 causes of death including heart disease, cancer and stroke
Men are the victims of over 92% of workplace deaths. (BLS)
In 1920, women lived, on average one year longer than men. Now, men, on average, die almost six years earlier than women. (CDC)
Women are 100% more likely to visit the doctor for annual examinations and preventive services than men. (CDC 2001)
If you would like to speak to a health care professional about your health or to schedule an appointment, call WHC at 724-626-2610.
To provide free primary and preventative health care to uninsured individuals and families.
By 2015, the uninsured in southwestern Pennsylvania will have access to free primary and preventative health care through Wesley Health Center, a modern medical facility that is a leader in assessing and addressing health needs, and supported by the community through referral networks, partnerships, financial contributions, volunteer efforts and marketing.
All services at WHC are free to residents of southwestern Pennsylvania but donations are gratefully accepted!
Make a memorial or special occasion gift to help Wesley Health Center! Making a gift to WHC is a wonderful way to honor a loved one who has passed away or who is celebrating a birthday or anniversary.
Call today to schedule a well-woman visit at WHC, provided by our partners at Adagio Health
WHC is looking for volunteers! If you are a licensed health care provider, working or retired, think about donating a few hours of your time each month.
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A special "thank you" to Lamar Advertising for helping WHC celebrate 20 years of service to the community by agreeing to put WHC information on bulletin boards around Fayette County.
Look for them through the summer of 2013.
It's always a good time of year to help your community by helping WHC. Many of your family, friends and neighbors may be among those unable to afford health insurance but who need health care. For these individuals, there is Wesley Health Center, the only free clinic in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Please consider a tax-deductible donation to help WHC continue to provide services to uninsured in our community. For more information, click here.