Believe it or not, Dudes, Your Health Matters!!!

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June is Men’s Health Month, a nationally recognized and designated time to focus on encouraging men of all ages to pay attention to their physical and mental health. My addition to this very necessary awareness month is also spiritual health screening because when your spirit is ignored, your mind and body begin to feel the pain. Anyway, let’s get on with it.   As a family nurse practitioner, I care for males and females across the life span: newborns through elderly. My unofficial survey, based on daily interaction with patients, shows that most of the adult male patients I see rarely seek health care.   A typical response to the question “When was your last physical exam?” is “Well, let’s …