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Men's Health Awareness and Wear Blue Day
Join us in the celebration of June as National Men's Health Month and June 15-21 as National Menís Health Week by wearing blue on Friday, June 19 in support of men's health. The goal of Men's Health Month is to raise awareness of preventable health problems and to encourage early detection and treatment among men and boys. You can support men's health and raise awareness by hosting your own Wear Blue Day in June.
An outdoor educational event focusing on men's health will be held on Friday, June 19 at 10 a.m. at the RSA Park on Monroe Street in Montgomery. Other events in Alabama will also promote menís health. Free prostate cancer screenings are scheduled for June 20 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Dallas County Health Department, 100 Sam O. Moseley Drive, Selma, and on August 15 at the Monroe County Health Department, 416 Agriculture Drive, Monroeville.
News Release: Men urged to be positive role models and make their health a priority
ADPH offers materials with information on recognizing and preventing some of the most common health issues men face today.