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Men’s Health

When Politics Trumps Science

As happened following the controversial decisions of the United States Preventive Services Task Force on breast cancer screening, another controversy embroils the independent panel regarding prostate screening. A report last month from the Wall [...]

November 22, 2010 // 2 Comments

Same Sex Disparities in Access to Care

Same-sex couples have a level of access to insurance coverage and health care that is intermediate to that of married and unmarried different-sex couples. The authors of this study analyzed data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, a [...]

April 19, 2010 // 1 Comment

Health Insurance Among Low Income Fathers

Traditional needs-based public health insurance programs have focused on the “deserving poor,” a group typically consisting of children and pregnant women. As a result, men have been discriminated against by public programs such as [...]

March 1, 2009 // 2 Comments