Men's Health - Fit for Life
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, men are 24 percent less likely than women to have visited a physician in the last year and 30 percent more likely to be hospitalized for preventable conditions like congestive heart failure or diabetes. *Source: http://www.ahrq.gov/news/press/pr2010/menshealthpr.htm
WellStar is making it easier for men to be proactive about their health with nearly 300 physicians in primary care network locations in our communities convenient to home or work. We offer compassionate care with expert diagnosis, treatment and information about men’s health issues like diabetes, erectile dysfunction, heart disease, lung cancer and stroke, to name just a few.
WellStar Health System delivers care, convenience and peace of mind for men who want to get well, live well and stay well, whether taking action to keep fit with cardio and strength training in WellStar Health Place or being screened for prostate cancer, cholesterol levels or diabetes.
WellStar also offers programs and screenings that address men’s unique health needs at every stage of life. From worksite programs on nutrition and weight management to identifying prostate cancer risks, WellStar keeps you up to date on the latest prevention and treatment for men’s health concerns.