Category Archives: Men’s Health

America’s 10 Deadliest Jobs: Male Dominated

Over the last 20 years, of the tens of thousands of reports, editorials, and commentaries on the gender wage gap, maybe five mentioned the gender work death rate. Continue reading

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Video: National Post’s Barbara Kay on Society’s Contempt for Men

Male Matters often deals with rigidly ideological feminists who will not concede for a second that males, too, face contempt and hatred. Barbara Kay gives examples that will stun you. Continue reading

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The silent epidemic of male suicide

“A lack of public awareness and too few explanatory frameworks and preventive efforts specifically targeting male suicide have made a major public health problem largely invisible.” Continue reading

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International study finds heart disease similar in men and women

Heart disease is similar in men and women except for this: In general men incur the disease ten years sooner and die of it at a much higher rate at every age. Continue reading

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“War on Women”

“Insurance companies still charge men more for car and life insurance. A survey of car insurance companies found that the cheapest policy for a woman cost 39 percent less than for a man. A 60-year-old woman pays 20 percent less than a man for a 10-year life insurance policy. Seventy-year-old women pay half as much as men. I don’t hear activists complaining about men paying too much. The ‘victim’ propaganda works only when women pay more.” Continue reading

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Stroke and Cardiovascular Stats

Cardiovascular disease strikes men harder until they start falling from the other 12 leading causes of death. But they fall from heart disease at a higher rate at every age. Continue reading

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Obamacare’s unequal treatment of young men

Democrats always know which gender of the bovine to gore. Continue reading

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Women Should Pay More for Health Care

“Women’s costs are higher, and they live longer, yet Obamacare will charge men the same for health-insurance premiums.” Continue reading

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Gender bias a double-edged sword

“Perhaps what we need is not more feminism or more men’s-rights activism, but a gender-equality movement that promotes fairness for both sexes.” Continue reading

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Brief Misc. News & Views on Gender Issues

Would the world be safer if women ran it? “…U.S. women are almost as supportive of war as men. Even while men make up the majority of soldiers.” Continue reading

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