Secure Man is a joint venture between the Men’s Health Forum and the Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (which provides mental health care to those people living in Birmingham and Solihull).
Male mental health is in crisis. Men make up just a third of referrals to NHS talking therapy services yet account for three-quarters of suicides. Something doesn’t add up.
Some very interesting interviews. Purplespace is a social business with a big mission: To make it easier for employees to navigate the experience of ill health, disability or the experience of an accident or injury, at the same time as flourishing at work.
The growing diabetes crisis is quite literally decimating men with one in ten now affected.
In the UK today there are already over 750,000 people of working age living with cancer. I am one of them.
Men’s Health Week 2017 was titled Hazardous Waist.
Serious Drinking is a joint venture between the Men’s Health Forum and Drinkaware that aims to provide men with the facts about alcohol in a readable and non-nagging way. I wrote, edited and designed.
No, not an unspotted typo. The Dutch Pharmacy Project for the European Men’s Health Forum was designed to get men in the Netherlands to use pharmacies for health advice, particularly about weight. I wrote the copy and designed the leaflet and accompanying website in Adobe Muse.
Article for IIRSM’s Insight. The IIRSM are the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management, the professional body for health and safety practitioners based in UK.
The article looks at the wider implications for employers of the fact that 20% of their male workforce will die before they retire and what they can do to help reduce premature death in their workers.
Link to article: the bigger picture