June is Men's Health Awareness Month, which is dedicated to raising awareness to diseases that are common among males. To raise awareness of these diseases, health care providers encourage men to receive regular medical checkups. "The most common diseases that affect men are heart disease, lung, colon and skin cancer and strokes," said Ashley Rachal, 2nd Aerospace Medical Squadron dietician. "Prevention is essential among young men because we often do not think about our health and prevention of diseases until we are much older, and then it is too late." More.
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