Roadblocks And Motivators To Men's Health

Roadblocks And Motivators To Men's Health

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 10:00am

CAMPAIGN: Duckprints in the Community

CONTENT: Article

By Virgil Miller

Whether due to reluctance, being busy or apprehension, doctor visits do not rank high on men’s priority lists. In fact, Aflac’s 2021 Men’s Health Issues Survey found 45% of men did not go to the doctor for an annual checkup in the past 12 months.

Out of sight, out of mind is not a good way to take care of your health, because avoiding the doctor only heightens risks. June is Men’s Health Month, which opens the door for brokers and consultants to address this challenge with clients and raise awareness around important men’s health issues, including the way benefits can help encourage preventive care for employees.

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