• Males die younger
  • Males are more likely to be diagnosed with cancer
  • Males are more likely to die of cancer
  • Males are more likely to die of diabetes
  • Males are more likely to die of heart disease

Males put of seeing their doctor even when they are sick!

Facts

  • Around 3,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer annually
  • Men have a 40% higher risk of dying before the age of 65 than women
  • 16 New Zealanders die from coronary heart diseaseĀ  a day
  • 24 New Zealanders a day have a stroke of which 25% are under the age of 65